Vinegar is a powerful anti-bacterial, non-poisonous cleaner, which can likewise aid with the bad smells. The following are several cleaning tricks with the use of vinegar that are going to aid your streamline and reduce the time required for your daily cleaning routines.
Vinegar can be used for cleaning by itself or it can be combined with other non-poisonous ingredients. For instance, it can be mixed with lemon juice, baking soda, salt or alcohol (vodka for instance or rubbing alcohol).
It can be used for cleaning digital devices, for removing ink stains or candle wax, for unclogging drains, for eliminating mold and mildew, for removing grease from counter tops or stoves or for polishing brass, copper and bronze.
The manners in which it can be used for cleaning purposes are endless: it can be used for cleaning the washing machine or the shower curtain, window blinds, furniture or carpet stains, piano keys, stainless-steel, the refrigerator, toilet, sink or tub, pots and pans.
And its benefits don’t end here, if you can believe it! This is how incredible vinegar actually is! It can likewise be used for: deodorizing mattresses, freshening or sanitizing clothes, yellow sweat stains included, eliminating tea or coffee stains from dishes or removing stickers.
Recipe for all-purpose cleaner with vinegar:
- ½ cup of white vinegar
- ½ cup of water
- 1 tsp. of baking soda
- 1 tsp. of orange or lemon or lavender essential oil
If you want to clean a delicate surface try with a 50/50 vinegar and water solution.
Baking soda is solely recommended to be combined with vinegar if the surface that requires cleaning can be cleaned with acidic solution. Vinegar can be used for cleaning the inside of your washing machine. Here is how: use a one liter of distilled white vinegar bottle and place it in the washing machine. Begin the cycle as you would usually do, but without any clothes in. In order to eliminate the odor, if there is any, the cycle can afterwards be repeated again with baking soda.