How to get your dirty whites clean again! (Tried this last night ... works like a CHAMP.)

Ways to whiten whites: bleach method is for sturdy fabrics. Also a link and comments to whiten the less sturdy fabrics as well

Why I Don’t Make Laundry Detergent

Turn whites back to white whites. It's a laundry miracle!

Vinegar, baking soda and hydrogen peroxide work together to create a just as effective, natural alternative.

Once a month, add a cup of Distilled White Vinegar & 1 Cup of Baking Soda directly into the drum and use HOT water for washing. Then, I add about ½ cup of vinegar into the fabric softener compartment and ½ cup of baking soda into the detergent compartment. Set the wash on “Quick Wash” with HOT water and High Spin Cycle. If the mold situation is really bad,use bleach instead of vinegar and baking soda. But make sure you run a few empty cycles just with hot water before doing a load of wash.

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laundry tip - REALLY whiten those whites. A KSL writer tried several DIY tricks from pinterest and this was the only one that made the grade. She even had a control: splitting up a pair of socks.

How to Wash & Whiten Yellow Pillows

Tough stains on white clothes? Fill your kitchen sink with Dawn (I used the blue bottle), Peroxide & a splash of Bleach (I prefer lemon scented so the smell isn't so harsh) and hot water. Let soak overnight, drain, then dry as normal. You will be amazed! :)

The Only Stainless Steel Appliance Cleaner You'll Ever Need: Use a little dab of olive oil. Love the cleaning tips on the comments!

Find Out How to Get your Whites White at Mrs. Hines' Class

How to get whites white again - tried this (didn't use very hot water as I was afraid my stuff would shrink) - it worked really well!

How to clean and care for your hardwood floors. (Works for laminate too!) 3 simple steps!

Refresh Old Towels: Start with a washer full of old towels. wash with hot water and one cup vinegar, once the cycle is done, wash again with hot water and half cup of baking soda! Then, stick in the dryer and be ready to enjoy fluffy and fresh towels!

coffee filters and liquid softener!

Buy mesh fabric and two curtain rods. Sew one side to fit around rod. On other side, sew heavy duty Velcro. Then, voila! Magical, mobile drying rack that can fit in the shower for overnight drying!! No laundry room? No problem! Apartment life fixes!

DIY Toilet Cleaning Bombs - Deodorize & Kill Bacteria! Just Drop One in the Bowl;-)))