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Wash your towels in hot water with a cup of vinegar, then run again in hot water with a half-cup of baking soda. That will strip your towels from all of that residue & mildew smell & will actually leave them feeling fluffy & smelling fresh.

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15 Ideas for Cleaning Your Home

After posting my Tips for using Baking Soda in the Laundry (and the FREE printable), so many of you asked me to make one for how to use vine...

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!

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What is the Secret to Fresh Smelling Towels

What is the Secret to Fresh Smelling Towels ~ Here’s what to do in order to get your towels from stinky to fresh smelling!

How to remove the mildew smells from your towels, using either a top or front loading washing machine! Finally, fresh towels!

You know that wonderful smell when you walk into Williams Sonoma? Here’s how to get it: water, sliced lemon, 3 springs of fresh rosemary and about a teaspoon of vanilla. Simmer on the stove....this smells amazing! I used 2 lemons, 3 sprigs of rosemary and about 2 tablespoons if vanilla. It only took 5 minutes to make the whole house smell fresh!

How to Clean a Toilet Not only does vinegar kill bacteria, germs, and mold quite readily, but it is also a natural lime remover, because it's an acid, and acid reacts with lime deposits.

Clean water spots and stains from your cloth car seats! Just add equal parts of club soda, white vinegar, and blue dawn dish soap. Mix into a spray bottle and generously spray on seats. Scrub with a scrub brush and then rub with a clean towel or rag! Simple, easy, and cheap!!!!!!

Clean your dishwasher naturally, just use vinegar and baking soda... Great tip. Vinegar naturally kills bacteria, mold, mildew, fungus and viruses while cleaning and deodorizing.

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Unclog Your Drains with Baking Soda and Vinegar ~ Natural Cleaning Trick

Natural Cleaning Tip - Unclog Drains with Baking Soda and Vinegar

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Refill Your Swiffer Wet Jet; No Special Tools Required

Dip the tip of an empty Swiffer Wetjet solution bottle into boiling water for about 10 seconds and the lid twists off (use a towel). Refill with your preferred cleaning solution at appropriate dilution! and re-cap. Genius. No need to pay for more fluid... way overpriced. genius

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Floor Grease Cutter Cleaner Recipe

ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap ¼ cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) Done this, works super well and leaves everything smelling amazing.

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How to Get Fresh Smelling Towels

The Secret to Fresh-Smelling Towels - how using baking soda and vinegar will give you the cleanest smelling towels ever #laundry #diy #laundrytips

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Homemade Cleaner that Neutralizes Boy Bathroom Stink

bathroom cleaner for that urine smell that won't go away! (especially for moms of boys!!!)

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The Top 3 Money-Saving Cleaning Must-Haves!

Cleaning

BRIGHT WHITES... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. Rewash it once to put softener in. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too. **WORKS GREAT!!!

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How to: Clean Window Tracks

How to Clean Window Tracks: white vinegar and baking soda (or hydrogen peroxide!) 30 Q-tips toothbrush hot water paper towels Sprinkle baking soda into the corners, then pour in some vinegar. The baking soda will begin to bubble and loosen up the cruddy stuff. When the bubbling calms down, begin to make circle motions with a Q-tip, then go back into the corners and sweep the muck towards the middle. Pour warm water from the corner to the center. Use your paper towels to wipe everything dry.

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How to Clean Stubborn Carpet Stains with an Iron and Vinegar

How to Clean Stubborn Carpet Stains with an Iron and Vinegar/Water Solution: Spray carpet with solution. Lay damp cloth over spot. Iron over it with steam iron. Stain is gone! - Looking forward to trying this!

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How to Remove Gum from Clothes

EASY TIP for removing GUM from clothing- Dip a toothbrush into hot vinegar and then "brush" the gum off with it.

Oven cleaner: 5 T baking soda, 4 T vinegar, 3 drops of Dawn and mix into a paste. Coat the oven, let sit for 15 min and scrub clean.