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Every month or two, give the pipes a good preventative cleaning to keep them clear of grease, oil, and hair clogs. Pour 1/2 cup baking soda down the drain, followed by 1/2 cup white vinegar. The mixture will foam up. Let stand for a few minutes to dissolve fatty acids, then pour boiling water down the drain to wash out any clogs.

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Grout-Regular spraying with lemon juice, vinegar or alcohol keeps mold and mildew at bay. to clean, use 7 cups water, 1/2 cup baking soda, 1/3 cup lemon juice and 1/4 cup vinegar - throw in a spray bottle and spray your floor, let it sit for a minute or two... then scrub

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1 cup vinegar + 1/3 cup of baking soda (will fizz!) and leave over night. And you'll have a clean shower head!

24 ounces of water 1/2 cup hydrogen peroxide 1/2 cup rubbing alcohol 2 tsp dishwashing liquid (original recipe calls for Dawn. I use whatever I have on hand) 2 tsp automatic dishwasher rinse

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How to Clean Your Oven with Baking Soda - A Natural Solution

No one likes those smelly oven cleaners. Easily clean your oven with baking soda with this tutorial. The before and after pictures prove how great it works.


31 Surprising Baking Soda Uses

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HOMEMADE DRAIN CLEANER A mixture of salt, baking soda and vinegar can quickly clean the pipes and deodorize at the same time. Pour ½ cup of table salt down the drain, followed by ½ cup of baking soda. Pour 1 cup of white vinegar into the drain. The vinegar reacts with the baking soda, creating a bubbling foam. This foam moves the salt around, scouring the inside of the pipe and loosening small clogs. Once the bubbling stops, pour 2 cups of b...

De-tarnish ALL your silver ALL at once... line your sink with aluminum foil, add 1/2 c table salt, 1/2 c. baking soda, fill with hot water, then dump in all your silver! Let sit for about 30 min. The tarnish all transfers to the foil.

Get rid of the icky black gunk in bathroom sinks drains! 1. Put a pot of water on to boil. 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.

1/2 cup baking soda + cup vinegar, wait 2 min, cup boiling water, ice chips, run disposal (trickle water), 1/2 cup coarse/rock salt, lemon wedge (remove peel after running), toothbrush baking soda/vinegar paste under flaps, run 1 minute with running water. I would flush with more water to remove salt from trap.

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2-Ingredient Homemade Kitchen Cabinet Gunk Remover

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Peroxide gets rid of mold and mildew that appears in the grout of your tub/shower--and some other homemade cleaning tips!

Sprinkle baking soda around the inside of your toilet bowl being sure to get the “dry” parts and to sprinkle some in the standing water. Pour some (about ¼ cup) vinegar into your toilet bowl. Watch the fun fizzing action, and then use your toilet brush to scrub around the inside of your toilet!