WD40 = prevent wasp nests, remove dog poop from shoes, remove burrs from pet, rusty screw removal, rust & tar removal.j) Prevent Wasp Nests: Keep wasps from constructing their nests under the eaves of your house by misting with WD-40. Repeat every spring. j) Prevent Wasp Nests: Keep wasps from constructing their nests under the eaves of your house by misting with WD-40. Repeat every spring.
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.
Wash your towels in hot water with a cup of vinegar, and then run again in hot water with a half-cup of baking soda. That will strip your towels from all of that residue and mildew smell and will actually leave them feeling fluffy and smelling fresh. (Do not add laundry detergent to either wash. Just once with vinegar and once with baking soda.) good to know for the future.
Pet Stain/Odor Remover - for Carpet from Food.com: This stuff is amazing. I wish I could remember who originally gave me the recipe. I used it often when training a new puppy right after puchasing new carpet. It even worked on non-pet related stains. And I used Dawn instead of Joy.
How to Get Rid of Pet Stains & Odor in Carpet: I tried this & it seems to have worked!! :) I plan on sprinkling baking soda all over my whole floor then using a mixture of hot water/vinegar in the shampooer... Hopefully that'll get any of the remaining smell out! I will use this solution for any doggy "accidents" going forward.
DIY Stainless Steel Cleaner | measure 1/4 cup of baking soda into a small bowl. Add a liquid soap until you get a frosting-like paste. Stir well. Apply to areas needing cleaning, making sure to rinse well!
Get Rid of Rust Stains -- Sprinkle a little bit of salt over the rust stain. Squeeze juice from a lemon or lime over the salt/stain. Let this mixture sit for 2-3 hours. Remove the stain with the lemon/lime rind.