Useful household fixes
This just changed my life. Who knew... Window squeegee removes pet hair from carpets and furniture. My pup is shedding since it's hot.
Guy tests 6 cleansers on grimy shower doors. Results: Vinegar sucks at removing soap scum and hard water deposits (I know -- you really want vinegar to work. But it doesn't.) Bar Keepers Friend wins. Of course it does.
This website allows you to type in a code from any dairy product. It then tells you where it's from! Great to know where your milk, yogurt, butter, cheese, etc. is from, plus you can tell what 'name brand' does your 'store brand' product.
Use baking soda and vinegar to fix funky towels. Over time, and with many washes, your bath towels will build up detergent and fabric softener residue, leaving them both unable to absorb as much water and smelling kinda funky when they do. Rather than give Target another lump sum, run them through the wash once with hot water and a cup of vinegar, then again with hot water and a half-cup of baking soda, as wikiHow suggests. That strips the residue from them, leaves them smelling fairly fresh ...
Use mayonnaise to remove a water ring from wood. who'da thought!
Mix baking soda and hydrogen peroxide into a paste and brush. Must try!
remove yellow underarm stains.... mix hydrogen peroxide and baking soda. apply to stains, let soak for 30 minutes and wash like normal.