Mighty Life List
Mar 17 2010

Lifescoop: Spring Clean Your PC in 5 Easy Steps

(Man I wish I’d had the forethought to post a photo of a laptop on my site before I took this photo.)

How long has it been since you thoroughly cleaned your computer? That’s what I thought.

I clean mine about as often as l spill something on the keyboard. But to keep your computer in good working order, you should scrub it down about twice a year–more often if you like to eat chips while you work. But how do you get everything sparkly without damaging anything? I did a little research.

Before you start, you’ll need some supplies: a large microfiber cloth, a can of compressed air, and a solution of 50 percent isopropyl rubbing alcohol and 50 percent mineral water, and a pair of tweezers. Once you have everything together, shut your computer down (if you’re cleaning a laptop, remove the battery as well). Read more…

3 Responses to “Lifescoop: Spring Clean Your PC in 5 Easy Steps”

  • Gloria Chen Says:

    Oh Dear MIGHTY Girl, I believe there are a few number if us still dying to find out what is that deliciously blue color and what brand of paint.

  • Maggeh Says:

    Fountain Spout, by Benjamin Moore!

  • jen Says:

    forget the laptop, i want to go paint my office that colour!