How to clean your shower door tracks using natural ingredients

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While a glass shower door can look nice, they can also be difficult to clean. Having a glass shower door means that you'll have to keep up with cleaning it. This not only means the glass but the tracks that the glass slides along to open and close. If you have a sliding glass door or even one on hinges, you've probably tried all sorts of glass cleaning products. Not only do some of these products fail to work as well as they say they will, even worse, but they're also filled with toxic chemicals can be unhealthy for you and your family. This is why it's great to choose natural cleaners like the ones used in these cleaning tips. Some of the ingredients in conventional cleaners are not only toxic to humans and pets; they are harmful to the environment. Many of the sulphates and parabens end up in our waterways and can cause illnesses and even death to animals living and drinking the water. So that's another reason why it's so important to use only natural cleaners in your home. You really only need to get a few ingredients to make a bunch of homemade cleaners. You can purchase a large bottle of white distilled vinegar and a large box of baking soda that will last you months and clean so many things in your home.

To clean your sliding glass shower door tracks using the cleaning tips from Centsable Momma, all you'll need is white vinegar, paper towels, an old toothbrush, Q-tips and a spray bottle. Take the pure vinegar and pour it onto some paper towels until they are saturated in the vinegar. Place the paper towels on the tracks and then let them sit and soak for at least 30 minutes or more if you have really dirty tracks. Make sure you also turn on your bathroom fan because the scent of the vinegar will be powerful even though it's not toxic. Once time is up, just take the old toothbrush scrub the tracks with it. The soap scum and dirt should come right off super easily. Then you can use some Q-tips to clean the tighter spaces. Then, fill your spray bottle with water and spray the tracks to rinse the vinegar off. You'll see how much cleaner your door tracks are with just some simple cleaning tricks. You can also use natural cleaning tips to clean your glass too.

Make your own homemade natural cleaner, just mix together a half a cup of hydrogen peroxide, a half a cup of rubbing alcohol, 1 teaspoon liquid dish soap and 1 tablespoon dishwasher rinse aid or white vinegar. Put it in a 32-ounce spray bottle and then fill it with water. Gently tilt the bottle back and forth to mix the ingredients. Then, just spray the cleaner all over your glass shower door. You can even spray it all over your shower tile too. Let the solution sit for a couple of hours. After you've let it sit, spray it again and then start scrubbing the entire door with a gentle scrubbing pad. Since all of the natural cleaners have had a chance to break down the scum and hard water deposits it shouldn't be too hard to scrub them off of the shower door. Then, just rinse your entire shower area to get the cleaners off and dry with a clean cloth. Clean your bathtub by making a simple paste with baking soda and water, just spread the paste all over the bathtub and then scrub with a scrubbing pad and rinse. Try these great cleaning tips out and share them with your friends.***

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