"Homemade carpet powder, if you add a cup of borax to this mixture it will kill any bugs that may be in your carpet (fleas, etc!) Another said, I use nutmeg or clove ground with baking soda, and my house smells so inviting and homey.
To unclog a drain, mix: cup baking soda and cup vinegar. Pour down sink, cover the drain, wait 15 minutes, then pour about 5 cups of boiling water down. You might need to use a something long to poke it down inside the drain to help it.
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Awesome & easy way to get your washer clean. And another helpful tip: go around the drum with a micofiber cloth. Orig: HOT water/Bleach quart= 4 cups), agitate 1 minute, sit 1 hour, then finish cycle. REPEAT with HOT water/ Vinegar. Wipe down outside.
oven cleaner-Cover bottom of oven with baking soda, then pour vinegar so it's all wet. Let sit around 20 minutes or so then wipe all of it out with damp cloth or sponge. Leave oven door open too. After drying you may see some white residue, wipe again.