Mum claims scrubbing her wooden floor with OLIVE OIL is the secret to getting a glossy shine

A SAVVY mum has revealed the unlikely product she uses to get her wooden floors gleaming – olive oil. 

The woman said she needed something to ‘distract’ herself while in lockdown, so decided to tackle her grubby floors and the results are impressive.  

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Rather than using traditional cleaning products, she raided her food cupboards instead. 

The woman shared a snap of her sparkling floor to Facebook group Cleaning Tips & Tricks, revealing her home-made solution. 

She said: “In today’s edition of, ‘dear god I’m so bored and have to distract myself so I don’t go to target and roam’, I give you shiny floors.

“Scrubbed on my hands and knees then dried with a microfiber towel in a circular motion.”

Floor cleaning solution

  • One gallon hot water
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup olive oil

She mixed up hot water, lemon juice and olive oil – and her handy tip has racked up hundreds of likes. 

Commenting online, one person said: “Need to do this, my floor looks so dull.”

Another wrote: “Nice job, it's beautiful, thanks for the tip!”

A third thought: “It’s spotless.”

While this person said: “They look great! But that is a level of dedication that I just don’t have right now.”

And someone else added: “You deserve a medal.” 

Plus a woman who never cleaned her dishwasher before reveals how she got it sparkling using just two household items.

For more cleaning tips and tricks, this woman said she’ll ‘NEVER iron again’ after a £2.50 B&M spray makes her crumpled bed sheets look freshly pressed.

And this cleaning fan got her filthy radiator sparkling new using Mrs Hinch’s favourite products.

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