As lovable as pets are, it’s a fact your home is bound to get messy. Be it a cat, dog or birds, you might have your work cut out for you.
However, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t keep a pet indoors. All it takes is a few awesome cleaning hacks that do work, and you’re on your way to becoming one of the successful pet owners with a clean house.
Below, I’ve compiled a list of achievable ways to keep your home clean that will help cut down the time spent cleaning after a pet rather than pet the hell out of the cutie. Let’s get on it will!
It’s very likely that if there is a bad odor, you’re not washing their bedding often since it’s one place where a lot of their hair gets collected. Once you nip this habit and regularly wash the bedding, you won’t experience a bad odor problem.
2. LINT ROLLER
It’s highly recommended to use a lint roller at least once a week to ensure that there isn’t a pile-up of hair all over your home. That way, if unexpected guests come rolling in, you won’t have to hustle to try to get the furniture clean as quickly as possible.
Ah, if for some reason you don’t have a lint roller, wrapped in rust suggests using an alternative such as wrapping packing tape around your hand.
3. LITTER BOX
Looking for a way to keep the litter box area clean? The above hack suggests using a garage mat with large holes in it.
4. SMELLY CARPETS
Learn how to make this fantastic carpet deodorizer in which all you have to do is sprinkle a little, let it sit for a while and then vacuum as normal.
A brilliant way to avoid your pet from marking in unwanted places is to rub a some Vicks VaporRub in that spot and it will do the trick since it successfully masks the scent.
It is of utmost importance that pet toys get washed since it tends to be a common place in which loads of germs breathe.
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