Trade Secrets

Trade Secrets

How to keep brass taps clean

Most bathroom cleaners cause brass taps to turn green! To avoid this problem, simply clean with water and buff with a glass E-cloth.


Cleaning grout stains between floor tiles

Simply work a small amount of Cif cream cleaner into the grout with an old toothbrush. Rinse off with a clean damp cloth. You’ll be amazed at the results and your tiles will look as good as new.

Removing small marks on carpets and soft furnishings

All you need to do is gently rub the stain with a baby wipe and as if by magic, the stain should disappear.

How to freshen your home whilst vacuuming

Make your home smell fresh by putting a tumble dryer sheet in the vacuum cleaner dust bag.

Removing marks from the metal surround on a fireplace

Simply spray a small amount of WD40 onto a clean dry e-cloth and buff the metal to a brilliant shine.

In our experience, the techniques recommended here and on this website are actively used by our cleaners and are proven satisfactory by our clients. However, this advice is taken at your own risk. Without reviewing the circumstances or surfaces being cleaned, Houseproud takes no responsibility for any damage to property.