How to get your dirty whites clean again... HOT HOT HOT water, 1 cap of laundry detergent, 1 cup powdered dish washer detergent, 1 cup bleach, 1/2 cup borax. Tell you what, you have to rewash it once to put softener in but it's the whitest you'll ever see your whites. If you omit the bleach it works great to get stains out of colors too (baby spit up is no longer a stain on OLD clothes)
Uses for Dryer Sheets 1. Use in your bathroom Makes bathroom mirrors and fixtures sparkle.Cuts right through bathtub scum. 2. Use to get sticky dust right off furniture, blinds and baseboards.3.Cleans up stove tops and greasy cabinets quickly. 4.Soak paint brushes with warm water and a dryer sheet. Watch the paint come right off. 5.Clean dead bugs off your car. 6.Wipes pet hair off furniture and clothing. 7 Keeps mosquitoes away.
Sage (or any other herb) scented cleaner. 1 part vinegar, 1 part isopropyl alcohol, 1 part warm water, 1 drop dish soap, and fresh sage leaves! Or lemon peel, mint, basil, orange peel, essential oils, whatever floats your boat! Only stays fresh smelling for about a week, so make a bottle before a cleaning spree and use it all up!