Vacuum cleaners is definitely the number one partner for those who like to keep their house clean and organized. Currently it is essential for cleaning floors, carpets as well as many other surfaces.
In addition, this device has become less tired and more useful to use than the old broom. You will discover in this article several innovative tricks for using the vacuum cleaner that you may not be completely familiar with.
Below you will find 10 amazing uses of vacuum cleaner that you never imagined!
1. Vacuum cleaner nozzle
An empty roll of toilet paper will be perfect for you! Sticky tape on top of the nozzle and, by shaping it to your liking, you’ll be able to get through even the most remote and narrow spaces. Also, for especially tall and hard-to-reach places, grab a roll of wrapping paper to use as an extension of your nozzle.
2. Curtain cleaning
To keep the curtains clean without having to wash them all the time, simply make a habit of brushing the vacuum cleaner once a month. Should some curtains be too high and difficult to reach, you can use the little trick in point 1 to avoid unnecessary efforts.
3. To remove a coat of paint easy
To remove a coat of paint from the ceiling without leaving traces everywhere, simply place a spatula on the vacuum handle and use the hose to scrape the surface you are interested in, while vacuuming up the pieces of plaster that will come off.
4. Fight bad odors
Sprinkling some cinnamon on the floor before vacuuming the soil. When inhaling, a sweet cinnamon fragrance will spread through the air. If you want to combat bad smells on the sofa, carpet or mattress, spray some baking soda on the surface and leave it for about 45 minutes. Then, using an accessory brush placed over the nozzle of the vacuum cleaner, remove the dust.
5. Searching for small lost objects
You are looking for a small lost object, such as a screw, a bead or an earring? No problem. Use a rubber band to attach a piece of nylon fabric (e.g., socks) to the nozzle of your vacuum cleaner and pass it around where you think the lost object has fallen. You will probably find it caught up in sock.
6. How to comb your daughter’s hair
Pick up the vacuum cleaner, put a rubber band around the tube and vacuum the hair. Then, before pulling it out completely, slide the rubber band over it to keep the classic ponytail shape perfectly. Do not do it with full volume.
7. Damp cloth inside
This trick will help you neutralize the odors inside your device. All you have to do is apply a damp cloth inside your vacuum bag and you’re done.
8. To clean the computer keyboard
Maybe you don’t know it, the keyboard of your computer contains more potentially dangerous bacteria than most of the bathrooms we frequent. So you can clean your computer keyboard by placing the end of a ketchup bottle over the nozzle of the vacuum cleaner and passing it between the keys, vacuuming up the dust and crumbs.
9. Homemade vacuum cleaner bag
Use any clothing or fabric that will hold dust while letting air through to make a bag to put in your vacuum cleaner. Using the adhesive tape, stick a piece of perforated cardboard directly onto the fabric and you have created your DIY bag.
10. Extremely clean carpet
Carpets are not always easy to clean perfectly, removing all the dirt that is deposited on them. However, before vacuuming, try rubbing the fibers of the carpet with an old brush. This should make the next step of vacuuming more effective.