Woman cleaning a cutting board with lemon.A lemon works to remove tough food stains from a plastic or light-colored wood cutting board. Squeeze on the juice of one half, rub it in, and let sit for 20 minutes before rinsing.
Aluminum Foil as Glassware Scrubber To get baked-on food off a glass pan or an oven rack, use dishwashing liquid and a ball of foil in place of a steel-wool soap pad. From Real Simple. Lots of other hints at this site too.
A Clean Dryer Vent Means No Fire Risk
How to Thoroughly Clean a Dryer Vent for Effective Performance: Amount of Lint Removed in One Cleaning
Time to wash and whiten yellowed pillows? Whiten yellowed pillows HOT HOT HOT water 1 cup of laundry detergent 1 cup powdered dishwasher detergent 1 cup bleach (you could try “A Natural Bleach Alternative“ if you are opposed to chlorine bleach) cup borax
Clean your Garbage Disposal ~ Run Hot Water Through Disposal for a Minute. Pour cup Baking Soda into Drain, Run Disposal for 2 Seconds, Leave for 15 Minutes. Add 1 cup Vinegar, let Bubble. Run Water and Disposal for 5 Seconds.
Dawn + Vinegar = Soap Scum KILLA - OK, this works! My shower has never been this squeaky clean. 1 cup White vinegar heated up (microwave min) with equal amount blue Dawn, gently shake and spray on and wait and then wipe away the soap scum.
Quick Cleaning Tip: Keep Baseboards Cleaner With Fabric Softner
Dryer sheets to clean baseboards. Not only cleans - Dryer sheets to clean baseboards. Not only cleans up, but also coats them to repel hair and dust. Makes your house smell like fresh laundry too! We do this with our blinds, but never thought about b