Top Tips with baking soda
Top Tips with baking soda:
Baking soda is mildly alkaline which makes it useful for neutralizing mild acids such as Lemon Juice. It can be used as a versatile cleaner, stain remover and deodorizer.
Use on a damp sponge to remove grease easily from stove, back splash etc.
Great for carpet deodorising, just sprinkle onto carpet before going to bed and vacuum in the morning.
Used for many jobs around the house, scrubbing sinks, bath tub, stove, refrigerator and laundry.
Keep pipes clean under the sink - pour about one quarter cup of baking soda down the drain with about 1 cup of vinegar, this makes a chemical reaction, then pour some hot water down the drain.
To minimise odours in your fridge, remove top from box of baking soda and place it on one of the shelves. From time to time stir contents.
Use with hot water to clean hair brushes and combs.
Remove stains from silver cutlery by dipping a damp cloth in baking soda and rubbing over the stain.
Freshen up a mattress by sprinkling a mixture of baking soda and aromatic talcum powder over it. Leave for 1 week then vacuum.