Original Blue Dawn . . . It’s Not Just for Dishes Anymore
De-Icer For icy steps and sidewalks in freezing temperatures, mix 1 teaspoon of Dawn dishwashing liquid, 1 tablespoon of rubbing alcohol, and 1/2 gallon hot/warm water and pour over walkways. They won’t refreeze. No more salt eating at the concrete in your sidewalks - 20 USES FOR ORIGINAL BLUE DAWN LIQUID!!!
To make your own shapeable ice pack: Mix 1 part rubbing alcohol with 3 parts water in a ziploc bag and put in the freezer. (The alcohol will prevent the water from freezing completely.) When it’s frozen, wrap with a towel or cloth of some sort and apply. Tip: If the mixture freezes too hard, just add a little more alcohol. If it’s too slushy, add a little more water.
I use white vinegar for so much!!! Easy way to clean mirrors and any other glass you may have around your house! Mix together 2 cups warm water, 1/4 cup white vinegar, 1/4 cup rubbing alcohol, 1 tablespoon of corn starch and enjoy!!
The Only Spot Remover You'll Ever Need. Mix 1 part Dawn dishwashing liquid with 2 parts hydrogen peroxide. Pour directly on the stain, and watch it disappear like MAGIC. If it's a big stain, you can mix the same equation & add it to a bucket of hot water & submerge the entire garment.
Homemade Windex Outdoor Multi-Surface Here are two recipes for outdoor window washing. #1 2 cups rubbing alcohol (70 percent isopropyl) 1/2 cup ammonia 1 teaspoon dish detergent (liquid such as Dawn) Top off with water until you have 1 gallon of window cleaner Mix and pour into your bottles. #2 1/4 cup vinegar 1 teaspoon dish detergent (liquid such as Dawn) Top off with 1 gallon water. Mix and pour into your bottles.
I have to try this--- SHAPEABLE ice packs. 1 part rubbing alcohol to 3 parts water. Gets really cold, but won't freeze solid.