VODKA ISN’T JUST FOR MARTINI’S!
Spilled sauce on your vinyl floor? Don’t worry! After wiping what your are able to, mix equal parts lemon juice with cold water and spray it directly on the stain. Let it sit for a few minutes, then wipe it up with a clean white cloth.
Remove odors from closets and small spaces by pouring a half a cup of white vinegar or coffee grounds into a bowl and leave them in the area overnight. Repeat as necessary until all you smell is clean.
Scuff marks on your wood floor are easily removed with regular white toothpaste. Apply it in a circular motion with a damp cloth, then rinse and repeat as necessary until the marks are gone.
Remove red wine stains from your carpet with white wine or vodka. After blotting the stain with a white, clean cloth, simply pour the white wine or vodka on the stain, then blot with the cloth. Repeat until the stain has been removed.
Sticker residue on a window can be easily removed with some smooth peanut butter. Spread some on the sticky area, let sit for several minutes, then wipe away. The natural oils in the peanut butter do the work so you don’t have to!
Have a pet stain to remove? After blotting the stain with a clean, white cloth, mix one part vinegar with three parts water and apply to the stain. Let sit for several minutes. Blot with a clean, white cloth then rinse the carpet with cold water. Blot again and let it air dry.
Prevent soap scum from forming in your shower by using a squeegee after each use. A few moments every day will save you time and effort when you clean the shower later.
If you do end up with soap scum, mix equal parts white vinegar and Dawn in a spray bottle. Gently mix and spray interior of shower. Let sit for at least two
hours, then wipe, rinse and enjoy the clean!
Are mosquitos bugging you? Insert cloves into the cut side of a lemon or lime half and place anywhere outside where mosquitos and other flying pests may gather. This combo smells great to us but acts as a bug repellant.
This little tip might be far fetched but many in the south swear it works. Fill a clear sandwich bag halfway up with water, add four pennies and seal. Tape to
the inside of your open doorway or any where flies might be bugging you. There are many theories about why this works but for some reason, this combination scares the flies away. Let us know if this works for you!