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Cleaning Supplies Vocabulary

by BJ Varghese on 2/24/2005 | Comments | Viewed 3157 time(s) | Full Page View

Ant spray - ari no sacchu zai

Baking soda - juso-u

Bath heater cleaner - furo kama yo senjo zai

Bath tub cleaner - furo yo sen zai

Bleach - hyo haku zai

Chlorine bleach - enso kei hyo haku zai

Color fast (non-chlorine) bleach - sanso kei hyo haku zai

Carpet cleaner - jutan yo sen zai

Dehumidifying pellets - shiikke tori

Dishwashing liquid - shokki yo ekitai sen zai

Drain cleaner - paipu kurina

Dust mite or tatami mite killers - dani no kujo

Fabric softener - junan shiage zai

Floor cleaner - fuki soji yo sen zai

Floor wax - juka yo wakkusu

Furniture polish - kaguno tsuya dashi

Laundry soap - sentaku yo sekken

Non-phosphorus laundry soap - murin sentaku yo sekken

Soap powder - konasekken

Detergent - gosei sen zai

Mildew spray - kabi kira

Moisture collectors - joshitsu zai, shikke tori

Mosquito coil - katori senko

Electric mosquito repellent - denshi katori

Moth repellent - bochuzai

Roach hotel - gokiburi hoi hoi

Room freshener - hoko zai

Sink cleaner - nagashi yo sen zai

Spot cleaner - bubun araiyo

Stain remover - shimi nuki yo sen zai

Starch (goes into washing machine) - sentaku nori

Starch spray (used while ironing) - sentaku nori supure

For toilets - toire yo

Toilet cleaner - toire yo sen zai

Toilet cleaner, neutral type - toire yo sen zai chusei

Toilet cleaner, chlorine type - toire yo sen zai enso kei

Toilet cleaner, acid type - toire yo sen zai sansei taipu

Toilet cleaner, antibacterial type - toire yo sen zai jokin senjo

Toilet plunger - tsumari tori ("blockage take out")

Wool cleaner - uru yo sen zai

Washing machine tub cleaner - sentakki so kurina