Save time and money by trying these simple household cleaners! If you are anything like us clean needs to be CLEAN!!! Well here are tips to insure that whatever you clean is actually sanitary. Have you ever wondered how our moms before us got along without the Mr Clean Magic Eraser?
Here are few things that I learned from my mom that actually work when money is tight.
Mix 1 tablespoon of cornstarch with 1 quart warm water.
Glass Coffee Pot Cleaner
Place crushed ice, salt and sliced lemons in pot and swirl till clean.
Mix 1/4 cup vinegar with 3/4 cup oil (olive, vegetable, lemon).
Mix 4 tablespoons baking soda in 1 quart warm water, or use plain baking soda with a wet sponge.
Mix 1/2 cup Borax in 1 gallon hot water.
Mix 3/4 cup chlorine bleach in 1 gallon of cold water.
Clean with rubbing alcohol.
Mix 8 ounces of ammonia with 32 ounces of rubbing alcohol.
Daily Shower Cleaner
1 cup vinegar, 1/2 teaspoon liquid dishwashing soap, and 1/4 cup dishwasher rinse agent.
Baking Soda and Vinegar.
Add 1/2 cup baking soda, then pour one cup of vinegar down drain. Let sit for 20 minutes, then flush with water.
Used cold tea for cleaning any kind of woodwork.
Re-use dryer sheets for dusting instead of the new Pledge or Swiffer cloths.
Toilet Bowl Cleaner
Drop denture cleaning tablet into bowl and let sit.
Sprinkle baking soda or cornstarch on carpet. Vacuum after 30 minutes.
Tub and Tile Cleaner
Mix 1/4 cup baking soda with 1/2 cup white vinegar.
Whats your tip?
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Help Me Tip: House Hold Items That That Actually Work As Cleaners was originally published on elev8.com