When was the last time you cleaned your baseboards? Here are 5 tips to make this chore easier

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Baseboards are often overlooked until they are so dusty they refuse to go unrecognized any longer. That small little lip catches a crazy amount of dirt and dust. Furniture, shoes and even toys scratch up against baseboards, leaving scuffs and dings. The overwhelming amount of footage to be cleaned in even a small room seems to go on forever when you are on your hands and knees scrubbing.
These five baseboard cleaning hacks help make this dreaded chore go by faster. You can even keep the dust from returning quite so quickly next time.
Remove the dirt the easy way (h/t Imperfect Homemaking)
The easiest way to remove dust and dirt from baseboards is to begin with the technique demonstrated in the video below.
Dust blinds in a pinch
This technique to clean blinds is so awesome, thanks to tongs. Watch the video below to see how it's done.
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Whip up this mixture to make the whole house smell heavenly. Learn how with the video below.
Watch the magic of the Magic Eraser (h/t The Country Chic Cottage)
After a good dusting, you can easily remove stains and scuffs without any chemicals by grabbing a Magic Eraser. Just watch this in action in the video below.
Clean bathtub grime
If the bathtub has grime, try to solution shown below instead of buying expensive products from the store.
When to use degreaser? Watch the video (h/t DIY Beautify)
Kitchens and bathrooms create conditions that cause dust to stick to surfaces. Grease in the air and excess moisture can cause a layer of grime to develop on baseboards. A commercial cleaner with degreasing properties can remove this grime quickly. Watch the video below to see how this works.
Wall wash
Have dirty walls that need cleaning? Try the method shown in the video below.
Use fabric softener sheet on the TV
Try the technique below to not only clean the TV but keep it looking that way longer.
You can clean with baby wipes? (h/t CleanMama)
This might seem like a strange tip, but it's a great go-to when you are out of cleaning solution. Check the video to see how it's done.
Clean the oven
The inside of your oven is the last place you want to clean. Luckily, the following method makes cleaning a breeze.
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