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How To Whiten Laundry Without Chlorine Bleach — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

VDistilled white vinegar - Vinegar whitens, freshens, and softens fabrics. Add 1/2 to 1 cup of distilled white vinegar along with your regular laundry detergent. Don't worry about the vinegar scent; it will dissipate after drying. Vinegar may also be sprayed on spot stains and collar and underarm stains.

Wash outdoor windows with Woolite. I have been doing this for years and found a blog with photos. I use 1/2 cup to 1 gallon warm water, but other than that I do the same as this blogger using a soft car washing brush on an extension handle. Makes outdoor window cleaning easy.

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The Secret to Easy Clean Granite You Won't Find Under the Kitchen Sink

The Secret to Easy Clean Granite You Won't Find Under the Kitchen Sink - An outside-of-the-box quick tip: How to keep your granite clean…the easy way. If you…

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Homemade Jewelry Cleaner

Make your own DIY Homemade Jewelry Cleaner with only 1 ingredient to get your diamond ring sparkling again.

Do you want your greasy oven vent filter clean. It's simple. Use a BIG pot, fill it with water and bring to a boil. Add 1/2 cup of baking soda very slowly. Add a tablespoon of baking soda at a time, it fizzes up fast (Be careful) Take your filter and put it in the pot 1/2 of the filter at a time. Let air dry

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Grout cleaning tips

How to get your dirty whites clean again... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. you have to rewash it once to put softener in but it's the whitest you'll ever see your whites. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too

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Make Your Own Miracle Laundry Whitening Solution

How to get your dirty whites clean again... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. Tell you what, you have to rewash it once to put softener in but its the whitest youll ever see your whites. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too (baby spit up is no longer a stain on OLD clothes)

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Easily De-Funk Your Bath Towels

Wash your towels in hot water with a cup of vinegar, and then run again in hot water with a half-cup of baking soda. That will strip your towels from all of that residue and mildew smell and will actually leave them feeling fluffy and smelling fresh. (Do not add laundry detergent to either wash. Just once with vinegar and once with baking soda.) good to know for the future

Vinegar Use #11: Make old socks look new. Get the stains out of old socks and sweaty gym clothes by soaking them in a vinegar solution. Add 1 cup of white distilled vinegar to a large pot of water, bring to a boil and drop in the stained clothes. Let them soak overnight, and in the morning stained clothes are fresh and bright.

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How to Clean Your Dishwasher

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Get deodorant armpit stains out of shirts by soaking for 2 hours in 1/2 cup of dishwasher detergent. Also works great to whiten dirty gym socks. Great trick!

SO GOOD TO KNOW! How to Clean Your Gross Plastic Containers 1. Fill almost to the top with water and a squirt of dish soap 2. Add 1/4 cup of bleach 3. Microwave the container for 40 seconds, or until the solution is boiling 4. Allow to rest until the water is lukewarm 5. Wash out your container and it is as good as new!

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Make Your Own Miracle Laundry Whitening Solution

How to get your dirty whites clean again... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. you have to rewash it once to put softener in but it's the whitest you'll ever see your whites. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too (baby spit up is no longer a stain on OLD clothes)

Homemade “Oxyclean”- This recipe works just the same as oxyclean! Use it for laundry, spot cleaning the carpet and treating stains. 1 cup water 1/2 cup peroxide 1/2 cup baking soda

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How to Clean Your {Top-Loader} Washing Machine

Washing your washer.