Remove Mildew Smell from Towels - Vinegar method Put your towels in the washing machine, using the hottest water available. Add one or two cups of white vinegar. Do not add detergent, fabric softener, or any other products at this time. Run the washer, then again with laundry detergent. Dry on hot.
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ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap cup arm and hammer washing soda, 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) It leaves everything smelling amazing.
No helium needed to fill balloons for parties.....just vinegar and baking soda! I NEED TO REMEMBER THIS! this is important since helium is not a renewable source and is in such short supply- I have to try this!!!!
Granite (or any counter-top) shine/cleaner. Take a spray bottle, fill it about 1/8th full with rubbing alcohol, add a drop of Dawn dish washing soap, a few drops of scented oil (optional, but makes it smell so good), fill the rest of the way with water, shake together, and you're good to go! It makes your granite (or any counter-top) shine and feel so smooth at a fraction of the price