Spring Cleaning Tips with Baking Soda and Vinegar

    Spring Cleaning Tips with Baking Soda and Vinegar

    Mar 19, 2018

    Do your windows have streaks blurring your view?

    Streaks are caused by residue left on the glass by commercial products. The answer? See the information below:

    First Vinegar Wash

    •  2 c. water

    •  1/4 c. white vinegar

    •  1/2 tsp. dishwashing detergent or liquid

    •  Combine these ingredients in a spray bottle, then just spray and clean.

    Vinegar Wash For Grimy Windows

    •  1 c. full strength white vinegar

       Warm up the solution and use directly on glass to clean.

    Deep clean your Oven

    First, scrape off the loose pieces from your range, then sprays burnt-on food with ammonia. Sprinkle baking soda and a few drops of white vinegar on the bottom of oven, let it bubble up, then whisk away the grime with a sponge.

    Brighten Dingy Laundry

    Both whites and colors will come out of the washing machine brighter if you add a cup of baking soda to your load. Combined with liquid detergent, it helps balance the pH levels to get clothes cleaner.

    Banish mildew from bathrooms

    Scrub your tub, tile, sink and shower curtain with a damp sponge and baking soda.  Rinse to reveal gleaming surfaces.