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12 tricks for a quick clean fridge

Thanksgiving is coming, it is necessary to give your house a thorough cleaning. However, there is a lot of house facilities difficult to be cleaned especially, kitchen equipment. One of the most difficult equipment to clean is fridge. It is because it has multiple corners and complicated parts; beside, it is electrical equipment; therefore, the cleaner need to be very careful and patient. But do not worry, I believe that with tips I am going to introduce to you, you totally can give your fridge a quick and clear cleaning before the most important event of the year comes.

  1. before cleaning

A first and compulsory rule when cleaning or repairing electrical equipment is that you have to switch off the electricity source so that you can avoid electrical accident happening . Fridge is not an exception. And it is surely that you secondly, you need to bring all the stuff are already in the fridge out as to make the cleaning easier, or else you even can not clean your fridge but make a mess inside it.

  1. make USE of BAKING SODA

That put a baking soda inside a fridge is a very familiar tricks to dispel bad smell in the fridge. However, few people know how exactly to follow this trick and does it really works. First of all, I guarantee that it certainly works. Secondly, to make it work, you should follow my coming trick. You take a piece of paper then place it in the middle of your fridge to ensure effect of baking soda can spread every where in the fridge. It was not until its odor is gone that it maintain effectiveness.

  1. kick bad smell with used coffee

Besides using baking soda to kick bad smell in the fridge, coffee waste is also a good “spill” to treat this. You only need to do coffee waste the same with baking soda, which is placing a cup of coffee waste in the middle of the fridge. However, to enhance effectiveness to kick bad smelling, you can mix two methods by add some baking soda in coffee waste. It will be magical result in kicking bad smell in your fridge.

  1. EDGE cleaning

Edges, especially where the doors seal up against the ice box, are really difficult to clean. There is a lot of gunk collected here so that you had better give it a wipe every week or everyday if you are an industrious housewife. If you are not in favor of regular cleaning, cleaning at once will take you more time and effort. To make the edges cleaned, you need to use some tricks that are using hot water instead of cold one and clean the edges by a rough rag. Sometimes, if the dirt is two old and hard-solving, you should use specialize chemical liquid or lemon.

  1. make a “revolution”

It is time to check all the stuff in your fridge including their dates. Do not try to store too many things in your fridge that not only make your fridge work less effectively but also cost much electricity. Besides things that are out of dates, you should also throw out things that are unnecessary. So what are unnecessary? There are the things that you just buy but never use.

  1. KEEP IT COLD

While cleaning, you have to turn off the fridge, food must be out. But they still need to be cool after kicking out the fridge. Therefore, put them in an iced box to prevent them from being rotten.

  1. do something with YOUR DRAWERS

Give your drawer a lean by using hot water and soap. You will see an incredible result. Your drawers will sparkle. Sometimes, white vinegar is a good choice with “naughty” dirt that is hard to remove.

  1. deep clean inside

It is time to clean the ice box. In this case, you can use both of two methods I mentioned above: using white vinegar and baking soda or even a mixture of two both. Because it is ice box, it is really cold. Wearing a mask is necessary for you to prevent from catching cold.

  1. AN ALTERNATE METHOD

Another, when you do not have any baking soda, using mixture of salt, water and lemon is a good alternative choice that might be more safe and effective. It is safe for your hand skin and your fridge as well. Beside, it is considered a economical method because you ca take advantage of already used things in your house.

10. EXTERIORS’ cleaning

After finishing interior cleaning, you should do the same with the exteriors to ensure your fridge will completely beautiful from inside to outside. As I said before, you can use a mixture of salt, hot or warm water and lemon as a leaning liquid. It is obvious that you can use it to make a cleaning for the exteriors. You should do the cleaning from the top to the bottom so that dirt can not flow from the top to the bottom if you do the opposite cleaning order. Because the outside of the fridge is easy t be damaged, you need to do more gentle than with the inside.

11. Do with yOUR DRIP PAN

After take care of entire fridge, your drip pan should be the last thing to be taken care. The drip pan is an optional part that some fridges have. If your fridge has one, you should also give it a clean.

12. BE LAZY

If the 11 steps above sound too complicated to you, there are still some ways to throw it out of your mind. Easily, you can wrap every shelf with plastic wrap or cling wrap which you often use with your leftover.

The steps above some how a little bit complicated to some people. However, you can find more easier ways to do the cleaning with your fridge on our website. We always want to provide you with the best information.

A suitable sofa for a living room

To choose a suitable sofa for your living room, there are some factors that you should consider.

  1. Using purpose

According to many interior designers, a sofa or a lounge is a key piece of furniture which needs to last in your living room. Averagely, we spend a sofa approximately seven years. Therefore, it is necessary for a sofa to be long-lasting and balance aesthetics and function. Beside, it needs to be fashionable but not monotonous as not to make your room become outdated after a log time.

It is recommended by designer that buyer should have their own idea of which style you are in and what is your utilizing purpose. In specific, you should answer all the questions below:

  • Who will be main sofa user?
  • What is the maximum number of people who might use this sofa at the same time?
  • Whether you are in favor of sitting or sleeping on this sofa?
  • What is the most suitable size and color of the sofa?
  • Which type of comfort you want to have?

An interior said: “The type of comfort you want will also determine the type of lounge you look for: one with a fixed back often gives a sleeker look, ideal for smaller spaces, but will offer limited comfort compared to a generous loose cover lounge with overfilled back and seat cushions,”

You should consider very carefully before starting your shopping.

  1. Sofa and room fitness

Is your new sofa fitted with your living room? Is it color suited for the wall color? Never forget to put these two questions under consideration before you buy a new sofa. However, first of all, you need to consider the sofa size in comparison with the door size or else when you bring it home, you can not bring it inside living room because they does not fit.

  1. Consideration of location

Remember to choose a good and proper place to place your sofa. Should you place it near window or opposite it? What factors you should consider to place your new sofa? First is the already furniture arrangement I your living room. Do not place your sofa in the crowd of other piece of furniture. Your furniture also needs room to breathe. Arrange the sofa as to your inner living room arrangement really appropriate. The second thing you need to consider is the weather where you live. Sofa is often made from non-waterproof materials so that it is easy to catch the water and to be moistened. If the weather is rainy and has high moisture, you had better place sofa far from window.

  1. Size matters

Size of the sofa must be right for size of the room. Pay attention to size matter is very important. If the size of the sofa is too big, it will make the room unable to breathe just like a congested road. As I said above, your furniture needs room to breathe. Sofa might be the biggest piece of furniture in your room. Therefore its size needs to be suitable for the room or else it will make the atmosphere a little bit stuffy.

Jodie Kingman – an Interior Designer of Coco Republic company suggested purchaser that: “Take into consideration how it looks from all angles – the length, depth and back height.” Another interior designer also has a similar advice for the purchaser that: “Proportions are everything! The sofa is often the largest piece in a living space. Too wide and big; it overpowers the space, too narrow and small and you are left trying to fill in the space with unnecessary furniture”.

So you can understand the importance of a right size sofa to living room designing. Put two below notes under consideration when you start to choose a sofa:

  • A sofa with petite arm profile is rather proper for a small living room. It will look longer and sleeker when you use a one or two seat cushions.
  • A living room that looks like a royal room or room of a wealthy family should be place two sofa or one really big sofa to make a match between style of the room and furniture.
  1. Fashion

The match of the style of the room and style of the sofa is very important to make a great interior design. However, remember some notice when you choose the sofa. It is necessary to keep balance of function and fashion.

  • A white sofa will be really great and easy to be suited for any color wall but you also need to keep in mind that it is really difficult to keep it new and clean in long term.
  • Leather is an extremely fashionable and style material but it is no sooner new. And sometime it smells.
  • If you have children, choose an easy to clean sofa because children always play and jump on the sofa. Therefore, it will have a lot of dirt on the surface.
  1. Adequate quality

Above all, quality of the sofa is the most important key. What is the most important quality factor you must pay attention to? How long that you can utilize this sofa is the most significant things. Buying a new sofa costs a lot of money. If you are not wealthy, it is unable for you to afford a new sofa set whenever the old one is broken or out of order.

 

Room by room cleaning guide

  • Kitchen
  1. Clean spills on the fridge right after when you see them. In case you have much time, do the same with the whole computer from top to the bottom.
  2. Check your fridge or pantry shelf carefully to throw out all the stuff that are out of date and not in your favor.
  3. Collect all unused takeout disposable containers, glass of jars and condiment packed to sell for waste collectors or throw out.
  4. Clean all the fingerprints left in the kitchen cabinets. Depending of type of surface, you can choose different cleaning equipment to be suitable and avoid damages.
  5. Wipe the floors by applying the wax with a long handled paint roller.
  6. Do the cleaning when cooking is a good tip to save time. When you are waiting for water to boil you can rinse dirty utensil or dirty on the dinning table or wash dirty kitchen equipment like pans, pots or put then in the dishwasher. It is good way to have you save time because instead of spending a little time after the dinner, you have this time to relax with family.
  7. Prepare for the breakfast after finishing the dinner or before you go to bed in weekday so that you do not need to get up early to do that. For instance, if you are a coffee addict and you must drink a cup of coffee every morning but you do not want to get up 15 minutes earlier to make it, you can set time of coffee maker in the previous evening.
  • Bathroom
  1. Always store cleaning equipment in a closet near the bathroom to make sudden cleaning become easier. For example, store the floor duster in the corner of the bathroom so that whenever you see your bathroom unclear, you can clean it right that time.
  2. Take advantage of used things even it is not specialized in cleaning term. For instance, if you are tired with your old make up cloths to wash your face, you can wash this and turn it into the cloth to clean sink, counter and floor.
  • Family room
  1. It is time to go through magazine and catalog piles. Check out what are out of date and unutilized to donate for poor children or orphan. Also check your mail box to toss junk mail everyday.
  2. Clean areas that people go on regularly for instance the carpet and you can vacuum other area later on.
  3. Make a quick cleaning before you go to bed or after finishing family playing in the family room such as put all baby toys in the basket, tidy the floor, put the remote controls next to its equipment and threw rubbish.
  4. Put children playing area in top prior. What does it mean? It means that you always need to clean these areas first and best. It is because children have weaker immune system, they easily catch diseases.
  • Bedroom
  1. When you clean your bedroom, do not forget to take time to clean the area under your bed. This is a very dirty area that has a lot of dirt and dust.
  2. Make use of any time to do as much work as possible so that you do not need to spend your weekend on cleaning but only relaxing. For example, when you prepare clothe for a working day in the morning, if you see any thing that you are no longer used or out of date, you can put it in a plastic bag or any kind of bag so that you can remember to throw it out to the rubbish bin. Or you can wait until this bag is full then throw it away.
  3. Check carefully your bookshelf and your book list to classify which you do not read and still read then rearrange them. The books you still read, you should place them in the bookshelf. The rest you can dominate or put them on recycle rubbish bin. It is considered a good behavior to protect the environment.

With these suggestion and tips, every room in your house will be cleaned and clear that will ensure your health and your happiness as well.

TV screen cleaning guide

Your screen captures too many dust. You want to give it a clean but you are confused and do not know how to clean it not to make it out of order. A question is that can you use chemical liquid to clean the TV screen. Do not worry because the following information we are going to provide you will help you solve all the question.

In general, before giving any electrical equipment a cleaning, remembr to unplug them or switch off the power source. For each TV screen brand, we have distinctive tips for you because they have differet feature. In details:

  1. LG screen: I restate that before cleaning any electrical equipment, do not forget to switch off power source or unplug this equipment. Specifically, with LG screen, you should only clean it by using soft and dry cloth. It is an avoidance that you can not spray water directly onto the screen. You should make the prepared piece of cloth wetted then wipe gentlely on the TV screen. Never do this with chemical liquip such as alcohol, benzine and so on.
  2. Panasonic: it is necessary to give the front of TV display a special treatment. Prepare a soft and lint-free cloth to use in cleaning process. Then wipe it gentlely. Nomatter how patient the dirt is, you always hav to be gentle to avoid making your screen out of order. If you can not remove the dirt by using water only, you might use some soft soap but only on this dirt. And after cleaning the dirt with soap, you still have to use water to clean again. After cleaning the scraan with liquid, you have to use a dry cloth to clean it again to ensure that there is not any water drop left on the TV screen. Your screen quality will be enhance significantly after you finish the cleaning.
    1. Samsung: now, every TV screen is LCD screen therefore they are easy to be scratched while you are cleaning. You need to do every step of cleaning process really carefully. Just like any other kind of screen, you need to use a soft cloth to protect your screen against being damaged. Even though you have already turned off the power source, you can not spray water directly onto the TV display. It still can cause fire or electrical shock when the power source is turned on again. A little moisture in the cloth is necessary to clean but do not make it too wet.

Toshiba: wipe the Toshiba screen with a dry cloth. Do this gentle on the surface of the screen. You will get the best result if you use a moisteined cloth. A hard and rough cloth such as jeans or kaki will make the surface damaged. A soft cotton cloth can be a good choice. Some manufacturers produce special cleaning liquid and cloth for each type of screen. When you buy a TV, they will give you these things for convenient cleaning.

From these specific tips, I can conduct a list of compulsory common rules when cleaning a TV screen:

  • Turn off TV and switch off the electricity source before starting to clean
  • Always use a soft cloth to clean the surface
  • Do not spray water directly onto the screen to avoid happenning of failure, fire and electricity shock.

We hope that the tips we provide you will help you much on TV screen cleaning. If your screen is not included in the three kinds above, you still can consider our recommendation and suggestion here to do your cleaning.

Pick up the sofa color suited the living room

  1. Sofa in the living room is considered the center to decorate the whole piece of furniture around so that all the arrangement in the living room is matched with each other. Color is one of the most important factors in décor. The color of your sofa can matched with the rest parts of decoration and coordinate with other elements to make a perfect color block. Beside, this color can be chose to be a unique and outstanding point in the room which is does not integrate with any other piece. For example, you can choose a sofa which is totally matched with the floors and the kitchen by choosing materials the two pieces is made of familiar to each other. Brown leather and wood might become a great couple. The color and the texture of leather and wood are quite same as of the other. In other case, if you want to your sofa fits with other pieces in regardless of color, it is much easier. You only need choose they have similar color and in a same tone such as white and mint or pink and white. Sometimes, people also use contrast colors to make a great and style living room.
  2. It is said that the sofa itself can blend in providing that there are accessories making it stand out. Choosing the sofa having color that is same as color of the wall in the room and decorating it with accent pillows but in a bold and vibrant color is a very popular method people often use. A incredible couple of color are grey and orange. This is two distinctive colors but when we put them to stand together, the result is amazing.
  3. In decoration, sometimes you need to forget the rules and principles and feel as much relaxing as possible so that you can use your creativeness effectively. Or sometimes, make everything simple. In a situation that you are in two minds and can not make a final decision of which color is suitable most for your room, just choose everything in neutral color. They will totally match each other. However, your room might become boring and does not have anything attractive and unique feature.
  4. If you want to use a colorful sofa, it is recommended to keep room coherence. What makes room coherence? It might be shapes of pieces of furniture in the room.
  5. A sofa in a very simple color still can be an outstanding feature in the living room. How to make it? It is very easy. The only thing you need to do is that place it opposite to a contrast background. For example, if there is a white sofa, place it right front of a black wall. It will extremely stand out in your living room.
  6. If you have a large room and you want to have some natural features in your room, you could use colors relating to nature such as green, yellow, white and so on. If your living room has a beautiful views and you want to take this advantage, you should use a large window or invisible material to open this view and easy to observe the outside.
  7. Sometimes, use a same color for almost all pieces of furniture in a creative idea. To prevent your room from becoming a boring and monotonous room, you should choose a unique and distinctive piece of furniture to make a point in the room such as a colorful flower vase on the table in central of the living room or a big picture of your family in the most visible area in the wall and so on.