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Cleaning Tips

Cleaning Tips

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Grandmas Best Kept Kitchen Secret: 10 Shown ways to use this in your recipes. Next time, save some when you make your bacon. You will not regret it! It keeps well in the fridge, and you will reach for it often. Makes the best cornbread, green beans, blackeyes, EVER. We buy uncured bacon to make sure no nitrates hit our bodies...delish.

Bacon Grease Uses, Ten uses for Bacon Grease

Pinner says Tried it today! Towels that just never smelled or felt clean are CURED!! They smell amazing.

Pinned it...Tried it...IT WORKED!

Dr. Bronner's Pure-Castile Soap cleaning ideas

45 uses for vinegar.

Reusable Swiffer duster.

6 Reasons Why These Magic Mixes Will Cause You To So Deeply Regret All Those Years and Dollars You Wasted On Commercial Products

How to keep a toilet clean (much longer) -1/4 Cup of Baking Soda -1/2 Cup of Vinegar -2 Cups of Hot Water ****doing this TOMORROW****

Must say I have NEVER cleaned it. Would explain the smaller and smaller cups I've been getting. Definitely doing this in the morning! How to clean your Keurig.

Homemade cleaner. *Works like a charm & smells great too* take the empty bottle of your favorite cleaner. Don't worry about emptying it out. Add 2/3 cup of your favorite fabric softner, 1/3 cup baking soda, 1/3 cup of vinegar, & fill remainder up with hot or warm water. Your counters & floors will sparkle, stains come up easily, & it smells fabulous! For more cleaning tips, follow me on Twitter Crystal Chou Faile

DIY Dishwasher Tablets

washing pillows (how to make yellow pillows white again...Martha Stewart)

ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap ¼ cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) It leaves everything smelling amazing.

Floor Grease Cutter Cleaner Recipe -

Remove permanent marker from wood floors..or wood dining tables -worked like a charm! also use it to take permanent marker off of walls, dry erase boards or anything that has been permanent marker tattooed!

Homemade Cleaning!

Pinner says "Ok, I just tried this and it seriously did work. I did it twice on a burner that's had scorch marks for a year or more and they're gone! For anyone as OCD about cleaning as I am, this is a must! I would be prepared to do it at least twice, more if you've got bad burns. This really works!!!"

Use your crock pot for a heavy duty air freshening. In-laws coming? Been cooking with fish or onion? Try this trick!

Homemade recipes for Windex, Pledge, Febreeze, and bathroom cleaner. Lots of good tips in the comments, too.

Must try: 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)

How to wash pillows. GOOD TO KNOW!

So many amazing housecleaning tricks, your head will spin!

Must try this!! ......"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 baseboards. Soon!"

Dryer sheet who knew! Cuts bathroom cleaning time in half - makes mirrors & bath fixtures sparkle & cuts right through soap scum on bathtub. Get sticky dust right off of furniture, blinds and baseboards. Cleans up cooktops and greasy cupboards quickly. Soak paintbrushes in warm water with a dryer sheet and watch the paint come right off. Clean dead, icky bugs from the car. Wipe pet hair off of clothes and furniture. Run over thread before sewing to keep tangles away.

How to make orange essential oil from orange peels at Condo Blues.

Homemade Orange Cleaning Spray » Heather Carson

Blessing 'in a Bottle 12 oz. of White Vinegar 12 oz. of Dawn Dish soap 1 tsp. of Laundry Detergent also known as "kitchen Magic". Pinner says - This stuff will get through anything, make your sink and shower shine like new, and save you when just about nothing else works. The laundry detergent is optional- Add it simply to cover some of the vinegar smell!