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how to clean a top loading washing machine. Supposed to be doing this twice a year, this would be great to do after buying a secondhand machine or moving into an apartment!
~Some good tips for general cleaning of the washer. I always leave the washer door open when I'm done using it so it can dry. When I wash towels, I wipe down the rubber ring before I start the load. I use vinegar in place of fabric softner, so I get double duty since it also helps keep my machine clean. I also drain the overflow and clear that out, it gets a wet version of lint in there.
How to Clean Silver the Easy Way! - Place aluminum foil in the bottom of your sink and run HOT water. Add 2 Tbsp of salt in the water and your silver. Leave for 2-3 minutes and the tarnish will be gone. Repeat for badly tarnish or loosly wrap aluminum foil around the silver before putting in the hot water. Larger pieces will require more salt.