When it comes to the tools that you use to clean your home, bigger does not always mean better. When it comes to cordless handheld vacuum cleaners, this is particularly true. A small cordless handheld vacuum is not ideal for larger carpeted areas in your home; however, they are perfect for other areas of the home.
Let’s take a look at seven different ways that a rechargeable hand vacuum can help you get your home cleaned quicker and easier. You may already utilize a hand vacuum for some of these areas, but you may be surprised by some of these ideas.
Trying to clean your stairs using a large vacuum cleaner can be difficult and ineffective. Using a cordless hand vacuum, on the other hand, can make the job much easier. Additionally, using your crevice tool for your cordless vacuum allows you to get in the nooks and crannies on your stairs.
Baseboards, Tracks on Sliding Glass Doors, and Windowsills
These areas often get overlooked when you are cleaning your home, which can cause dust and debris to build up. Use your cordless handheld vacuum’s brush tool and crevice tool to effectively clean those areas. You will be wowed by how much of a difference this small vacuum can make when it comes to cleaning your home.
Taking down your blinds, drapes, and curtains to clean can be a difficult task. If you do not have the time or energy to do this, you can spruce up your window treatments and remove dust using your cordless hand vacuum and a brush attachment.
Light Fixtures and Lampshades
If your light fixtures and lampshades are coated in dust and you don’t have time to remove them and clean them, you can use your cordless hand vacuum. Simply attach the brush attachment to your cordless handheld vacuum to quickly remove dust and cobwebs. (Tip: Stay safe while cleaning on a ladder by asking someone to steady your ladder when you are cleaning the light fixtures above your head.)
The best thing you can do to keep your bed clean is to wash your bed sheets, blankets, and comforters; however, if you are too busy to launder your bedclothes, use your handheld cordless vacuum to remove dust and debris. Vacuuming your sheets and mattress pads will freshen your bed between washings.
Beneath and Behind Your Appliances
You should use a microfiber cloth to wipe down your appliances. the areas under your appliances are often covered in dust, crumbs and food grime. Using your cordless vacuum can help to quickly clean those areas and remove all of the grime. (Tip: Make sure that the surface is dry before using your handheld vacuum.)
Cabinetry and Shelving
Dusting your cabinetry and shelving units isn’t difficult; however, removing all your knickknacks, books, etc. takes times. In between your deep cleanings, your cordless hand vacuum can help. Use the brush attachment to quickly remove the dust so your shelves and cabinetry will look amazing.