How to Clean a Bathtub Bathtubs are havens for hard water stains, bacteria and soap scum. Almost nothing is better than a shining, clean bathtub. Few things are worse than a grimy, stained bathtub. We've all seen those bathtubs with the pink ring around the basin and the soap ledge with all that weird crust. It could happen to anyone.
How to Clean Laminate Floors Laminate flooring is popular for being durable and tough to stain. However, it gets dirty just like any other surface. Laminate floors need to be cleaned regularly to prevent scratches or warping. Using unhealthy harsh cleansers can create streaks or damage your flooring. There are many ways to clean green and still achieve quality results.
Cleaning Tips for Maintaining Beautiful Hardwood Floors At Maid Brigade, we agree that hardwood floors are a beautiful addition to any home, significantly improving the aesthetic of any interior. However, hardwood floors offer more than just good looks. The Benefits of Hardwood Floors Hardwood flooring can make your home greener. While they can be maintenance-heavy at times, think about some
How to Get Rid of Flies in Your House Flies are attracted to all kinds of things. Usually, the top culprits are decaying organic matter such as old garbage and pet droppings, overripe fruit, alcohol and sweet soda. Outside the home, flies are attracted to pet food bowls containing leftover food, uncovered garbage, thick shrubbery that provides cover and any
How to Clean a Shower Showers are havens for bathroom baddies. Getting your shower to shine can be a tough task when you’re battling with soap scum, hard water stains, mildew or hard-to-clean grout. However, there is good news! Once clean, it’s easy to keep your shower looking great between cleanings. It just takes a little bit of planning and
How to Clean a Mattress For most of us, a mattress is probably one of the last furniture pieces we think about cleaning on a regular basis. While it might be unpleasant to think about the sweat, skin, oils, dirt, dust mites and possibly even food & drink that find their way onto our mattresses, at Maid Brigade we want
How To Clean With Vinegar The best green cleaners are natural products that can be found in your own pantry. Are you ready to clean green? Pull out a bottle of vinegar and you’re ready to go! If you’re wondering how to clean with vinegar, then you’re in luck. Here are a few of our favorite vinegar based “recipes” for
How To Clean With Baking Soda Baking soda might not be the first ingredient that comes to mind when you’re looking for a natural cleaning product, but baking soda is another edible and effective cleaning agent. For those times when you can’t call Maid Brigade, we’ve explained how to clean with baking soda so you can still clean green all
How To Clean Tile Floors Maid Brigade knows that just because you're doing a cleaning chore yourself does not mean you should sacrifice your health or the cleanliness of your home. That's why we've compiled some of our favorite green cleaning tips and tricks so our DIY customers and fans can still reap the benefits of green cleaning in between
How to Remove Soap Scum Soap scum buildup can be a source of frustration for homeowners when cleaning their bathrooms. This cloudy glaze is very difficult to remove. Simply scrubbing with bathroom cleaner will not solve the problem. Cleaning soap scum is hard to do because it is composed of a variety of things including mildew, hard water, mineral deposits,