9 ways to clean a blurred, stained mirror and make it look like new

Articles Jun 28, 2020 22:50

The mirrors in your house is cloudy or there are many yellow stains that make you uncomfortable? Here are some useful tips for you.

Here are some tips for defogging a blurred mirror as well as getting rid of the stains to help your mirror look new and shiny.

9 tips for clearing a cloudy or stained mirror

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9 ways to clean a blurred, stained mirror and make it look like new

When you use a mirror, if you notice, after a period of use, it often has stains, especially mirrors in the bathroom. The reason is that the air is hot, humid, and bathrooms are the place with the highest humidity. This is a favorable environment for bacteria to grow and create stains.

Warm water

9 ways to clean a blurred, stained mirror and make it look like new

Clean a mildly cloudy mirror is very simple. Simply use a soft cloth soaked in warm water, squeeze out the water, and wipe the mirror thoroughly. Absolutely do not use wet towels to wipe the mirror, otherwise the mirror surface will be dimmed abd the glass will likely be worn out.

Vinegar

If the mirror is blurred, just use a napkin or a cloth soaked in warm water and then squeeze and wipe the mirror thoroughly. Then you put a little vinegar into warm water, then dipped in a clean towel, squeeze water and wipe thoroughly on the mirror surface. Vinegar is a very effective stain remover, so your mirror will be as clean as it was when you first bought it. Wipe gently on the edge of the mirror as these are easy to stain.

9 ways to clean a blurred, stained mirror and make it look like new

Coke

Coke is not only a delicious drink that is loved by many people but also has many other uses such as unclogging kitchen sink, cooking... And another use is mirror cleaning.

Coke contains carbon dioxide, with added air bubbles, acidic so it will act like lemon. Because it has the same effect as lemons, we can take advantage of it to clean the mirror.

The procedure is very simple, first pour coca into a spray bottle. Then use this bottle to spray on the mirror evenly for 1-2 minutes, then use a clean towel to wipe again.

9 ways to clean a blurred, stained mirror and make it look like new

Finally, wipe it dry again and feel the shine of the mirror immediately without leaving a stain.

Kerosene, alcohol

For mirrors that are moldy and stained, stubborn. The most effective way to clean a mirror is with kerosene or alcohol. Pour some kerosene or alcohol into a dry towel and wipe well on the mirror surface until the stain is gone. If you want to get rid of kerosene immediately, use soap, continue to wipe it with a dry towel. You will see the mirror will become new quickly.

Salt

If the mirror is tainted, wrap a rag in a pinch of salt, dip it in a little wet water and rub it vigorously on the mirror. Then, wipe dry with a clean towel, the mirror will shine.

Milk

9 ways to clean a blurred, stained mirror and make it look like new

Put some milk on a clean towel. Similar to the two methods above, you wipe the surface of the mirror thoroughly, especially the stains, and your mirror will shine back like new. Milk is not only a nutritious drink but also a quite effective detergent.

Soap

The mirrors in the bathroom are often dimmed by the steam. You can use soap water to rub on the mirror, then wipe it dry. The mirror surface will now have a layer of soapy water to prevent the mirror from being blurred. You can also use a cleanser instead of soap water, the effect is the same.

9 ways to clean a blurred, stained mirror and make it look like new

Chalk

Did you know that in addition to writing chalk, it has the other purpose of cleaning mirrors? This method is easy to implement and quite simple but surely few of us know. You take a little chalk to write board, crushed, mixed with water, then take a clean towel, dip and wipe on the surface of the mirror. Your mirror will be free of any stains.

Detergents

9 ways to clean a blurred, stained mirror and make it look like new

In case the mirror is very dirty, mix the cleaning liquid into a basin of warm water, and wipe the mirror with a sponge. To keep the mirror shiny, after cleaning the mirror with one of the above methods, spray shaving foam on the mirror surface and continue to wipe them again with a soft cloth.

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