CLEAN YOUR MATTRESS: Pour about 1 cup of baking soda into a Mason jar & drop in 4 drops of essential oil. Put on lid & shake jar. Sprinkle the baking soda mixture all over the mattress & let it sit for an hour. Thoroughly vacuum the mattress.
I've used vinegar/dish soap to clean my shower before, but this dish wand idea is genius! Can't wait to try it - Simple shower and tub cleaner: fill wand half and half. Wet surface and scrub. leave in shower wash while you are already in
Over time, towels build up detergent and fabric softener, leaving them unable to absorb as much water and smelly. Recharge them by washing them once with hot water and vinegar, then a time with hot water and half cup baking soda. This strips the residue.
Use Listerine as Mosquito Spray: @ deck party bugs were awful! Man @ Party Sprayed the Lawn & Deck with Listerine, & little demons disappeared. Next time I filled a Spray Bottle & Used it whenever I saw mosquitoes. And voila! That worked!
Mix baking soda with Tablespoon of fabric softener and spread on mattress every one or two months. Leave on an hour and vacuum off. Kills dust mites and freshens the mattress. (Other Pinner: used snuggle fabric softener and our mattress smells great!
How to get wax out of old candles to reuse containers.pour boiling water in the candle and the wax will float to the top. Break wax (if need be) to remove. I have so many beautiful glass jars with small amounts of candle wax in them. Up cycle!
Get rid of ANTS - cucumber peelings where you have the little pests overnight. eco-friendly, child and pet friendly and you dispose of them the next day. NO ANTS. this works Get rid of ants - cucumber peelings
DIY clean drain: Pour cup baking soda and then 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.
Use rubbing alcohol in a spray bottle to kill bugs in your home instead of the toxic stuff in the can. Rubbing alcohol dries clean with no oily residue and is more effective than the bug sprays you'd buy in the store. Try it, you'll be amazed.