Beauty Hacks for Summer That Every Girl Needs to Know | Beauty High
How to freshen your towels and get rid of that mildew stink!
Wash your towels in hot water with a cup of vinegar, then run again in hot water with a half-cup of baking soda. That will strip your towels from all of that residue & mildew smell & will actually leave them feeling fluffy & smelling fresh. This really works! - MyHomeLookBook
25 clever tips to make life easier. Seriously - Take a peek at them - you will use at least 18 of them!
This long-forgotten gem of a cleaning agent may be used with a little water or vinegar to lift even the most stubborn stains. Unattractive grout driving you batty? Mold and mildew stains got you reaching for the Prozac? Burner pans and casserole dishes giving you fits? Cream of Tartar is your new best friend.
Drawer pulls as picture hangers, So many options
Once a month, add a cup of Distilled White Vinegar and a cup of baking soda during the HOT cleaning cycle. pour them directly into the drum. Then, add about ½ cup of vinegar and ½ cup of baking soda into the detergent dispenser.
Unblock your drains without pouring harmful pollutants into the water system by pouring down 1 c of salt and 1/2 c of baking soda mixed together, followed by a kettle of boiling water. Can also use baking soda and white vinegar and boiling water. -- good to know
KILL MOLD! — Mix 1 teaspoon of tea tree oil per 1 cup of water. Spray onto the moldy surface and allow to dry. Do not rinse. This will kill the mold spores without creating harsh chemical fumes as other cleaners will.
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Used dryer sheet (or new) cuts your bathroom cleaning time in half. Makes mirrors bath fixtures sparkle(no streaks). Cuts right through soap scum on bathtub and makes the bathroom smell great! Hmmm I'm going to have to try this!
100 Tips- some new ones I haven't seen on Pinterest before: Have company on their way over and you forgot to put drinks in the fridge. Place your drinks in a large pot and cover with ice. Sprinkle 2 cups of salt on top of the ice and then fill the rest of the pot with water. Your drinks will be ice cold within 2 to 3 minutes.
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How to Remove Mildew Smell from Towels- Good to know.
The "miracle" of baking soda and peroxide. Put 1/4 cup of baking soda in a bowl.....add enough peroxide to make a paste. Rub on with fingers or sponge. Cleans EVERYTHING! Stove, oven, pans, stainless steel applicances, even the white handles of the refrig door.
If you want your house to smell heavenly, boil some orange peels with a 1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon on Medium heat. ~ I do this come Fall and everyone loves it - an old Southern trick