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-Gather all of the clothes you want whitened (make sure they are sturdy and not delicate fabrics and that they don't have any colors at all, threads, etc.) -Throw them in the washer on HOT and wait until it has been filled with water- then STOP the washer -Add (believe it or not) 4-5 cups of bleach -Allow to soak for a few hours -Add laundry detergent and wash

How to Use Bleach to ACTUALLY WHITEN Your Clothes

Use Coconut Oil to refinish old wood furniture. It re-hydrates the wood, brings out the natural color, and takes away the old musty smell.

Remove rust :solution 50 percent regular bleach, 50 percent white vinegar. Let set, rinse off

Homemade Oxyclean anyone? 1 cup water 1/2 cup hydrogen peroxide 1/2 cup baking soda

How to Make Easy Homemade Laundry Detergent

Previous pinner wrote, "Kitchen gunk remover: 1 part vegetable oil 2 parts baking soda. Mix together with a spoon and go crazy!"

How to clean the glass on your oven door in minutes! I'll have to remember this

How to clean that oily, sticky residue off of appliances. I wish i knew this a long time ago. #elbowgrease

Home Made Dishwasher Detergent 2 c borax 2 c Arm & Hammer washing soda 2 c lemi shine* 1 c kosher salt

Outdoor use. flies HATE pine-sol. Mix it with water, about 50/50 and put it in a spray bottle. Use to wipe counters or spray on the porch and patio table and furniture Drive them away!

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

quickest way to clean your oven without any toxic chemicals. using what is probably already in your cupboards.

For reals? Apparently Mr Clean Magic Erasers are just this stuff called Melamine Foam? You can buy it in bulk on Amazon for WAY less than Mr Clean brand name!

DIY TV/Laptop Screen Cleaner

Use hydrogen peroxide and baking soda to clean your old cookie sheets. NO scrubbing!

How to get oily stains -- even if you've already washed and dried the garment.

Lots of Cleaning Secrets- this is probably the most useful list of cleaning tricks

50 uses for vinegar.

Pinner says: Where was this 2 weeks ago! Doug spent like 8 hours sanding our dining room table so that I could stain it...Extremely easy how to strip and restrain how-to... I am convinced that stripping is easier than painting now!

Great ideas

Lily & Thistle: A Quick Trick for damaged wood. I can't believe how well this worked. Mix together 1/4 cup of canola/olive oil and 3/4 cup vinegar. Dip a rag in it and simply wipe.

The Best Homemade Cleaning Solutions

How to clean that oily, sticky residue off of appliances

How to clean that oily, sticky residue off of appliances

Turn whites back to white whites. It's a laundry miracle!