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Every couple of months sprinkle a mixture of baking soda and a tablespoon of your favorite fabric softener over your mattress, let it sit for an hour, and then vacuum it up. Gets rid of dust mites and freshens up the mattress. Keep that same mixture in a small mason jar with holes poked in the top in your linen or clothes closet to keep it smelling fresh! Many Baking Soda Tips

(great to remember for move-out or in) Place a dishwasher-safe cup filled with plain white vinegar on the top rack of the dishwasher. Using the hottest water available, run the dishwasher through a cycle. The vinegar will help to wash away the loose, greasy grime, sanitizes, and helps remove the musty odor. Next, sprinkle a cupful of baking soda around the bottom of the tub and run it through a short cycle. The baking soda will help freshen and removing stains.... good to do every 6 mths

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How to Clean Grease From Kitchen Cabinet Doors

Clean away the grime: How to Clean Grease From Kitchen Cabinet Doors.

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How to Remove Stains from Laundry

Stain Removal

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How Do I Clean Black Mold in Shower Silicone

How Do I Clean Black Mold in Shower Silicone? Fill bottle 2/3 full with vinegar, add 2 tbsp of baking soda.

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How to Clean Oven Racks Naturally

Thanks to original pinner who said: I think I'll try this next time. The appliance repairman told me using the self-cleaning feature takes years off the life of an oven. The best 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. I leave my oven door open too. After drying you may see some white residue, wipe again.

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How to Clean Your Car Headlights

Toothpaste vs old headlight....just went and did one headlight IT WORKS

CLEAN YOUR MATTRESS: pour about 1 cup of baking soda into a mason jar and drop in 4 drops of lavender essential oil. Put on lid and shake jar. Using a kitchen strainer sprinkle the baking soda mixture all over the mattress and let it sit for an hour or more. Thoroughly vacuum the mattress. Bye, bye dust mites and other nasty things. The baking soda helps draw up any moisture and deep dirtiness. It deodorizes and leaves the mattress smelling fresh and clean.

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How to Clean Sliding Door Tracks

How to Clean Sliding Door Tracks...dirt and bugs tend to settle in the tracks during Spring & Summer.

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How to Use Epsom Salt in a Number of Ways

Always have some Epsom's Salt on hand. Get a lush lawn, rejuvenate your scalp, and remove your blackheads...all with the power of Epsom salt. Check out what else you can do!

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10 Tips & Tricks to Spring Cleaning

How to clean your mattress, even with stains. It does not mention it here, but mom told me that vinegar is used to deodorize the scent of urine. But maybe this is a good link!

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How To Wash & Whiten Yellowed Pillows

Seriously - best recipe ever for cleaning pillows. I spent the day cleaning pillows and mattress pads throughout the house. So clean and fresh. I'm in love!!!!!! washing pillows

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The COUNTLESS Uses for Baking Soda (Besides Baking)!

Every couple of months sprinkle a mixture of baking soda and a tablespoon of your favorite fabric softener over your mattress, let it sit for an hour, and then vacuum it up. Gets rid of dust mites and freshens up the mattress. Keep that same mixture in a small mason jar with holes poked in the top in your linen or clothes closet to keep it smelling fresh! Many Baking Soda Tips!!!

in case i haven't pinned before???? Magic Carpet Cleaner ;-) Baking soda, vinegar, dishwashing liquid & warm water!! THIS ACTUALLY W0RKS - I USED IT AND IT WAS FABULOUS.....