Did You Know Facts

Here are a few “did you know” facts about cleaning, offered by a professional cleaning expert:


  1. Did you know that lemons are nature’s best bleach and disinfectant
  2. Did you know baking soda has deodorising properties
  3. Did you know that white vinegar is one of the best natural cleaning products
  4. Did you know you can freshen up the colour of your whites by simply adding a cup of baking soda to the rinse cycle of your washing machine
  5. Did you know that when you mix white vinegar and bleach, you will produce a very dangerous chemical weapon
  6. Did you know mould-affected areas don’t have to be rubbed when being cleaned, because you will spread the mould spores wider
  7. Did you know that almost 70% of the people living on rent in London use the services of move out cleaning London companies in the end of their tenancies
  8. Did you know you mustn't use ammonia-based solutions when cleaning cat and dog urine stains
  9. Did you know you can remove rust stains from fabrics with ketchup
  10. Did you know chewing gum stains can be removed with an iron – put a newspaper on the affected area and iron it
  11. Did you know that water marks on wooden furniture can be removed with mayonnaise
  12. Did you know that some essential oils, such as tea tree and lemon, have disinfecting properties
  13. Did you know dust particles are actually dead skin cells
  14. Did you know most allergies are caused by domestic dust and mould
  15. Did you know banana peels can clean silver items and polish leather shoes

Interesting facts aren't they? I was quite impressed when I first read them, too. Don’t hesitate to test them in your household, you won’t regret it.