Rubbing alcohol is a powerful cleaning solution. It is a multi-purpose and cheap product. It is also known as isopropyl alcohol. Its antiseptic qualities are used to kill bacteria and germs. Almost every single household has rubbing alcohol in the cabinets and closets. However, it is usually ignored as a cleaning product. Some people think that it can be used only in medicine. Continue reading to see various uses of rubbing alcohol.
There are different household activities. Some of them are more difficult and time-consuming than others. You have to spend more time for mattress cleaning or window cleaning in comparison to other cleaning procedures. By using rubbing alcohol for cleaning you will save money and time. There is no need to buy expensive cleaners that are sold in the shops. See for yourself what this cleaning solution can do. If you are not satisfied, you can always go to the shop and spend money on cleaning products.
Let’s start with cleaning glass and mirrors. Rubbing alcohol can be used on a soft cloth in order to wipe mirrored surfaces. We know how often they need cleaning. You can use this product even for window cleaning. You have to make a mixture with some ingredients to obtain powerful cleaning solution. Just add ½ teaspoon liquid dish detergent, ½ teaspoon dishwater rinse agent, 1 ½ tablespoons rubbing alcohol into a quart of water. Now you have two options. You can either use this mixture to spray or sponge onto the windows. Then you must wipe dry with a paper towel, for example.
Electronics can be cleaned with rubbing alcohol, too. Dampen a soft cloth with the cleaner and wipe phones, keyboards etc. Your electronic devices will be not only cleaned, but sanitised, too.
There are many more things which can be cleaned with rubbing alcohol. It can be used even for pest control. Just be careful, since it is highly poisonous and should be stored away from children. Use it in well-ventilated areas, because it is also highly flammable.