10+ genius tips to get your home looking like new

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No matter how often you clean your house, there are always areas that end up neglected. Some are too out of the way and easy to forget whereas others just take too much time and effort. But it doesn't have to be that way anymore.
Spring cleaning your house shouldn't be something you dread. Instead, try a few of these tips. It will make the job easier and you'll end up with a little more free time in the end:
Toilet siphons (h/t Lil' Luna)
You probably clean your toilet regularly, but how often do you clean the toilet siphons? Trust me; it's time. Watch how.
Clean a dirty toilet with WD-40
Watch how this household item can clean a dirty toilet in the video below.
Clean your toilet with baking soda
If WD-40 isn't your style, try the following homemade solution instead:
Clean yellowed pillows
Although most people wash their pillowcases often enough, how many times have you washed your pillows? It's pretty easy, so don't hesitate to try it.
Clean bathtub grime
If your tub is suffering from grime, instead of buying expensive store-bought products, try the solution below instead:
Brooms (h/t The Krazy Coupon Lady)
Brooms and dustpans can get really gross after a few uses, but most people just stick them back in the closet until they're needed again. Doing this, however, just spreads dirt and germs. Next time you finish sweeping, try the method demonstrated in the video below instead:
Whiten your tile grout
Use the following technique demonstrated in the video below to get your floors looking clean:
Fix a slow drain
Got a slow drain? Don't worry! Try the homemade baking-soda based remedy as demonstrated in the video below:
Glass cooktop (h/t Behind the Studio)
Because you can't remove the burners from a glass cooktop, it requires a different method of cleaning but the same ingredients. Try the technique below:
Cloth couches (h/t PopSugar)
With the exception of leather ones, most couches can be cleaned the same way. Try the method below:
Area rugs (h/t Homemaking Simplified)
Most people probably have their area rugs professionally cleaned, but the cost of that can quickly add up. Next time you notice a stain or two on a rug, try the method demonstrated in the video below:
Dust your blinds in a pinch
This technique is so awesome. You'll have to watch the video below to know what I mean:
Porcelain sink
Different types of sinks require different types of cleaning. Follow along the video below to see one of these methods.
Electric stove burners
If you can remove the electric stove burners, then you can clean them! Save money and follow the homemade recipe below: ​
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