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55 Must-Read Cleaning Tips & Tricks - can't believe how well this worked!

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Tub Cleaner - vinegar and dish soap, no scrubbing! Heat 1/2C white vinegar in m'wave for 90 sec, pour int spray bottle. Add 1/2C BLUE Dawn dish soap. Shake gently to mix. Spray on surface, let it sit 1-2 hours. Just wipe it away then rinse with water. Should also take soap scum off shower doors!

Chore list idea

Magic Carpet Cleaner ... baking soda, vinegar, dish soap & warm water!

Handy dandy paper organizing (& purging) chart!

house cleaning list.... while I don't agree with all the times... I think it would work for the kids to learn a system that didn't come from "MeanMOM"

Wash your towels in hot water with a cup of vinegar, and then run again in hot water with a half-cup of baking soda. That will strip your towels from all of that residue and mildew smell and will actually leave them feeling fluffy and smelling fresh. ***Do not add laundry detergent to either wash. Just once with vinegar and once with baking soda. *** This trick also works well with wet bathing suits that were left to dry.

PRETTY GENIUS...reusable towels that you snap back together once you use and wash them. green, cost effective, pretty.

How to clean your TOP LOADING washer - yep just spent 100 bucks for the technician to come out and tell us that the funky smell was there because we hadn't cleaned our washer

This woman's blog is outstanding! If you need organization, pin now, look later. She has excellent ideas!!

CLEAN YOUR MATTRESS: pour about 1 cup of baking soda into a mason jar and drop in 4 drops of lavender essential oil. Put on lid and shake jar. Using a kitchen strainer sprinkle the baking soda mixture all over the mattress and let it sit for an hour or more. Thoroughly vacuum the mattress. Bye, bye dust mites and other nasty things. The baking soda helps draw up any moisture and deep dirtiness. It deodorizes and leaves the mattress smelling fresh and clean.

CLEAN YOUR MATTRESS: pour about 1 cup of baking soda into a mason jar and drop in 4 drops of lavender essential oil. Put on lid and shake jar. Using a kitchen strainer sprinkle the baking soda mixture all over the mattress and let it sit for an hour or more. Thoroughly vacuum the mattress. Bye, bye dust mites and other nasty things. The baking soda helps draw up any moisture and deep dirtiness. It deodorizes and leaves the mattress smelling fresh and clean.

This makes more sense than just throwing them under the sink. ~ so simple and yet it makes so much sense.

1-2 cups of water w/ 1-2 tblsp of vinegar put in a microwave bowl and put in microwave for 5 minutes.... Take out and wipe clean with a rag

Pinner says, "Cleaning your toilet with coca cola will get out the nastiest stains! One pinner said: "I had my cousin try it when they bought a house and the toilets were disgusting, this trick left the toilets looking like new! I have also used Coke for cleaning soot off of the fireplace heat box, or outdoor grill. I'm glad I don't drink this stuff if it is that great of a cleaning product!" Really..."

Chalk will remove grease stains from clothes. Simply rub the stain with chalk, then toss in the wash as normal.

Cleaning stove burners and pans! No scrubbing! One of the best tips I've ever found on Pinterest!

WD-40 removes crayon marks from just about any surface...didn't know that!

Use mayonnaise to remove a water ring from wood.

Going to try this! Baking Soda and Vinegar as a stain remover.

soak old paintbrush in hot vinegar for 30 minutes and good as new!

Organized medicine cabinet using Stick On Pods