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  • Marty Ratlief

    Homemade Drain Cleaner using white vinegar and baking soda. Instructions per blogger for unclogging drains and for freshening drains.

  • Kathy Helm

    #Cleaning Tip- Pour a handful of baking soda and then 1/2 cup of white vinegar into the drain. It’ll create a small erupting volcano, so cover the drain for several minutes and then rinse with cold water after 1/2 hour. It worked great on my bathroom sink. http://mstcleaning.com

  • Ashley Ingram

    Unclog drain. Keep the plumber away- Natural Homemade Drain Cleaner 12 Aug posted by TidyMom 19 Comments Did you know that some Feng Shui masters say that clogged drains deplete finances, health, aspirations, travel, clog sinuses, and simply, wreak havoc in general. I don’t know about you……..but a clogged drain can be rather pesky and annoying, not to mention, rather costly if you have to call in a plumber. So to keep my life running smoothly, both literally and metaphorically, I look in my kitchen pantry for all the ingredients I need to unclog my pipes and I can do it without causing damage to the environment or my pocket book! Unclog a drain with Baking Soda and Vinegar Pour 3/4-1 cup of baking soda in the drain. Pour 1/2 cup vinegar in the drain and immediately cover the drain (I use a plug or set a plate over it – you want to keep everything inside the drain) Leave everything to sit and work for about 30 mins (don’t use the sink during this time) After 30 mins, remove the cover and let hot water run thru the pipes for about 2-3 mins. for really tough clogs you may need to repeat – but I find if I do this on a regular basis (about once a month) it keeps my drains clear and fresh with out any problems.

  • Caroline Koudelka

    Best Natural Drain Cleaner need to mix 1/2 cup baking soda and 1/4 cup table salt the pour all this down the drain,Follow by pouring 1 cup of heated white vinegar next down the drain. It will foam and bubble but then leave it alone for about 15 mins. Now run hot water for about 30 seconds down this drain. Smell , your right it does no longer smell.

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