An Insider’s Guide to Cleaning Hacks

If you’re having trouble cleaning, this might make it easier. These hacks will diminish your troubles with cleaning.

Jenny Park, Columnist

These days, you can find a DIY hack for everything: even cleaning. If you’re tired of chores or cleaning in general, you’re at the right place. Here are nine clever tips to check out if you’re interested in cleaning shortcuts.  

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When you’re cleaning your keyboard, just use an old toothbrush to pick up any lint.

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Restore your shoes by rubbing the stained parts with toothpaste.


Use bread to pick up broken glass.

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Clean your silverware with some baking powder by placing it on the stained parts of the silverware to isolate stains.

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Newspapers can be used to absorb odor in the refrigerator.

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Wash your hair brush with shampoo or dishwashing detergent. After putting on the shampoo or dishwashing detergent, rinse it with water and use your fingers to take off fallen hair on the brush.

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Pour rubbing alcohol, and rub the carpet with a microfiber cloth to remove nail polish.

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Put vinegar in a plastic bag over the shower head and secure with a rubber band. This will clean the shower head.

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Use packing tape to pick up crumbs.