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De-tarnish ALL your silver ALL at once... line your sink with aluminum foil, add 1/2 c table salt, 1/2 c. baking soda, fill with hot water, then dump in all your silver! Let sit for about 30 min. The tarnish all transfers to the foil! Thanks, Susan Branch!

Green Spring Cleaning Recipe for Grout: 7 cups water, 1/2 cup baking soda, 1/3 cup lemon juice and 1/4 cup vinegar - throw in a spray bottle and spray your floor, let it sit for a minute or two... then scrub :)

When buying fruit and veggies, always soak them in a 1:4 ratio of vinegar and water to help remove toxins and pesticides. Leave them soaking for up to an hour, longer with nonorganic apples. At the end of the bath, sometimes you can even see cloudy like stuff in the water from the skins and waxes, and dirt on the bottom. Works awesome! "Once I did this to blackberries and they were good for 3 WEEKS! That’s unheard of with berries & water. The vinegar is KEY "

Dont throw away your old cookie sheets. Use hydrogen peroxide and baking soda to clean them with NO scrubbing!

This is crazy. Mix 1/4 c Listerine (any kind but I like the blue), 1/4 c vinegar and 1/2 c of warm water. Soak feet for 10 minutes and when you take them out the dead skin will practically wipe off , , ,#homemade,#remedies

Who knew - add baking soda to the water when hard boiling eggs and the shell will come right off ~~ add 1/2 tsp of baking soda to the water it will make the egg shell easier to peel.

How to clean your cookie sheets--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 as well.

DIY Jewelry Cleaner: 1 Cup Hot Water, Tin Foil over the bottom of the bowl, 1 Tbsp Salt, 1 Tbsp Baking Soda, 1 Tbsp Dish Soap. Soak jewelry 5-10 minutes, rinse with cold water and polish with jewelry cloth. Works!!

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New Uses for Kitchen Items

how to use baking soda as silver polish.

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How to Remove Oil Stains or Grease Stains from Clothes

How to remove set-in oil stains on clothing

DIY RING CLEANER. Uses 4 household ingredients! Works well on SILVER, GOLD, NICKEL and STERLING SILVER. Made my ring like new! Great Jewelry cleaner!

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Cleaning Hacks to Save Your Bachelor Pad - Sprinkle baking soda on your couch to get rid of foul smells. Vacuum it off when you're done.

deep clean your couch with baking soda. sprinkle and let it sit for an hour or two before vacuuming. test in small area first.

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Martha's Tips for Gleaming, Tarnish-Free Metal

Removing Tarnish-A simple chemical reaction causes tarnish to disappear naturally. Place sterling or plated silver in an aluminum pan -- it must be aluminum (can line a bowl/pan with al foil). Sprinkle 1/2 to 1 cup baking soda over the silverware. Keeping the pan in the sink to minimize splashing, pour enough boiling water to cover the utensils. When the tarnish disappears, remove the silverware, and buff with a soft cotton cloth.