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.)
Tip: Once a week, toss in a few frozen cubes of white vinegar and turn on your disposal. The vinegar will get in all the moving nooks and crannies that are otherwise hard to get to and the ice will sharpen your blades.
Simple Natural Oven Cleaner 1 cup of water 1 cup of Baking Soda 1 cup of table salt Mix all ingredients together Wipe on the mixture everywhere in your oven Heat the oven to 475 degrees for 50 minutes, keeping the oven door closed Allow the oven to cool down completely Wipe clean and rinse off all of the natural oven cleaner Try using vinegar to wipe any streaks or left-over cleaner off
Homemade Toilet Bowl Cleaner: Your commode will sparkle after using this homemade toilet bowl cleaner. Made with vinegar, baking soda, and hydrogen peroxide, this natural cleaner does all the dirty work.
Another pinner says: I just did this to my sink and it looks just as shiny as the picture. I didn't think my old, nicked up, stainless sink could look so good, but it does! How to make your stainless shine.
Pour 1/2 cup baking soda and then 1/2 cup of vinegar. Cover up the drain during the crazy chemical reaction. Wait 15 mins and pour a pot of boiling water. It totally clears up the clogged drain caused by my long hair and it's easier on the pipes than Drano. Works every time!!
Homemade Wood-Floor Cleaner. 1/2 cup vinegar; 1 T castile soap; 1/4 c rubbing alcohol; 2 c warm water; 10-15 drops Essential oil (optional); Plastic spray bottle. Combine ingredients in plastic bottle, slowly adding water last. Shake gently. Spray on wood floors and wipe clean with cloth, working with the grain of the wood. You can also make it in a bucket and apply with a mop.