Add 1/2 cup vinegar to the toilet bowl, let stand a few minutes, brush, and flush. If you have hard water, let the vinegar sit for an hour, and you may have to do some light scrubbing. To remove stains, add 1/2 cup borax to the water, swish it around, and let it soak overnight. Pour Boiled, Boiled Water, 1 2 Cups, Fatty Acid, White Vinegar, Cups Baking, Baking Sodas, Cups White, Pour 1 2
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By far the best tip I EVER received in my life!!! Never buy drain cleaner products again! 1/4 cup baking soda, pour in your drain 1 cup vinegar, pour over baking soda watch it bubble, leave it for 15 minutes boil pot a water, pour down the drain I do this once a month in every drain and I have not had a clog or slow drain for years and years!!! Works like a charm and it's cheap:)
Getting rid of black gunk in drain: 1. Put pot of water to boil. 2. Pour baking soda down drain. Baking soda has ability to neutralize fatty acids, will eat away the grime while you're waiting for water to boil. 3. Pour boiling hot water down drain. 4. Let the water & baking soda work for 10 minutes. 5. Then pour 1 cup bleach down drain to kill any remaining mildew/bacteria.
Consejos para el mantenimiento de su inodoro incluyendo cómo mantener un baño limpio (mucho tiempo) -1 / 4 taza de bicarbonato -1 / 2 taza de vinagre -2 tazas de agua caliente / 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
Drain Cleaner: To break up clogs, pour ½ cup baking soda down the drain, followed by ½ cup white vinegar. Wait 15 minutes, and then flush with four cups of boiling water (or hot tap water for plastic pipes).
Every month or two, give the pipes a good preventative cleaning to keep them clear of grease, oil, and hair clogs. Pour 1/2 cup baking soda down the drain, followed by 1/2 cup white vinegar. The mixture will foam up. Let stand for a few minutes to dissolve fatty acids, then pour boiling water down the drain to wash out any clogs. This really works!
How to dissolve a clog without Drano, via Martha: "Pour 1/2 cup baking soda, followed by 1/2 cup white vinegar, down the drain, and cover with a plug or rag. The mixture will work to break down any fats into salt and harmless gas. Flush with boiling water poured from a teakettle."
To get rid of the nasty black gunk in your drain: 1. Put a pot of water to boil. 2. Meanwhile pour baking soda down the drain. Baking soda has the ability to neutralize fatty acids so it will work and eating away the grime. 3. Once the water has reached a rolling boil remove it from the stove and pour down the drain. 4. After 10 minutes has expired pour 1 cup of bleach down the drain to completely kill any remaining mildew or bacteria.
Just ½ cup of Borax poured down your drain will unclog it when you follow with a couple of cups of boiling water. Add the Borax followed by the boiling water and leave for at least 15 minutes. Then just run your tap water until it is all flushed out.
DIY: Drain Cleaner/Declogger Ingrediants: 1/4 Cup Baking Soda 1/2 Cup Vinegar Directions: Pour your baking soda in your sink/tub/drain first. Next pour in your vinegar. Let it sit for a few minutes before pouring hot water down the sink. Drains should be good to go!