I hate cleaning blinds. Like I really hate cleaning blinds. I have been searching for an easier way for like forever, including when I posted about it here.
I play around with it am forever trying new things, and can I just say, that I have found the solution I have been looking for all these years?
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Oh my goodness. It meets all my criteria because it is super quick, easy enough that others in the family can help out, and doesn’t require taking them down because although that method works, mine are IMPOSSIBLE to get down without a two person effort and perhaps just a wee bit of fighting between my husband and I. So, that way is just no good.
I have tried this way twice now to be sure that it really is as awesome as I thought it was the first time – and I think it is even awesomer (yes, I made up this word) after the second try.
If you want to clean your blinds in no time flat and without hassle and fighting with your spouse, you will LOVE this method.
Here’s how to clean your blinds like a pro using an amazing secret weapon.
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Wanna know the secret weapon? Here it is:
Yes, it’s a sock!
And other than water, this is really all you need for this project!
First, get your sock wet
Next, start attacking your blinds. The beauty is that you can wash BOTH side of each blink slat at the SAME TIME!
You may have little bits left behind as shown below if they were really dusty as mine were. Then quickly swipe over them a second time, which goes super quick!
I think aside from being able to do both sides at once, it’s really cool that you don’t even have to take the sock off your hand to rinse and wring it out. You can do all of that with the sock still on your hand!
It is a sock puppet or an amazing secret weapon??? I guess it’s both! If you dread cleaning blinds as much as I do, this is EXACTLY what you’ve been looking for!