Dr. Oz Teeth Whitening Home Remedy: 1/4 cup of baking soda + lemon juice from half of a lemon. Apply with cotton ball or q-tip. Leave on for no longer than 1 minute, then brush teeth to remove.
Freeze avocados once they're ripe! Great for when they go on sale, or when you need an avocado and they're all too firm at the store. They keep for MONTHS this way! Who knew?
Fill your sink with hot, hot, hot water. Then fill each wine bottle with hot water and drop it into the sink. Next, add this secret potion: 1/2 cup baking powder 1 Tbsp dish soap 2 cups white vinegar Once you add the vinegar to the sink, it will get all fizzy for a second.AND THE LABELS COME OFF:-)
Keep wasps and bees away this summer. Put about 10 cloves in 1/2 a lemon and set out. They do not like the scent. I want to try this.
Kitchen Kapers: DIY Fruit & Veggie Wash
(Works! My strawberries usually would last only a week, but after this they lasted 2.5!!) Cleaning fruit - fill sink with water, add 1 C. vinegar, mix. Add all fruit and soak for 10 minutes. Water will be dirty and fruit will sparkle with no wax or dirty film. Great for Berries too--keeps them from molding
Cleaning Grout Between Tiles - Floors, Bathroom, Shower, Kitchen
Grout-Regular spraying with lemon juice, vinegar or alcohol keeps mold and mildew at bay. to clean, use 7 cups water, 1/2 cup baking soda, 1/3 cup lemon juice and 1/4 cup vinegar - throw in a spray bottle and spray your floor, let it sit for a minute or two... then scrub
Good Things for Painting
Before you start painting a room, read our nine helpful tips for keeping your project clean and organized. Great tips!!!
How To Clean a Washing Machine Naturally
Clean a washing machine with natural ingredients. Our washing machine got mighty funky. I got some Affresh cleaner, followed the package directions for an initial and then monthly cleanings. I have been very pleased with the results. However, I want something perhaps a little less harsh on the environment inside and outside of my home. I found this simple suggestion that I'm going to give a try.
Para quem usa máquina de lavar roupas é fantástico.Deixa a roupa limpinha e cheirosa. 1kg de sabão em pó, 1 sabonete lux luxo branco ralado, 1 vanish em barra ralado, 1 sabão de coco em barra ralado,mistura tudo, põe num pote e usa a medida da máquina. Aprovado!