Another pinner says: I washed my towels in 1 Cup of vinegar on hot, then again with 1/2 cup of baking soda on hot. I just pulled them out of the washer to move to the dryer and my towels smell 10 times better. Apparently I didn't realize how musty and gross my towels were smelling!

make old towels like new! Great DIY Tips for Saving Money and Quick and Easy Tips!

How to Remove Mildew Smell from Towels- Good to know.

My grandma taught me this many years ago. Refreshing towels I use this trick all the time since I noticed my towels smelling funky. It works! - Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelly. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and 1cup vinegar, then a 2nd time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again. Works like a charm!

Clean your front loader!! Takes away the mildew smell. Good to know!

Excited to try the hair wash!

simple air freshener-great idea for the bathroom

How to clean your cookie sheets--Kitchen "Miracle" Cleaner! You put about 1/4 cup of baking soda in a small glass bowl and squirt in hydrogen peroxide until it makes a nice paste. Then you rub it on the offending dirt/stain/grease...whatever! You can usually just use your fingers...but you can also use a small sponge at times as well.

1 cup white vinegar + 1 cup fabreeze {homemade: 1/8 c fab softener, 2 tablespoons baking soda, fill spray bottle w hot water} + 1/2 cup oxyclean, A dash of dish soap + Fill w/ hot water = AWESOME Carpet cleaner!

Be Inspired: Create your own fizzy bath bombs for you and your friends. Thoroughly mix 1 cup baking soda, 1 cup citric acid, ½ cup cornstarch, ½ cup oil coconut oil and 8-10 drops of Relaxation. Place mixture in a silicon mold (a silicon ice cube maker works great or use saran wrap) and let sit for 24-30 hours. Simply drop in water and watch your bath bombs dissolve and usher in relaxation.

A Simple Fix For Smelly Towels! Wash in super hot water with 1 cup vinegar, then re-wash in super hot water with 1/2 cup baking soda!!

do this and mom will never bug you again lol! Everyone who owns a gas stove, pin this!! It works! Mine were absolutely disgusting and I tried everything to clean them. It was so gross how much came off! Definitely the best stove grate cleaner ever.

How to remove stinky mildew smell from towels: Wash on hot w/ no detergent, but 2 cups white vinegar instead. Wash again on hot w/ detergent + 1/2 cup baking soda. Dry COMPLETELY - use no fabric softener. This totally worked for us!!

help for smelly towels 1 cup of white vinegar 1/2 cup of baking soda HOT water Put towels in washing machine and fill with HOT water! Add one cup of vinegar to the load and run through an entire wash cycle. Leave towels in the washer and refill again with HOT water, this time this time adding 1/2 cup of baking soda. Run through another entire cycle.

This totally works. I did this in our old apartment when a closet smelled like cats-we have no pets {chemical-free carpet fresh recipe}

Make your own bathroom cleaner for battling mold. 1/2 cup baking soda 1/4 cup hydrogen peroxide 1 teaspoon liquid dish soap Mix all together in a small squirt bottle.

How to Remove Burned-On Food from Your Pots and Pans | savorylotus.com

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

could make these from painted 2-liter soda bottles?

Great for all the pool towels this summer! Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelling funky. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and one cup vinegar, then a second time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue and leaves them fresh and able to absorb more water again. Works like a charm!