Showing posts with label Household tips. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Household tips. Show all posts

September 26, 2018

September 06, 2018


How to clean water strains from waxed surface of furniture?

To remove water strains from waxed surface of furniture,pour liquid wax over it and wipe off immediately, then renew surface finish with new wax.

January 29, 2018


  1. Leather should not be washed unless it is necessary.
  2. Use petroleum to remove mildew on leather.
  3. To clean articles of thin leather, mix about 20 drops of camphor oil in 2 tbsp of milk and rub the articles.
  4. To remove stains from leather goods, wipe with a piece pf cloth soaked in warm milk.The result is immediate.
  5. When storing tennis racquets, rub the strings with vaseline to keep them from snapping.
  6. Before you put tennis racquets away, coat the strings with petroleum jelly. This will keep them supple until the next season.
  7. To prevent your leatherr goods from fungus, mix a little soda-bi-carbonate with milk and clean them thoroughly, then polish with a soft cloth soaked in lavender oil. The fungus and the odour will disappear and the leather item will look new.
  8. Mildewed leather should be treated by rubbing vaseline into the affected spots. The whole surface should then be polished vigorously with a soft cloth.
  9. To give leather articles an excellent shine, rub them with a soft cloth dipped in lemon juice.
  10. After rinsing your white clothes in blue, the same indigo water can be used for cleaning white canvas shoes. Soak the shoes in the water for about 5 minutes (after cleaning of the dirt) and dry the shoes in bright sunlight. You will not have to use a whitener.

July 12, 2016


  • To remove sticker labels from steel vessels without scratching is very simple. Fill the vessel with hot water and remove the label. No marks will be left behind.

July 01, 2016


  • Blood Stains on clothes can be removed by soaking them in cold water. Rub some liquid detergent over the stained portion and rinse in cold water. Then apply a little hydrogen peroxide over the strain and wash with cold water after 5 minutes.

May 19, 2015


  1. Jewellery studded with pearls and stones should be cleaned with the help of cotton wool wet with spirit. It ensures greater shine to the item.
  2. Blemishes on pear jewellery can easily be removed by rubbing rice flour on it. But strictly refrain from using water to clean it.
  3. To ensure log term glitter of artificial pearl jewellery, keep it wrapped in cotton wool.
  4. Just after buying artificial pearls, coat them with a colorless nail polish. It will prevent them from getting black soon.

May 04, 2015


1. Some paint stains can be removed by methylated spirit.

2. Paint stain while still fresh on fine materials should be laid under a blotter and then pressed with a warm iron.

3 Another method of removing paint stain is soften the stain by rubbing with oil, petroleum jelly or lard. Then wash thoroughly using plenty of soap.

4. Stains of emulsion paint on clothes can be removed by soaking overnight in cold water.

5. In case of stains of enamel paint on your clothes sponge with turpentine before washing.

July 21, 2010

Tips to clean Diamond Jewellery

  • Clean your diamond jewellery with tooth paste. It will regain radiance.
  • Soap nut water also cleans the diamond studded ornaments.
  • Dip your diamond ornaments in warm soap water and rub them lightly with an old tooth brush. then immerse in alcohol and wipe them with a very soft cloth., pub-6783067284749878, DIRECT, f08c47fec0942fa0