The Little Red Owl

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Spring cleaning should be renamed Season Changing Cleaning because it needs done 4 times a year-at least in the hemisphere I live in :)

Once the weather cooled down and we turned off the ceiling fans we saw how GROSS the blades are.

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I immediately Googled the easiest way to clean these things. I do not like to use an excessive amount of energy unless it is absolutely necessary.

Here is what I found:

This “tutorial” from One Good Thing

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And this, much more complicated tutorial via Real Simple

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Needless to say I went with the first one.

Here is how mine turned out:

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I placed the pillow case over each blade and wiped.

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Here is all the grossness.

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And here is all the cleanness :)

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I highly recommend this method of cleaning–super simple and fast!

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One thought on “How To (Easily) Clean Your Ceiling Fan

  1. Brilliant! I hate cleaning the one ceiling fan in my house, will try this for sure. Thanks for the tip!

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