The holidays are just around the corner, which means lots of fun family dinners and parties. But, that also means there are lots of potential messes just waiting to cover your furniture and floors. What if you didn’t have to worry about those little spills and accidents? Click through our favorite cleaning hacks below to keep your house spick and span this holiday season.

Use Your Noggin

Egg nog is a holiday drink guaranteed to make you warm and cozy! This delectable beverage is thick, creamy and kind of messy. During your legendary holiday parties, spills are bound to happen. But, there’s no need to fret. All you need is the strong cleaning power of nail polish remover to break down the oils and clean up the mess. Make sure to act fast because this one could start to smell if you leave it for too long.

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Do you have any cleaning tricks for the Holidays? Share with us in a comment below.

— Natasha Davis