The shampoo is one of the most used items ever because it is an essential product that is used every time someone decides to take a shower. But, did you know that shampoo has many other uses besides hair uses?
Well, shampoo can be used for multiple cleaning purposes all around the house. It can help you unclog drains, clean bathtubs. Without further ado, here are 8 shampoo uses you should know about.
1. Clean a toilet
When it comes to cleaning toilets, there is a variety of choices for you to pick one up out of them, but they usually demand some kind of cleaning products, and if you are running out of cleaners, then this method is for you. Grab your shampoo and squirt it inside of your toilet bowl and scrub it normally, or apply some shampoo to a damp sponge and use it to scrub the toilet seat and the top side of the bowl.
2. Unclog a bathtub
A clogged tub is such a frustrating event to deal with because not there are not many effective solutions to solve it and after a few attempts you feel frustrated and end up calling a plumber. But if you use shampoo, the story takes an unexpected turn. To unclog your tub, apply some shampoo to your tub’s drain then turn on the faucet to drop water on it and magic will happen right in front of your eyes.
3. Want to make your house smell amazing?
You can make a homemade Febreze that can make your house smell good. Simply mix Downy Unstopables with baking soda and hot water, let the solution sit for 30 minutes before pouring it in a spray bottle and spraying all over the house.
4. Clean bathtub grime
Cleaning bathtub grim requires the usage of a few cleaning products that are not that cheap, but you can use nail polish remover instead. Simply apply some nail polish remover to a sponge, then start scrubbing your bathtub normally and the grim will come right off.
5. Clean chrome
Chrome fixtures are very beautiful when they’re shiny and clean, but once they get dirty and build-up grim, they become ugly. To clean chrome fixtures, squirt a little bit of shampoo on a sponge, then sprinkle some baking soda on the sponge and start scrubbing as if your life depends on it, then rinse with water.
6. Replenish leather
I absolutely love leather items like purses, shoes, and couches, but they are a little bit hard to clean. There are many products that claim to be effective leather cleaners but in reality, they are not, in fact, they can actually damage the leather. Fortunately, shampoo is an effective leather cleaner, just dab some shampoo on a cotton pad and wipe away dirt and grime that sits on your leather product.
7. Wash your car
Shampoo in surprisingly an effective car cleaner. Simply add a good amount of shampoo to a bucketful of water, then dip a sponge in it and start scrubbing. The end result is going to surprise you.
8. Unstick a stuck zipper
We all faced a moment where a zipper refused to slide closed or opened. To solve this problem, simply squirt a little bit of shampoo on a cotton pad and start rubbing it all along the sides of the zipper to help it slide easily.