Baking Soda as Silver Polish To polish silver: Wash items, then place on aluminum foil in the bottom of a pot. Add a baking-soda solution (¼ cup soda, a few teaspoons salt, 1 quart boiling water) and cover for a few seconds.
Clean Smelly Towels Best way to clean smelly towels ever! First take 1/2 cup of peroxide and 1/2 cup vinegar. Let your once smelly towels soak for 15 minutes and then just wash them as you would wash anything else.
I used a tide washing machine cleaner then I used the vinegar and wiped down with a sponge and my washing machine looks brand new didn't use the bleach because I'm pregnant and didn't want to smell those fumes!!!
The Holy Grail of DIY Cleaning: 400+ Recipes for Various Household Items- Cleaners, Detergents, Pest Removal Recipes, Laundry Care- stain removal, pet care, and more in Alphabetical Order I think I may have heard angels singing when I opened this page...
Here is an amazingly simple Do It Yourself detergent that doesn't leave any residue on clothing, gets nearly every stain known to man out the first time around and smells clean and fresh- oh and did I mention that it costs about $ 1.76 for 128 loads of laundry?
ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap ¼ cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) It leaves everything smelling amazing.