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Tips for maintaining your toilet including how to keep a toilet clean (much longer) -1/4 Cup of Baking Soda -1/2 Cup of Vinegar -2 Cups of Hot Water

How to removed permanent marker from EVERYTHING

Whitening Whites

DIY: How to Restore Grout. It's so easy & it's so inexpensive!

I need to do this when we move ...Professional house cleaners spill their 10 best-kept secrets to save time & effort. 1 most definitely liked was how to remove grease/dirt build up from kitchen cabinets. Say to clean cabinets, 1st heat slightly damp sponge/cloth in microwave for 20 - 30 sec. until it's hot. Put on a pair of rubber gloves, spray cabinets w/ an all-purpose cleaner containing orange oil, then wipe off cleaner w/ hot sponge. This should make the kitchen look & smell wonderful too!

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

Dog Urine Smell and Stain Remover ~~ Baking Soda White Vinegar Liquid Dishwashing Detergent 3% Hydrogen Peroxide I don't have animals but kiddos leave big stains

remove armpit stains

Homemade laundry detergent. My sister tried this and hasn't used anything else. I tried it after she did and have to agree. Worth the time and clean up is surprisingly easy.

ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap ¼ cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) It leaves everything smelling amazing.

DISHWASHER SOAP - Baking Soda (frugal favorite!) Borax (all-natural household cleaner, available at many stores in the laundry aisle) Mix together equal parts of each ingredient, store in a labeled container Use just like a commercial powdered detergent, approximately 2 TBS per load. That’s it! Each load will cost you mere pennies. (also use vinegar in the jetdry well instead of the expensive stuff)

576 loads of laundry for $6. I have pinned this before, but I like these directions better!

The-Benefits-of-Vinegar-for-House-Cleaning

DIY: How to Restore Grout. It's so easy & it's so inexpensive!

This stuff is incredible - one cheap natural product that freshens/deodorizes carpets, but deters pests, removes stains, deodorizes garbages and cleans up urine and vomit killing the bacteria too! What a homemade recipe and incredible product to easily and quickly make to have on hand!

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 - Mold and mildew stains - Burner pans and casserole dishes... Cream of Tartar!

Worked VERY well. Smell is strong but it gets the shower and grout clean! *Heat 12 ounces white vinegar in microwave until hot and pour into squirt bottle, then mix with 12 ounces Dawn dish soap & shake. Spray & let sit for an hour. (may use more vinegar than soap)

Tips on how to clean out Lint from Dryer Duct and Vent!! (detailed instructions, very informative)

The best-kept silver cleaning secret. Must remember this for next time!

kill mold!!!Mix 1 teaspoon of tea tree oil per 1 cup of water. Spray onto the surface with mold and allow to dry, do not rinse. This will kill the mold spores without creating harsh chemical fumes as other cleaners, such as bleach, would.

How to remove water rings from wood furniture--good to know!

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

Eliminate residue from an iron, by turning your iron on hot (no steam please) and run it over a white towel sprinkled with salt, until the residue is off the iron. ~No more mess, now you're ready to press. Plus other reuses for salt! #recycle, #diy, #repurpose,