6 Simple Ways to Save Money at Home

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  With the economy being what it is, people are more conscious about their expenses. The last thing you want to be doing is spending money on things that are not essential. There are simple ways to save money at home, which can cut down your bills significantly. Use energy-efficient appliances If possible, buy energy-efficient appliances such as washing machines and dryers that have lower water and energy consumption levels. These will help save energy and thus money over time because they consume less electricity than their non-efficient counterparts do. Consider replacing your old refrigerator with an energy-efficient refrigerator. You may not be aware of the fact that your fridge is one of the biggest consumers of power in your home. An inefficient refrigerator can use up to 300 kWh per year, which is more than 10% of the total household energy bill. So, it is important to get an efficient one that uses less electricity and saves you money on your electricity bill. Use en

The Willie Evangelista Guide for House Cleaning

Most of us hate cleaning because it’s tedious and sometimes, it consumes most of our time in a day. It gets really insane to do things in a fast-paced manner without compromising our other household chores.

But worry not, we’ve got you covered as we are about to spill genius hacks that will forever change how you clean your house.


1. Blender Cleaner



It’s actually easy peasy to clean the blender. Simply fill it up with warm water and drop little amount of dish soap. Turn it on and blend for a few seconds and then dump, rinse with clean water, and dry it.


2. Dishwasher Deep Cleaner

Built in dishwasher
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Run your dishwasher on the highest temperature with a cup of vinegar on the top shelf. Afterwards, sprinkle some baking soda on the bottom and run it again. Now, your dishwasher is immaculately clean!



3. Mattress




Pour some vodka into an empty spray bottle, spritz lightly across your mattress and then leave it to air-dry. The alcohol content of the vodka will precisely kill the odor causing bacteria.


4. Sponge


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Sanitize your sponge by microwaving it while it’s wet for 2 minutes to kill 99% of its germs. You may also opt to run it in a dishwasher.


5. Quick-Dry Wet Shoes & Gloves




Crumble a sheet of newspaper for a super quick dryer. No newspaper? Use a sachet of plain uncooked rice!



6. Grease Stain



Worry not about destroying your clothes with grease. Just cover the stains with a white chalk. Wait a few minutes and then wipe it away with a damp cloth. Voila!



7. Microfiber Couch


Dapper up your couch by using a spray bottle to cover it with a rubbing alcohol.  Then, use a clean white sponge to rub it and fluff the fibers with a hard bristle brush. And you’re finished.


8. Overnight Oven Cleaner



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Place a bowl filled with 1/2 cup of ammonia into the oven and leave it overnight. Next, wipe it clean the next day.



9. Dryer Sheet Cleaners




Make used of dryer sheets to clean anything like TV & shelves. Also, the anti-cling effect will stick around and revoke dirt in the future. Simply amazing, isn’t it?


10. Carpet Stain Lifter



Make a mixture of water and vinegar and spray it on the stain of your carpet. Lay a damp rag over the top, and then lastly, iron it.


There you have it, we hope these newly acquired “skills” help you deal on that dirty house. 

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