SIDEWALK DE-ICER For icy steps and sidewalks in freezing temperatures, mix 1 teaspoon of Dawn dishwashing liquid, 1 tablespoon of rubbing alcohol, and 1/2 gallon hot/warm water and pour over walkways. They won’t refreeze. No more salt eating at the concrete in your sidewalks
How to make your old towels look brand new... First: old towels in the washer with hot water and 1 cup vinegar. Then: as the cycle is done, was the towels again with hot water and 1/2 cup of baking soda. Last: once you’re done stick the towels in the drier. Be ready to enjoy fluffy and fresh towels !
Streak-free window cleaner. . .no wiping or squeegeeing required. 3.5 oz. Jet Dry (1/2 bottle), 4 Tbsp. rubbing alcohol, 1/4 C. ammonia, 1/4 C. dry dishwashing detergent, 2 gal. hot water, car-washing brush, hose. Directions: mix above together. Spray window, mop-on solution with car-washing brush or a mop, spray off. DONE! Too bad you can't do this on the inside!!! :)
Easy Homemade Shower Cleaner with Dawn and Vinegar
Easy Homemade Shower Cleaner: Dish scrubber you can fill with cleaner, Vinegar, Dish soap (I just used the cheap kind and it worked fine, but I’ve had feedback that Blue Dawn dish soap is amazing for this.) Fill scrubber with 1:1 ratio of vinegar & soap, allowing the vinegar to work it’s magic and the sudsy soap to do it’s best as well.
No-Scrub cleaner. 1/2 c. white vinegar 1/2 c. Original Blue Dawn Dish Soap 4 T. Baking Soda Empty spray bottle (or skip this and use a glass measuring cup). Heat vinegar to warm, add baking soda, then add Dawn. Spread on paste using washcloth and leave for 2hrs. Spray off. #cleaning
How To Clean and *SHINE* Your Microwave Without Cleaner!
Clean microwave with 1 cup vinegar and 1 cup hot water. Run microwave for 10 minutes, then wipe clean. Also, in the comments: Recipe: 1/2 gallon water, 1/2 t. dishwashing liquid, 1/4 c. ammonia, 1/2 pint alcohol. (optional blue food coloring if you want it to look like Windex) Pour in spray bottle and you have glass cleaner for a fraction of the cost of regular glass cleaner.
Borax ant bait Borax is the most common ingredient in house ant control products, and get this: it's absolutely 100% natural. The best way (in my opinion) to use Borax is to mix 1 cup of warm water with 1/2 cup of sugar, and 2 tablespoons of Borax. Then soak the Borax mixture up with cotton balls and place those cotton balls near any trails the ants have established in your home