Vinegar uses: (1) Remove bacteria and pesticide residue from produce - Use 1 part vinegar to 3 parts water, wash produce thoroughly. (2) Clean windows and countertops - Use a 50% water and vinegar mixture to clean windows and countertops. (3) Remove shower and bathtub film - Use vinegar full strength on an old wash rag. (4) Toilet bowl stains - Use white distilled vinegar full strength with a scrubber. (5) Furniture polish - Use a 50% olive oil and vinegar mixture and polish…
130 uses for vinegar! wow! IN THE GARDEN: 1. Grow beautiful azaleas: Occasionally water plants with a mixture of two tablespoons vinegar to one quart water. Azaleas love acidic soil. 2. Kill grass on walks and driveways. Pour full strength on unwanted grass. 3. Kill weeds. Spray full strength on growth until plants have star
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.
Homemade Wood Cleaner ¼ Cup White Vinegar ½ teaspoon Olive Oil Mix the ingredients in a bowl. Dip a rag or sponge into the bowl and wring out. Clean any wood surface with this mixture. Quadruple the recipe to clean all of the cabinets and woodwork. The vinegar cleans the dirt, dust and grime while the olive oil moisturizes the wood.
How To Whiten Laundry Without Chlorine Bleach.Note: With the exception of the lemon pre-soak and sunlight, use just one of these ingredients at a time. Each method should work well , but it's a good idea to do a test before washing. • Distilled white vinegar. Vinegar whitens, freshens, and softens fabrics. Add 1/2 to 1 cup of distilled white vinegar along with your regular laundry detergent. Vinegar may also be sprayed on spot stains and collar and underarm stains. • Baking...
1 1/2 quarts of hot (NOT boiling) water 1/4 cup of 3% Hydrogen Peroxide (it’s the regular hydrogen peroxide that you can get at any store) 1 1/2 Tablespoons of White Vinegar 1 1/2 Tablespoons of Dish Soap (we use Seventh Generation and it worked great) About 1/8 of a teaspoon of your favorite essential oil(s) –
Mold Remover Nothing removes mold or mildew like bleach. But, if you are sensitive to bleach or don't want anyone breathing the fumes, you can get decent results using one of the recipes below (from EarthEasy.com and Natural Healthy Home Cleaning Tips) and a little old-fashioned elbow grease. Hydrogen Peroxide Mixture 1/2 cup hydrogen peroxide (3%) 1 cup water
Clean Your Dirty Toilet with Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner . . . 1 Cup Baking Soda 1 Cup White Vinegar or a spray bottle designated to hold vinegar all the time Sprinkle baking soda....spray with vinegar...let it foam and work for 10 min...clean - Tried - Worked!