Tiles are beautiful, durable, and generally easy to clean, but does grout clean? That’s a different story. Due to their mostly light color and porous composition, grouts tend to stain. Mortar, the mixture of water, sand, and cement that holds the tiles in place can be difficult to keep clean. Grout lines are easy to pick up dirt and stains and before you know it they change from white to black. Learn how to clean your mortar to keep it sparkling white again, and maintain it so you don’t have to clean it so often.
The dark brown lines between the bright white tiles look bad and are not healthy at all. So it’s time to freshen up. Fortunately, this project was as easy as grabbing a handful of Lowe’s Miracle Grout Pens and coloring in these lines!
In this tutorial, you will learn four different methods of cleaning the mortar. Vinegar and ammonia, hydrogen peroxide and baking soda, oxygen bleach can be used as active ingredients to clean the mortar. Just choose the best path for you and use it.
Clean up white grout with common household products and a little elbow grease – and this complete guide to cleaning grout. Note: If you have any doubts about a grout cleaner, test it in a hidden place – for example on the pipes behind or under a device.
For stubborn grout stains, mix a paste of two parts baking soda and one part water. Apply it to the stain, let it sit overnight, then scrub it with a nylon brush. Then rinse it off thoroughly with hot water.
The author of this tutorial tried different methods of cleaning the mortar and wrote about the results. So all you have to do is choose what you like and follow the instructions.
Want a simple trick to cleaning grout in your shower, bath, or kitchen? This homemade mortar cleaner works great and only requires 2 ingredients: baking soda and bleach!
Depending on your type of stain, you may be able to get away with household products. Tougher stains and powdery mildew may require heavier chemicals. Whichever cleaning solution you choose, use a stiff brush to scrub. Now read about different types of cleaners and choose yours!
If you decide to take matters into your own hands, especially if you are looking for affordable alternatives to professional cleaning products, baking soda + vinegar is for you. Read here how to use them and what result you will get.
First and foremost, avoid wasting money on chemical cleaners, which work wonders on tile grout, when cheap and healthier solutions can be found at home. No matter what you use, there will be a lot of elbow grease involved – so be ready to scrub! How to clean grout so you can enjoy a shiny bathroom and kitchen again.
Nothing makes a bathroom or kitchen look old and dirty faster than dirty mortar and tired old tiles. These also tend to harbor mold and mildew, which pose serious health risks. Here’s everything you need to know to breathe new life into those smooth surfaces – naturally.
We've already shared some super glamorous and colorful cases of girly sunglasses that girls usually love, but okay some guys may love them too. Today I want to stick to more masculine designs of sunglasses cases that are actually unisex but are loved by men and look absolutely human. Why do I call them humane? They are mostly designed in a minimalist way and are made of leather or suede. They have no glitter or bows so anyone can take one with them. Let's take a look at what you can do.
These super stylish cases are made from brown leather and can be freshened up with a Cricut machine or left untouched if you wish. The parts are secured with a leather belt, and you can add a tassel for a boho look or skip this step. I really like the detail version that looks boho and wild. Boho chic is the most popular style now.
This case is made of faux leather and is super chic. The piece is made of brown leather and is lined with gray felt which creates a cool and soft contrast. However, you can vary the colors and make it more contrasting or even more subtle. The piece is also secured with a leather belt, and these large stitches give it a manly feel.
Here's a leather sleeve bag to slip your sunglasses into. It's sleek and low-key, and the structure of the leather helps hold its shape while keeping the bulk very minimal. Make it black or any other base color to make it look even more modern. The only downside is that the case doesn't have a cover or lid, but you can add some yourself, get inspired!
In this tutorial, we will teach you how to make simple and easy leather sunglasses from the leather of your choice. You can also add a contrasting lining for a more chic look, or keep it as is without lining. Such a simple sunglasses bag is what you need to protect the stylish sunglasses, get inspiration and make one or more for all of your accessories.
Here is another pair of leather sunglasses, this time they are quite bright as the leather you choose is metallic, although you can opt for other ideas. Add a black leather cord, with or without a tassel, to secure the piece. In fact, such a case is not only suitable for sunglasses, but also for keys and other small items to keep everything in order in your pocket. Enjoy!
This leather pouch is very convenient to use as it has a screw or button to close the pouch and keep your glasses inside. It's made of brown leather with a metallic touch, but you can keep it in whatever leather type and color you like depending on the style and colors the person likes. What a perfect piece to protect your trendy sunglasses!
Give your look a light boho and tribal feel with these fantastic leather bags with sunglasses! They're made from brown leather, have some stem-inspired stencils, and big colorful stitching around the edge that make them so special. If you don't want to use leather or suede, keep it on vinyl or whatever material you have on hand.
These amazing leather bags will make a fantastic gift for everyone! They are made of leather in different colors, are closed with buttons and decorated with laser etching and stamps. The point is, you need some basic leather working skills to get such a result, but you should give it a try - just look at these amazing cases, they are worth it!
These sunglasses have a special shape and a cool fabric - cork fabric. Sew a stylish DIY bag using a free pattern given in the tutorial! It is quick to sew and offers optimal protection for your glasses, even the largest ones or glasses with a very special shape - this bag fits!
Denim is a classic, and sewing a piece of it means making it timeless. This sunglasses cover is made of fabric that looks very much like navy denim and is decorated with colorful stitching. However, if you are not into embroidery, you can skip this idea. Get inspired!
I absolutely love this sunglasses case because of its vintage car print - it looks incredibly stylish and interesting and makes a very elegant gift for anyone. The piece is made of simple cotton fabric and transfer paper, which creates each picture, and can be closed with a zipper. Such a pouch is great for anything you want, not just sunglasses.
This cover is sewn from leather, which is very reminiscent of leather. It has a nautical style: a white case with blue stripes is a timeless idea for going to the sea! Such a bag will be loved by both girls and men who love nautical mood or who are about to go on vacation. Very cool!