Keeping stainless steel taps extra shiny...

by Amanda Petawawa
(Canada)

A wonderful trick to keep stainless steel taps extra shiny and spot free, is to apply a very small amount of car wax onto them when finished regular clean. This will help keep them cleaner for longer, as the water just beads off. Sometimes I also use a small amount of furniture polish if I have no wax. It really works!!

Comments for Keeping stainless steel taps extra shiny...

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Jul 06, 2011
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Never thought of that
by: Anonymous

For the longest time we have been using Weiman's Stainless Steel Cleaner in our cleaning service it has worker ok, but adding car wax is a great idea. I have also noticed that when stainless steel appliances are really smudged up sometimes just really hot water and a buff does the trick. Still I am going to buy some car wax and give it a shot ty.

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Reader House Cleaning Tips.



Claim your free copy of our Special Report:

How To Clean Your House: Advice From the Past

* indicates required

Read our privacy policy here.

In it you'll get...

  • The exact practices used for household management back in 1914 -- you'll be shocked to know that we still use some of these today.

  • The best methods of removing dust, cleaning paint, woodwork and glass.

  • Instructions on how and why you should make an inventory of household goods in a card file -- e.g., "Keep bed linen and towels, piled preferably on shelves, near bedrooms and bathrooms, marked and numbered. Put the clean underneath when they come from the laundry."

By entering your email, you're opting in to receive our free weekly house cleaning letter, "The Saturday Morning Cleanup". It will give you house cleaning tips and motivation to create a home that is quick and easy to clean. We'll never send you spam, and you can opt-out at any time.

Recent Articles

  1. Laundry - The Never-Ending Cycle

    Oct 24, 20 09:33 AM

    Laundry is a fact of life, and to deal with it, you simply have to have a routine.

    Read more

  2. How to Scape Up Some Motivation to Get Your House Cleaning Done

    Sep 12, 20 07:52 AM

    Sometimes you just need a little bit of motivation to get started and finish cleaning your home. Here are 5 tips to get you motivated.

    Read more

  3. How to Organize Your Kitchen In One Day

    Sep 05, 20 10:45 AM

    Organize your kitchen for a space that's less of a time suck when it comes to keeping it clean and ready for the next meal preparation session.

    Read more

  4. Toward A Self Cleaning House

    Aug 30, 20 02:21 PM

    Can you imagine having a self cleaning house? What would something like that even look like? Would it have reversible parts that automatically switch

    Read more

  5. Clutter Clearing: How the State of Your Home Affects Your Life

    Aug 29, 20 12:11 PM

    Clutter clearing is one of the most effective self-improvement tactics available to you.

    Read more