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    Toughest House Spots to Clean

    September 19, 2019

    A woman cleaning an interior window

    Cleaning. No matter where you live, chances are it’s a pain. Even at the fabulous Northridge luxury apartments, there are going to be those days where those difficult-to-clean areas are chapping your hide, to put it mildly. Fear not, though, because even those insanely difficult cleaning spots have their hidden weaknesses, and today we’re going to be showing you how to exploit a few. Read on, and learn how to tackle the toughest cleaning spots in your home.

    Those Streaky Windows

    We all know that streaky windows are a serious annoyance. What you might not know already is that you’ll keep getting those unbearable streaks on your apartment windows if you aren’t washing with the right substances or wiping them down with the right materials.

    Instead of the store-bought cleaning solutions, try using a homemade mixture of water and white vinegar instead, and wipe your windows down with a microfiber cloth rather than those paper towels. You should notice a clear difference in how clean your windows look, and how clean they stay after a few days!

    Underneath the Bed

    There may not be monsters living underneath your bed, but if you haven’t cleaned underneath there in a while, there could certainly be a whole lot of dust and debris. Now, you could try moving the bed around, dropping to your hands and knees, and clearing all that dust with a cloth, but that’s way more work than you need to be doing. Just grab that dust mop with the extendable handle, and save your joints the agony.

    Stains on the Rug

    We know what happened — you were enjoying a drink, and then, out of a sudden bout of clumsiness, you dropped it right on your beautiful rug. Those kinds of stains can make you want to rip your hair out, but there’s a solution (and no, it does not involve trying to rub that stain out). Instead, blot the stain down with a white cloth ASAP, and follow up with a stain remover. If you don’t have any on hand, remember you can whip up a substitute solution on your own, with a combination of dishwashing liquid, white vinegar, and water.

    The Ever-Dirty Toilet

    No matter how many times you clean it, it always seems to get messy again. The toilet is a chore for even the most seasoned home cleaners, but there are a few ways to make it a bit easier. The first is to try letting some vinegar sit in the bowl for a bit to prep, then keep the scrubbing portion of this task bearable with a long-handled scrub brush. The further away from the toilet you can remain while cleaning, the better!

    Keep the Northridge Luxury Apartments Spotless

    Truth be told, it’s not hard to see why you’d want to keep such amazing residences clean. Take a look, and you’re liable to fall in love with the spectacular design of these apartments, and if you call places like Alder home, that up-close and personal experience is one you’ll definitely cherish. Come see for yourself. Learn what Alder has to offer you, then get ready to make this your new Southern California home.