Cleaning Tips using Baking Soda – Below is a list of the unique uses of baking soda. It’s environmentally safe and economical, costing only pennies per use.
Cleaning Tips using Baking Soda
- Carpet Deodorizer. Sprinkle on dry carpet and let sit for 15 minutes before vacuuming it up.
- Sponge dirt and scuff marks off doors, wall, counter tops.
- Use in kitchen to clean and deodorize without scratching services.
- Remove stains from tea and coffee pots and mugs.
- For burnt on foods: Dampen area with burnt on foods then sprinkle on baking soda, allow to sit overnight, wipe clean.
- Cleans and deodorize stainless steel sinks.
- Make a baking soda solution with water and clean plastic storage containers, soak overnight to remove stubborn odors.
- Sprinkle in the dishwasher, garbage, and garbage disposal to remove odors. (Run dishwasher as usual.)
- Place an open box in the freezer and refrigerator to keep odor-free.
- Upholster – pet and children spills. Clean the affected area with club soda. Allow the area to dry well. Sprinkle on baking soda and allow to sit 15 minutes before vacuuming.
- Place an open box of baking soda in the hamper and diaper disposal, sprinkle in sneakers to absorb odors.
- Remove crayon marks from walls and painted furniture easily, sprinkle on a damp sponge and scrub gently to avoid damaging paint or wallpaper. Wipe clean.
- In the laundry: Add 1/2 c baking soda to regular liquid detergent to whiten socks and dirty clothes. Removes odors from sportswear, towels, and sheets, add 1/2 c baking soda to regular laundry detergent.
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