Once a month, add a cup of Distilled White Vinegar & 1 Cup of Baking Soda directly into the drum and use HOT water for washing. Then, add about ½ cup of vinegar into the fabric softener compartment and ½ cup of baking soda into the detergent compartment.
Holy crap this works great! I added more baking soda to make it a thicker paste but the burned on stuff was actually coming off just from rubbing the paste on! -Christin Dawn Dish Soap- drops 4 T of Baking Soda 5 T of Vinegar Juice of a lime or lemon
DIY Washing Machine Cleaner: 2 c. of white vinegar, split between the detergent dispenser and the rest into the basin. Turn the washing machine on to the "clean washer" setting. After that is done, sprinkle about c. baking soda in the basin.
55 Must-Read Cleaning Tips Tricks. Step by step instructions to clean and re-season cast iron. This could be an old wives tale but my grandmother said cast iron skillets transfer iron to your food! Perk for those who have low iron.
How To Remove Scratches From Leather Furniture -- use a soft cloth to rub olive oil into leather in circles (really rub it in! Then buff with a paper towel to remove oil residue on leather. A few weeks later it still looks awesome.
How to Clean Black Sludge in Bathroom Sink Drains
To get rid of the nasty black gunk in your drain: 1. Boil a pot of water. 2. Meanwhile pour baking soda down the drain. 3. Once the water has reached a rolling boil pour it down the drain. 4. Let the water and baking soda work at decomposing and sterilizing the grime for 10 minutes. 5. After 10 minutes, pour 1 cup of bleach down the drain to completely kill any remaining mildew or bacteria. this process every few months. It will also keep the nasty mildew smell at bay.