House, where we spend almost whole life to use it as a shelter, sleeping and roaming the place, to stay safer than any other places. In this case, a clean house is more important to
Cleaning the house is a must to maintain the cleanliness of us keeping ourselves away from dirt and vermin. A dirty house can be a birthplace of diseases.
So, we should know and follow the process of house cleaning. This process can be followed by some simple steps rather than thinking it as tiresome or trifling work. So, let’s see how we can keep our house clean in these steps.
You will see them in this whole article described in significant ways.
Before we start the cleaning process, we must plan on how we are going to finish it properly. Most of the time until we fail in the exam because we don’t have proper planning and preparation.
As like us, we won’t be able to keep our house clean without a plan. Planning meaning is making a chart or schedule of the steps you are going to take. Let’s make the topic easier.
Suppose you are going to clean your room, what thing should be cleaned first. Sometimes we think to clean the floors first, then furniture and later others. Again, if this is about cleaning the whole house, we become tensed what to clean first-
Many professional cleaners suggest having planned for each step.
You should make the plan of house cleaning according to our need and time.
First, you need to schedule the time of cleaning when the process is going to happen. Then the quantity and quality of cleaning is also part of the plan. It depends on how much you are motivated to spend your time on cleaning. At leisure time can be helpful in this case. If you can clean the full house in a single period, then it can be properly done.
Again, if you don’t have enough time to clean, then at least try to clean the dirtiest corners of the home. Part by part cleaning the floors or the kitchen or toilet can be a greater idea if you have a shorter time.
Even you can try to clean those areas which you missed last time to clean. If you are “average busy person,” then clean the house every day in the little potion. It will reduce your pressure of cleaning.
But when you get enough time like once or twice a month, make the cleaning total for your house.
Now it comes to have a house cleaning checklist to clean the house well & painstakingly. A checklist contains the full proof plan of doing a job.
The checklist helps to make a job fun and interesting to do and increases the enthusiasm. In-house cleaning checklist, there are some major things listed like attentionand mind set-up
Here I am going to illustrate them to guide you.
Cleaning requires the kind of attention of yours so that the job can be done successfully. So, you need to be attentive to everything while cleaning.
If you are in a hurry, then the cleaning process will be scattered. So, the first thing set up your mind on timing. Play cool songs on the music player while cleaning. It can help you to keep your mind calm and contented.
Also, do something that will keep your stress away.When you are about to clean the house, cover your closets to stay dirt-free. Look for the vacuum if it’s working or not. Mop the floors and brush where it requires. For TV, fridge, computer monitor cleaning, try to use a cotton cloth.
Cleaning house daily, weekly or monthly is also the content of the checklist.
Cleaning habits are more effective rather than cleaning the house once or twice a month. It also helps the mind to stay joyous while staying at home. Here is a short list of cleaning habits, those you should have:
Cleaning area means the whole space you are going to clean in your residence. You may separate each area of your house in your checklist such as bathroom, kitchen, bedroom, mudroom, etc. Here I am showing the process cleaning each area serially:
The bathroom is as important to place like your bedroom. If your bathroom is not clean, then there will be fungus, mildew and other harmful elements those will make you sick and make the environment unhealthy.
So, you should give more effort to clean the bathroom area. Suppose you had a guest in your house, don’t forget to clean the bathrooms.Maybe you are habiting to some dirty bathroom, but others won’t. That’s why you should never leave your bathroom dirty.In the bathroom, you need to keep in mind about several things separately to clean them such as a window or mirror, tub, wall, toilet, towel, bathroom fan, etc which also a essiential part of the bathroom.
Before cleaning you should keep the things out, those don’t belong in the bathroom. Let’s go to the point.
Usually nowadays people are using Windows, like a ventilation system. A bathroom window is smaller than regular windows.But we almost forget to keep that clean.
You can use a cleaning sprayer to keep the window dust and dirt free.
The streak-free shining mirror will bring your attention to look upon it. Also, this thing is as used as other things in the bathroom.
Many of us have the habit of looking our reflected image in the mirror wherever it is in the bathroom or other places. That’s why we should keep the mirror clean.
A good glass cleaner can help in this case. You can use no-scratch scouring pad while cleaning the mirror. You can try vinegar and water instead of glass cleaner if that doesn’t work.
Bathtub has regularly used the item as we need to wash regularly. Soap scum, fungus, grime, etc. can be seen on the surface of the tub if it isn’t cleaned timely.
When you finish your bathing, try to rinse the tub with warm water and use a soft sponge to wipe off the moisture from the tub.
If you see any mold on the wall or ceiling in the bathroom, then use water, bleach or cleaner via spraying them on the wall.
You may use a sponge or a cloth rag to scrub the wall. Be sure about wearing rubber gloves while scrubbing the wall. Then wash the wall carefully.
Shower is another thing and vital part of a bathroom. Sometimes there is seen corrosion, soap scum on the body of the shower.
It happens when you don’t clean it regularly. Spray cleaner is the most effective solution to this problem. Soak the shower head to eradicate the clogs.
You need to scrub the soap scum and toothpaste on the sink and later rinse them with a sponge. Also, try to clean the trash bin, tissue holder and brush case make the cleaning full.
Use a different rag or sponge to clean the counter area of the bathroom sink.You should also wash the towel regularly that you use after every shower.
Fold them and hang on the holder or hanger in arranged way.
Kitchen cleaning is another important task while cleaning the whole house. Most waste materials are thrown and appear from the kitchen. Dishes, oven, sink, cabinet, burner, fridge, etc.
Things need to be cleaned daily, or the kitchen room will be unpleasant. Let’s see, how can we cover this area:
Do you like to eat roasted chicken? Do you have bread toast in the early morning every day? Then you surely do have a roaster oven in your kitchen.
To clean the oven first, you should bust the crumbs. Remember to unplug the machine before you do so. Later remove the rack and pan and clean them with a sprayer.
Use a non-abrasive sponge to scrub them. Then you should go for wiping the oven grease. Wipe that with sponge scrubber and use a cleaner sprayer on it. Also, try to clean the exterior such as glass door. Lastly, give minimum 05 minutes to dry the oven.
Finally, you will get your oven clean and ready to use again.
Soap scum, food stains, rust, water spots, etc. is found in an uncleaned kitchen sink. You need to take care of these things while cleaning the sink in your kitchen.
Scrub the sink at least once a month. Mix up warm water with dishwashing liquid and scrub the sink with a sponge dipping into the mixture.
You can line the sink with paper towels and soak them with bleach to bring back the color of the sink like newer. Then wait for half an hour to rinse the sink. For this reason, you may use vinegar, detergent powder or liquid, etc.
Remember that you should not use scouring powder to clean the kitchen sink.
Countertops in your kitchen are nothing but the places you use to stand on, unpacking the goods. Mostly, it’s the surface in the kitchen where you stand and do not only cooking but also other related works.
These places become dirty with food crumbs and wastage of foods. Countertops can be of different types like butcher-block, solid wood, marble, granite, laminate, stainless steel, etc.
Try to seal the butcher-block & wood countertops with the wrapper for protection. You can use food-grade wax to protect them from any scratches. Clean the marble & granite countertops with sponge along with a mixture of warm water and cleaner.
You should clean the laminate countertops with a damp, soft cloth or microfiber towel and a mild household cleaner. Do not use any harsh chemicals. For other kinds of countertop, you can use a microfiber cloth with cleaner.
Plastic containers are helping kit to store the food leftovers in the kitchen. But these things can get stinky, dirty. You can clean the plastic containers in three steps.
These steps are banishing the stink, fighting the stains and cleaning totally. Banish the stinks of these plastic containers with the mixture of baking soda and warm water.
Then soak them for 30 minutes and later rinse and dry. For fighting stains, one tablespoon chlorine bleach with one cup of warm water solution will help you. Pour the solution or use a sponge to eradicate the stains.
Try to clean the containers at least once a week.
Also, try to keep them dry to make them odor free.
If your kitchen isn’t enough to clean, then three kinds of pathogens will be found such as salmonella, E. Coli, and Pseudomonas.
So, you must try to sanitize the kitchen as well as a kitchen sponge. Cleaning expert says using the bleach solution will kill the germs up to 99%.
Mix 3/4 cup of bleach in one gallon of water, and soak the sponge for 5 minutes. And Put a sponge into a regular dishwasher load, using the “heated dry” setting.
Later you should use a strong vinegar solution to remove the bacteria. Try to change the sponge after 3 weeks of usage.
White vinegar, which can fight with alkaline odors and keep your kitchen away from bad smells. The next thing is to clean the garbage bin daily before or after you start cooking. Use a wet paper towel to wipe debris from the kitchen. You should use disinfect cleaners to complete the cleaning process for zapping kitchen odors. Also, clean the sink, fridge thoroughly to add this.
Mudroom or entry room or entryway – whatever you call this needs to be cleaned as it’s the first appearance of your guest. Not only for guests but also for the people living in the house, mudroom must remain shiny, cleaned and healthier.
Gleaning ideas of mudroom: If your mud room is chosen spaces to put jackets, shoes, gloves, purses, socks and other apparatus then take away the whole shebang that you can. Use water soaking the mats to soak the water and dirt if the shoes are sopping.
You can remove dry dirt easier than sticky mud. But you can sweep the floor with sweeper until you can’t see any footprints on it. It will be plus if you separate the place of keeping clothes and other things at another right place.
The bedroom is an integral part of our daily life. It’s the place where we must go after the whole tiresome day to have a sound sleep. A clean bedroom is such a gift to everyone. Also, if the room isn’t suitable enough, then you may face many diseases.
Before you start cleaning your bedroom, you must know how to organize it properly. Here I am going to show you the way.
Cleaning the bedroom isn’t so, stressful. First, you need to use a vacuum cleaner to clean the dust from the corner to corner of the bedroom.
You can also mop the floor to bring a shine on the floor. Sometimes a locked bedroom, while you are outside a room creates an odor.
In this case, you can spray a nice scent in various flavors according to your choice in the room so that you can feel ease in the room.
While you were a kid, your mom might have asked you to prepare the bed before you lie down. Making a bed isn’t tougher as you think.
Firstly, you need to clean your bed. Take off anything like pillows, bed sheet, down comforter, etc. Now cleans them outside of the room. Later fit the bed sheet from corner to corner and keep the pillows nicely. It’s better to use washed bed sheets and pillow cover which are washed at least twice a month.
The blanket is another useful thing which you may use must be washed or cleaned. While putting the bedsheet, you may use the “hospital corner” bed preparation tips.
It’s a method of folding the top sheet corners under the mattress. It is a good habit if you make your bed every day morning and before you go to sleep at night.
An organized closet or wardrobe is the symbol of a clean bedroom. If you have a sorted wardrobe, then you may have the beautiful mind as a clean room is a sign of beauty in mind.
First, you need to sort the clothes. Remove all the clothes from the wardrobe and take off the hangers. Then fold the clothes as a pile. Now sort them out as more used and less used clothes.
Keep the most important or more used clothes in the upper drawers of the wardrobe and less used items in the lower drawers. Throw or donate whatever you like to do with the rest of the clothes if you don’t use them.
Now you can sort out the clothes those you want to keep in an arrange the order like keeping the T-shirts and shirts in separate drawers, pants in another drawer, etc. You can add a mirror to sparkle, paint your wardrobe to cheer your mind, etc.
In the general living areas, you also need extra attention to keep clean. To clean a living room, a big preparation to clean is needed. You can start a mild music while you are going to clean such a big area.
Now clear the clutter on the floor. Then keep the things in different place those don’t belong to the general living area. Now clean the dust and debris from the floor with a vacuum cleaner.
Dust the furniture corners and try to polish the wood furniture. If your floor is made of wood and somehow the wood is damaged, there’s also a solution for it. Mop the floor with a towel and holding that with an iron stick. It may help to reduce the stains.
Not only the floor but also wooden table can stain free with this method. Fresh walnuts or Brazil nuts contain natural oils those can darken the woods to make the scratches on wood invisible. You can use perfume having alcohol or Hairspray to dissolve the wood finishes.
Then damp a cloth piece in water and mix with bit ammonia and wipe the wooden furniture or floor. It will remove the sticky part. Thus, you can have wooden furniture as the newer one.
Everyone wants to have a fresh couch. If your couch is dirty somehow, there are also ways to make it clean. Challenges while cleaning the couch are mainly cleaning pet hair, dusty cushions, and stained fabric. Rubber gloves can remove the pet hair from the couch or whether it is a sofa or chair for its elasticity.
A lint roller can just make your time wasted. Run your vacuum cleaner thoroughly on the cushion, chair, etc. to clean the dirt and debris. If the fabric is waterproof, then you can use mild dishwashing liquid to clean it. Solvent-based remover can clean the spots of the downside of the furnitureUse a long-handled duster to clean out the dirt from hanging fixtures in the living room.
For the low-hanging fixture, prepare yourself with a cleaning microfiber clothing in one hand and a Premoistened glass-cleaning wipe in the other hand. Later use the clean paintbrush on table lamps or similar things to fix a shady situation.
Fan, air-conditioner, etc. is the most useful components during the summer season. To have a cool breeze in hot weather, there is nothing better alternate way than these. Sometimes these things got dirty and clogged as we can’t get expected service from these.
So, we must clean these things too. Grungy ceiling-fan blades, clogged air conditioner filters, and vents, etc. are the main obstacles while cleaning them. Let’s get to the point.
For the ceiling fan cleaning, you should put a tablecloth or cardboard sheet under it. Now you can use long handled broom or duster to clean the dust. You can also use step stool and dust with a dry microfiber to clean the fan thoroughly. Later clean the fan blades with a wet cloth to finish it.
For the portable fans, cleaning task is a bit easier. Take a screwdriver and unscrew the fan. Then use foamy warm water with a cloth piece and wipe the fan blades. Clean the grille cage of the fan in the same way. Wipe down the base and buttons with a damp cloth.
Remove the washable filter of window units of the air-conditioner and rinse under a warm faucet until the water runs through clear. Wait for a few hours to dry it and then re-install it. You can use an odor free sprayer to remove the bad smell of grunge.
Thus, you can get cleaned air-conditioner and reduce your electricity bill.
Roof cleaning and maintenance is similarly important in other parts of house cleaning. There are two types of roof cleaning: pressure washing and chemical washing.
The pressure roof washing method works for metal or tiled roof and chemical roof washing work with any roof. Pressure washing, roof cleaning: Start at the peak of the roof and work your way down, to avoid blasting water up between overlapping tiles or sheets of roofing materials.
Start with a small area first and gradually lower the wand to remove the mold. Chlorine is the best chemical choice for chemical washing. You can also apply weak sodium hydroxide.
Rinse the roof with this solution, but remember to have safety protection while using the chemicals.
Home office means where you do your office work not for too long time but regular. A table, a chair, a laptop on the table, a wastebasket under the table, etc. are common things in a home office. Sometimes these things get dirty, stained and germy.
Firstly, you need to clean the dust on the electric things like laptop, desktop computer, cell phone, etc. Use a microfiber cloth or electronic wipe clean the dust. Sometimes a glass cleaner may affect your computer monitor screen like reducing the glare and making it sticky. Use a damp fiber cloth softly of the best travel monitor. Try to clean the CD or DVD with a clean spot of the cloth gently.
Secondly, try to erase the surface stains from your home office. If your working surface space is made of laminate or any washable material, then you can use floor cleaner easily. Wipe and rinse the floor with the cleaner. Apply vinegar and water solution if the floor is made of sealed wood.
Wait for a few seconds to soak the cleaner for sticky stains. Then try to scrape with a thin credit card or your fingernail; wipe and rinse. Remove ink stains will with a cotton ball dipped in rubbing alcohol and then rinse with the sponge. Lastly, give your phone and desktop accessories a sponge-down cleaning.
Use a paintbrush to clean the dust from the keyboard. Damp a tissue ball in alcohol and clean the surface of the keyboard.
Clothes cleaning is also a vital part of house cleaning. Sometimes cleaning clothes consumes a lot of time. Especially the kids always keep themselves busy in making fun and clothes dirty. Here I am going to tell you how to clean your clothes easily.
Banishing the stains of kids’ clothes:
To remove the stains of grass while your kid gets in playing, you can use prewash stain remover or stain-fighting detergent with enzymes. After applying them, wait for a few minutes and wash them in warm water.
For chocolate and ice-cream stains, wash the fabric with detergent powder. You may use bleach if the stains are stubborn. Stains caused by juice or any liquid, firstly remove the colorful stains with cool water. Then make a solution of white vinegar, liquid detergent, and cool water.
Let the clothing, soak the solution for 15 minutes. Then the stains will be gone. If your clothing has stains of acrylic paint, then warm water and dishwashing liquid solution will be perfect. Crayon stains on the fabric also can be removed easily. For soft crayon stains, try to freeze it and scrap properly.
Again, you can place the stain between two paper towels, and press with warm iron. Lastly, use a stain remover to remove the crayon stains of clothing. To remove heavy-duty adhesive glue spots on the clothing, use nail polish remover with acetone. Spots of mud on the clothes are also easier to clean out. You can rub them or use stain remover or wash with detergent powder in warm water.
If the stains are created from markers, ketchup, and other things, you can also remove with sponge dampen in rubbing alcohol. So, banishing the stains of the clothing is simple.
Veranda, porch, lobby, balcony cleaning:
Cleaning the veranda, porch, lobby or balcony is the same. You just need to care about few things. Usually, all these have the same kind of structure and gets dirty in almost the same way. So, here I am going to let you know about cleaning one of them.
The balcony is the place which you use to relax your body & mind. Sometimes we spend a lot of time there. But the thing is this place can be full of dirt and vermin. That’s why you should know how to clean your balcony as well as veranda, porch, and lobby.
As all these places are open to the surroundings, sometimes these become places for the birds. Again, dust can easily enter into these places. While you are planning to clean the lobby or balcony, remove the furniture, and plants from these places. Clean any waste papers, leaves, etc. with a brush. Then skirmish the places and drop the debris in the waste basket.
Before this, you may likely to clean the veranda or balcony wall and exterior glass doors. So, clean the glass door to door cleaner. Now dunk a soft scrub brush into the bucket and scrub the walls down. Then wipe the wall with a soft wet cloth and finish it properly.
Remove any stains on the balcony floor with a stain remover as I mentioned above in floor cleaning method.
Pressure washer cleaning is the most used method for cleaning the deck, lawn, patio, and yard. This pressure washer machine can reduce your task and let you be stressed, less while cleaning such a big area.
Mostly, it takes just 30 minutes to clean a wood deck. Stats show that a wood deck requires less than 1500 PSI pressure washer machine to wash the wood surface though sometimes the wood gets damaged.
Here is the way to clean the deck, lawn, patio, and yard.
Before you start cleaning the deck with a pressure washer, you should wear safety goggles, sturdy footwear, long pants, etc. Now you can proceed by removing breakable & non-breakable stuff from the deck. Then clean any debris and leaves found on the deck. Later apply a deck cleaner.
Fill the pressure washer soap dispenser with cleanser. Then install the appropriate soap-dispensing nozzle onto the tip of the pressure washer wand. Now power up the machine and distribute the cleaner all over the deck using long, overlapping strokes. Start scrubbing with a brush and let the cleaner approach to the tight corners.
Start using the different widest nozzle of the pressure washer and start washing the deck in wide sweeping motions. Keep the nozzle at least 6 inches distance from the surface. Complete the full deck cleaning in this way. It’s better to use wood protective stain after cleaning the deck.
After all, things clean, you can finalize wrapping up all those areas. Remember one thing cleaning inside just can’t help you. Dirt comes from outside, and that’s why you shouldn’t forget to clean outside of your residence. Try to clean washable things with a washing machine or your hand depending on clothing types.
Then take your time and dry those things. After whole house cleaning, make a walk from one corner to another corner in case you might have missed any corner. If you missed any side, clean it carefully. And one thing, you should keep clean to get the food fresh and clean.
Have you ever thought of cleaning the whole house in just 45 minutes? Probably not. But I’ll say this it is possible some other way if you follow the daily 45 minutes cleaning plan.
Yes, you can make everything clean by spending time regularly. Let’s see what is in this plan. This plan works in 3 different parts.
15 Minutes Living Room:
Cleaning the living room will take around 15 minutes. First, keep everything outside of the living room and garbage the waste materials those don’t belong to a living room or unfamiliar.
Then take a microfiber cloth and start dusting and cleaning the floors of the living room. Clean other furniture, cushions, pillows accordingly as I mentioned the way above. Remove any pet hair, food stains while you clean the room.
15 Minutes Bathroom:
Bathroom cleaning requires another 15 minutes. As this is as essential place as others in a house, you should keep it neat and clean.
Even if any guest comes to your house or stays there, they will surely use the bathroom. If they find it dirty and unhealthy, respect to yours will be gone. In a bathroom, you should clean few things must like a toilet, shower, sink, mirror shelf, etc.
Keep an air freshener in your bathroom so that everything seems fresh as usual. Scrub, brush, remove stains – etc. all I have added in this article before about bathroom cleaning. Try to do properly based on your time.
15 Minutes Kitchen:
And the rest 15 minutes of this above plan are for cleaning the kitchen. Obviously, a man in a house need to eat and the kitchen is the place where he or she can cook. While cooking in the kitchen, the place gets dirtier. If you can spend 15 minutes cleaning the kitchen daily, then you won’t have worry to clean it with the whole house when you don’t have the whole day.
Keep anything outside if those don’t belong in the kitchen. Put the waste materials in a waste basket and take that out of the house.
Check every corner of the kitchen and brush the dust or any clutter. Then mop the kitchen floor. Now look for the sink to clean it. Brush and scrub the body of the sink. Use new towels in the kitchen for twice a month. Make the kitchen perfect place to work there.
You don’t need a whole day to keep important task out and clean the house. Here I am marking secrets to clean your house in the shortest possible time than you may think.
This is another kind of plan to clean your house within just 20 minutes a day, but 28 days in every month. This is not an absurd plan, but you will surely get the benefit if you follow this.
This plan is for reducing the pressure and stress of the cleaning the house at once in a month or maybe twice. It’s kind of a habit. I am going to show the details of this cleaning plan.
Yes, I am going to give you some bonus tips those will let you have the cleaning job easier. Here are few of them:
Rodents life habit and biology can be a great term related to your house cleaning. These animals live in your house and may be dangerous to your properties.
Rats are the main culprit in the rodent species. Rats are of different kinds like cotton rats, deer mice, house mice, Norway rats, roof rats, brown rats, black rats, etc.
Here I am going to show you how they are harmful and the prevention of their attacks in your house.
Rats are quite clever and fast. These can easily adapt new ways to retreat from any new traps and baits. They can live in the colony in attics, burrows, under concrete and porches, in wall voids and other hard-to-reach places.
Rats and mice both have improved senses of touch, sound, and smell. So, they can easily find food items and hear a sound which helps them to cooperate to their habitation.
Rats can bring many diseases for you. Especially the brown and black rat carries lots of parasites and flu those will seriously hamper human health. Mice invade to human houses for their needed food items. These contaminates foods of human and leave the sufferings for them.
Rats and mice both can infect people with their urine, saliva, and feces. The sharp teeth of these help to cut any food and even your clothing. If they bite your baby’s feeder nipple, then the baby will surely have stomach problems. Not only a baby, but an adult also can face diseases, if they eat stale food bitten by the rodents.
Sometimes rats damage the wire cables, plastic furniture and fiber clothes and bags.
History says there was a plague spread by black rats in Europe in the 16th century. That mass death is named as The Black Death. So, you can see that rats and mice or other rodents are harmful to your health and obviously your household items.
Before I tell you the ways to get rid of the rats, I am going to show you how to prevent rodents from household areas.
Mostly, rodents can give birth rapidly. So, the first step is to get prevention of these. Fill the gaps available around pipelines and under the sheds. Keep your garden and yard neat and clean. Cut any unnecessary bushes and clear any leaf piles or something like that.
Drain system of your house should be well prepared. Keep your foods in a safe place like in the jars, metal or glass containers where those mice and rats can’t enter.
Do not throw food crumbs anywhere or make the place dirty. Keep your kitchen clean as soon as you use it.
You may use a variety of repellents like mothballs or other necessary oils. You may mix up rat killer poison or tablets in some food and keep them as bait. When the rodents eat this food, the number of them will surely reduce.
You may call a professional pest control company or personnel to give you advice and take necessary steps to keep your house rodent-free. You also can set up traps in the garden or any place where they might live or move.
Be sure that the children don’t reach closer to these rats killing poisons.
You may disinfect your home and kill the germs created by these rodents in few easier ways. Rubbing alcohol, cotton balls, washer, dryer, bleach, dishwasher, etc. are necessary equipment of disinfection of your home.
House cleaning is not so tough if you have cleaning tools in your home. These tools can be used for different purposes. You can find them in the nearest variety stores or online shops. Here is a short list of useful cleaning tools:
Remember one thing; you should keep these tools out of the children’s reach so that they can’t harm themselves.
To err is human. It shows that there will be or may be mistaken valid while cleaning house by yourself. Practice can help you to stay away, making these mistakes. Here are some common mistakes when we clean our house in general.
Taking necessary steps and consciousness can help you not to commit these above mistakes.
Here is a list of quick tips on cleaning your house which can help you clean in shorter timely and effective way:
At last, you reached the endpoint of the house cleaning guide. Hopefully, you got enough and huge information about cleaning your house properly.
Whether you are cleaning your house daily, weekly or monthly, you got everything you need in this brief article.
Remember to follow everything I have mentioned in this guide. Take the necessary steps and go ahead of cleaning your house.
You have got suggestions and cautions reading through the article. Don’t just waste your time with random information about cleaning your house.
Follow the steps I have shown you.
Hope you will have a healthy environment in every corner of your house. Wish you all the best.
While walking on the deck, you have seen dust in the one corner.
It isn’t pleasant to the eyes of anyone. Again, the fence covered the surroundings of your house gets damaged too.
Keeping the deck and fence cleaner is truly a necessary part of house cleaning.
But the matter is properly cleaned them is thinkable. Sometimes we don’t know how to clean a deck and fence properly.
We just brush them and try to make them neat and clean. Here I am going to explain some tips on cleaning the deck and fence of your house.
Usually, pressure washer cleaning is the most and commonly used ways to clean the deck and fence. Many homeowners clean their house’s deck and fence once a year.
They use a pressure washer cleaner to clean them. Using pressure washers for cleaning case can be more effective and time-saving rather than other techniques. You can use both gas powered or electric pressure washer pump to clean the deck.
It’s better to choose a gas-powered machine as this is more powerful than an electric pressure washer. The first thing to remember while cleaning, you should take care of wood deck and fence as they may get damaged with the pressure washer.
Here is a description on how you should complete the cleaning the deck and fence.
Move to the deck side of your house and check out how much dirt, debris is floating and lying there. First sweep them (leaves, twigs, dirt, waste papers, etc.) and then clear the cracks. Then you need to scrub the wood surface. You can use cleaner to scrub the wooden deck or apply the bleach-water solution on it.
It helps to clean any algae, mildew, etc. Spray the solution or cleaner with a pressure washer for a large deck area. Then take the time to soak the solution, and later pressure washes them. Then apply stain or sealer on the deck. Don’t work on the sides where the sun heats directly.
Also, remember that you should not let the detergent or cleaner dry totally on the surface of the deck. It will make the deck dirtier, and spots will be seen everywhere.
For cleaning the fence, you don’t need extra attention while cleaning the deck beside the fence. But you should follow few things while cleaning the fence. A fence can be of different types like a wood fence, vinyl fence, steel and aluminum fence, etc. You need few tools or materials to complete the cleaning task. These tools are water hose, soft scrub brush, soft cloth rags, wood stain, bleach, etc.
You can clean the fence manually with the rags or use an automatic pressure washer to clean and stain the fence. Vinyl fence requires extra scrub for some tougher stains and dirty spots. You also should clean vinyl fence in every 3-6 months. Cleaning wood fence doesn’t require an extra scrub as this is easier to clean based on some spaces.
Metal fences are easier to clean among all kinds of fences available in your house. Chain link, steel, and aluminum, etc. can be cleaned through less scrubbing and staining. Start cleaning the fence from the top to down to prevent any streak.
Sometimes there comes a question of choosing between chemicals and detergents to clean the deck and fence. But the reality is you can select any of them. These things help to loosen the dirt and stains. Beside this, you can save your time to use them.
A point that; you should not use ordinary chemical or detergents, those are not suitable for a pressure washer. You should use the low-pressure nozzle of the pump to spray the chemical or detergent.
Before you start cleaning the outdoor deck and fence, you should close any door and window opened in your house. It will stop the dirt entering into your house. Clean any grass or bushes around the fence.
Then remove anything doesn’t belong to the deck. Remember to repair the damage of wood fence and deck. Remove any damaged wood, kill the mold and apply new stain on the deck. Scrub the metal fence carefully so that the rusts on it goes away.
It’s better to use detergent or soapy water with pressure washer rather than any other harsh chemicals. Many expert cleaners suggest cleaning the deck and fence with deck cleaner those contains no harsh chemicals. Apply the cleaner in every corner where dirt lies most.
Cleaning the deck and fence doesn’t require a high-pressure washer pump. It may damage the surface of the deck and fence.
Pressure washer or manual method of cleaning the deck and fence, both are helpful to keep your home dirt and vermin free. Read the instruction manual if you are using a pressure washer provided by the manufacturer.
Select a suitable time to clean the deck and fence thoroughly. Try to cover the whole area so that it won’t take more time and labor. Thus, these tips will help you a lot as I hope.
In case you manage a short-term property rental business,
it is now easy to contact cleaning services through Short-Term Property Management Software, which gives your staff members easy access to all their assigned tasks,
along with any listing information needed in order to complete the job.
Pressure washer pump has become the most advantageous tool nowadays.
Whether it is home, office or industrial area, we can see the use of this handy stuff rapidly growing.
My point is, sometimes we need to repair our old pressure washer pump to make it working again at full performance.
Never think that replacement of the pump will reduce the service. I can say you may get the exact service which you got from the old one. Before replacing or repairing the pump you have to keep few things in mind.
Secondly, check the reason your pump is failing to work as usual. Possibly most of the pump face two issues those create problem to work flawlessly.
The first issue is a problem with the water source. Dirty water or insufficient water going through the machine can damage the pump.
The second issue is pump’s oil level.
After all, all these are up to you whether you need to repair or replace your pump now. You have the options in front of you. You may use tools from tool bag, kit or alternative pump or change the entire washer. I wish this whole article will help you as a guide.
I am Holder there with a new topic. Today’s topic is buying a guide for best pressure washer pumps.
It can be the best part for you if you are searching for buying a washer pump or having a pressure washer already.
So read carefully…
You are going to get the full overview and a detailed guideline.
Honestly, there is no “simple and easy way” to pick a washer pump. If anybody or near neighbors attempts to explain that, what pump you require without discovering what you require flow and pressure are they’re simply guessing.
I am again repeating they are just guessing. No need to take their suggestions anymore. It’s a sensitive case.In this chapter, I would like to share my personal knowledge with you and the fundamental as well crucial factors to keep in mind when choosing the best washer pump for your requirements.
First of all, a few appraise you should look at first.
When picking a pump, the installation location needs to be considered. All washer pumps are more valuable when accelerating preferably than pulling water. So which location you will use for your pump? Consider this matter while you are purchasing.
Normally, they come with two types.
Number 1 is:
The piston washer pump comes with cylinder seal connected to the piston, so it passes it on every stroke. On The other hand, the plunger washer pump comes with cylinder seal at the stationary point, so the piston passes through with every stroke.
Number 2 is:
The piston washer pump is operated by a drive shaft which is attached to the wobble plate or swash plate. The plunger washer pump is operated with the assist of the crankshaft.
So it is a crucial to an understanding about the various kinds of washer pumps brands are available on the market.
Always remember that there are 3 kinds of washer pumps brands that are currently being suggested:
I will discuss each type of pump and try to provide you essential tips.
You should consider the matters how will a motor performance to you. Some of the lists are below:
Ideally, your washer pump supplier should be supervising you by questions such as mentioned the above, Find out your demands thoroughly, before displaying you with proper pump options.
Choose a pressure washer pump that can fulfill your expected criteria, from a manufacturer who has an established track experience and will move a long distance towards hassle free as well as rewarding rainwater harvesting also re-uses.
Despite all of the meticulous precautions, goods made with electric materials moving parts can endure technical concerns. So make sure your pump won’t face such kind of trouble.
All washer pumps design not the same! As well as the performance abilities, it is essential to examine the track history, reputation, and the brand of the pump. Though there is a good number of quality washer pump manufacturers working in the Australian and USA market, there are, regrettably, those of dubious reputation.
Now, there are many places to purchase a washer pump. Online retailers like Amazon and Repair Clinic have the most variety. You may visit my website to get the review article. Here you will find all best pressure washers pump review. It can also be the best way to find out some best pump for your washer pressure.
As I said, there are many kinds of washer pumps are available in the market, and here I have described all the consideration factor in selecting the proper washer pump.
I am in the last stage of today’s topic. Hope You have enjoyed my writing. I have tried my level best to let you know the full fact within a short guideline. Damn tools have visited and agreed with our guide line.
Also, let me know what you are thinking right now also and even if you have any question or you want to pass some suggestion for me as well. I will be glad to share my more knowledge with you and to take from you as well.
Have a nice day.
Let’s check best pumps for pressure washer at a glance in a comprising table:
| Universal 3000 PSI Pressure Washer Pump|
2.5 PSI, 2800 GPM
| Annovi Reverberi 2800 PSI Pressure Washer Pump|
2.5 PSI, 2800 GPM
| Homelite 2700 PSI Vertical Pressure Washer Pump|
2.5 PSI, 2400 GPM
| Himore 3000 PSI Power Pressure Washer Pump|
2.4 PSI, 3000 GPM
| Pressure Washer Pump Fits Honda Excell|
2.5 PSI, 2750 GPM
| AR North America 4000 PSI Triplex Plunger Pump|
4 PSI, 4000 GPM
| Annovi Reverberi 3100 PSI Pressure Washer Pump|
3 PSI, 3100 GPM
| ETD 3000 PSI Triplex Power Pressure Washer Pump|
3.1 PSI, 3000 GPM
| Briggs & Stratton Pressure Washers Pump Kit |
2.5 PSI, 2800 GPM
| Annovi Reverberi 3000 PSI Pressure Washer Pump|
2.5 PSI, 3000 GPM
| Annovi Reverberi 4000 PSI Pressure Washer Pump |
4 PSI, 4000 GPM
Pressure washer pump is a kind of tool we use daily to clean the deck, lobby, garden, and car.
Water comes out of the sprayer with enough pressure and amount to wash the dust and dirty things on the surface or other things with the pressure washer pump.
So, purchasing the best pressure washer pump is really important subject. Depending on the PSI and GPM, price, vertical and horizontal, etc. of the pump.
Here I am illustrating the best pumps pressure washer list to choose from them easily.
Auto Express Universal 3000 PSI pressure washer pump is the brand new original OEM Brass Head pressure washer pump for units from 2800-3000 PSI. It serves prodigious as a direct replacement pump for Try Built model 01903 with a Honda GC160 engine.
This pump directly bolts to gas engines up to 6.5 HP in horizontal shaft without any shims, washers, and adapters. This pressure washer pump fits with all types of motors like Karcher, Generac, Blackmax, Craftsman, Briggs, Honda etc.PROS
Annovi Reverberi RMW2.5G28EZ pressure washer pump is another cost-effective pump for regular use of your residence. It’s one kind of home center latest technology designed pump.
It works perfectly with 7/8” vertical shaft gasoline engine. The EZ start feature, chemical injection feature, built-in pressure control valve, etc. all are available at this pump so that you can use it as a great replacement of the old pump.
It serves longer at 2800 PSI and 2.5 GPM. This pressure washer water pump fits with Briggs, Excell, Honda, Troy etc. motors.PROS
Homelite’s vertical pressure washer pump is a cheaper effective washer pump like Annovi Reverberi pumps.
This pump creates a high volume, pressure, supplying water through the high-pressure hose, to the gun, and out through the pressure wand. This is a genuine OEM replacement pump which fits many brand motors like Husky, Ryobi, Troy, etc.
Installation is easier but remember to have an extra thermal release valve. This pump directly bolts to the gasoline engine. You may get 2400 PSI and 2.4 GPM water spray, using this pump. This pump works with 7/8” shaft engine.PROS
This is a horizontal pressure washer pump can spray water at 3000 PSI and 2.4 GPM. I would suggest this pump replace your old pump specially Generac, Excell, Honda, Homelite, etc. Installation and service, both are satisfied.PROS
APW Distributing’s Pressure Washer PUMP Fits Honda Excell XR2500, XR2600, XC2600, EXHA2425, XR2625 is one of the cheapest pressure washer pump available at the market. If you are looking for a budget pump, then this one is most suitable for you.
Forget about price, check out the benefits of this pump. This pump is lightweight and designed compact with the latest technology. This is a 7/8” horizontal shaft pump which can pressurize water at 2750 PSI and 2.5 GPM.
This pump comes with BRASS Thermal Relief Valve, Engine Shaft Key, Quick Connect Kits, etc. You can convert both your Garden Hose and Pressure Hose to Quick Connect Fittings. Installation is easier and lasts longer.PROS
This pump is ANNOVI REVERBERI’s most effective and powerful pressure washer pump.
This product is known for mostly in professional power washing jobs. The design of this pump is targeted to work heavily and last longer. This Triplex plunger pump is built with stainless steel and the design is quite impressive due to Ultra from cages. You can spray water at higher pressure like 4000 PSI at 4.0 GPM.
This AR North America RSV4G40-PKG triplex plunger pump comes with gas engine flange and other amazing features. Mainly the efficiency and design of this pump made this bit pricey.PROS
Annovi Reverberi RSV3G31D-F25EZ model pump is built with the intention to work with medium to heavy range.
This is a triplex plunger pump on which AR used the latest technology. This effective pump can directly drive to gasoline engine at 5-5.6 HP. This pump can last at least 500 hours as this is ceramic coated stainless steel plunger pump.
So, you don’t need to think about changing or replacing it. The EZ start feature, unloader valve & chemical injector, Brass Head – all are pre-added to this pump. You can spray water at max 3100 PSI and 3.0 GPM to deal with cleaning. This pump fits on many popular brands like Generac, Honda etc. The price is quite higher but the efficiency is satisfactory.PROS
Ceramic coated stainless steel mad Triplex high-pressure washer pump works beyond your expectation.
This pump has a forged brass manifold, providing corrosion resistance. This is another good type of triplex plunger pump works as a heavy duty pump. This pump is strengthened one-piece alloy aluminum connecting rod. The thermal release valve, easy start, inline water filter, detergent injector, over-pressurized prevention jam nut, etc. are the special features of this pump which made this popular like Annovi Reverberi pump.
This pump can work for longer and help to spray at maximum 3000 PSI and 3.1 GPM. This pump can fit ¾” shaft Cat, Karcher, Honda, Briggs, etc. famous brand motors.PROS
Briggs & Stratton is one of the leading pressure washer pump manufacturer.
This 207365GS pump kit is perfectly made for regular use at home or commercial area. This pump works for hours and never fall the flow of works. This pump is lightweight and takes less time to install it on your pump.
This pump is also a budget pump. This pump kit is genuine Briggs & Stratton pump kit fits almost all types of motors. This can be a great replacement pump for the older one.PROS
Annovi Reverberi RMV2.5G30EZ is designed to reproduce the workability of your motor.
This one is a small budget pressure washer pump. The best pumps for pressure washer in your range with higher efficiency for your regular use. This product can bolt directly to gas engines up to 6.5 HP in the horizontal shaft. Brass manifold & stainless steel Pistons are available in this pump to serve you for a long time.
This RMV model pump to spray water the 2.5 Gallon per minute. This pump fits almost all modern brand motors like Honda, Coleman, Karcher, Ridgid.PROS
This is another Triplex plunger pump provides solid result using the pump.
RSV4G40HDF40EZ pressure washer pump works at a higher pressure so that you can clean your thing faster and commendable. It works directly with the gasoline engine (8-13 HP). If you are searching for best pump paying a higher price, I would recommend this for its features. Even if it always works at higher performance (4000 PSI,4.0 GPM), it will last for 500+ hours.
So, you won’t need to think for repair the pump again. This ceramic coated stainless steel made pressure washer pump has a Thermal relief valve, forged brass head & valve covers, etc. This well designed technical pump fits Generac, Honda, etc. motor engines.PROS
You can choose any of these pump contingent on you need after reading the details, pros & cons etc.
Before you look for the best pump, you may need to know something about them. Pressure washer pumps are about 3 different types:
Wobble pump is a kind of entry level pump and it’s better for home use.
This pump uses a wobble plate by connecting to the drive shaft that pushes the piston back and forth. Then the piston sucks in the water and pushes out water with huge force.
Large spring with the piston is a great matter as this allows the wobble plate work against the piston. That’s the reason for this wobble pump being just 70% effective. This kind of pump is of low PSI and GPM. This pump can run dry, producing high pressures. This pump works usually 400+ hours.
Better than wobble pump which can work at high pressure like 3400 PSI.
This is kind of intermediate level pump. The pistons rotate around a swash plate that strokes the piston in this pump. Then the pistons suck up water from one side and push it out to the other side. This kind of pump lasts longer than wobble pump (almost 800 hours).
Triplex plunger pump is named for having 3 plungers in it.
There is crankshaft, connecting rods to drive positive action pistons to suck in water. After each stroke, the pistons push out the water almost similar to the car engine. These pistons are 90% efficient and run cooler at less RPM. Triplex plunger pump is built with heavier components and bearing than axial cam pump.
Usually, this pump is used for commercial purposes. This kind of pumps works longer than any other pumps. But you may need to maintain it.
I hope after reading all these above specifications, advantages and disadvantages of mentioned pumps, you have now the ideas of the best pumps for pressure washer. Now check these frequently asked questions about these pumps:
Question: What to look before purchasing a pressure washer water pump?
Answer: Usually the answer would be simple. You need to check the structure, adjustment, installation, work power, chemical injection system, PSI & GPM etc. features of a pump.
Question: What is the cheapest pressure washer water pump?
Answer: Actually it’s quite different to recommend just one pump that’s cheaper or not. You may find lots of brands and models of pressure washer pumps on the market. As an example, Annovi Reverberi, APW Distributing, Homelite etc. brands pressure washer pumps.
Question: Which one is best for commercial use?
Answer: I would suggest you buy AR North America RSV4G40-PKG Triplex Plunger Pump, RSV4G40HDF40EZ Pressure Washer Pump w/ Easy Start 4000PSI, 4.0GPM AR. These pumps can pressurize water up to 4000 PSI and serve 4 Gallons per minute.
Luckily you got the best guide to purchasing pressure washer pump for your daily residential or commercial use. Now you can select the best one and start your pressure washer cleaning business. Check the pictures of the pumps and know the details of them reading the reviews.
2400 or 4000 PSI, 2.4 or 4 GPM – whatever you are seeking, I suggest you compare them according to your requirement and budget.
Wobble, axial cam or triplex plunger pump – all these are defined here in this article. You may research about them more online to be sure about maintenance cost, service and installation before you order them.