• Victoria Sanders

5 Amazing Cleaning Hacks… with Vinegar?!

Aside from enhancing the flavor of certain meals, vinegar is so much more than just a sour and acidic liquid we keep in the kitchen. Do you know you can use it for cleaning?

Here are five amazing cleaning hacks that will surely change the way you think about vinegar.

Vinegar hack #1: No more clogged sinks

A clogged sink is a nightmare when we're about to wash dishes. We often end up calling a plumber to unclog the sink. Worry no more. You only need vinegar for the job.

Here’s what you need:

1. ½ cup of vinegar

2. ½ cup of baking soda

3. Hot water

4. Tap water

Here’s how:

1. Pour hot water on your sink

2. Pour down a ½ cup of baking soda and ½ cup of vinegar on your sink. Let it sit for 5-10 minutes.

3. After that, pour hot water again in your sink then turn on your tap water to check if the water flows well.

Vinegar hack #2: A handy-dandy, all-purpose cleaner

Vinegar is a great partner for cleaning your house. It gets rid of stubborn dirt and debris, and anti-bacterial properties to boot! Surely, you can give any surface a good wipe down with just a small amount of vinegar.

Here’s what you need;

1. Spray bottle

2. Dish washing liquid

3. Vinegar

Here’s how.

1. Just mix equal parts of dish washing liquid and vinegar. Pour the solution into a spray bottle and use it to wipe any surface.

Vinegar hack #3: Clear glass

When it comes to glass, we want to make it as clear and mirror-like as possible. Obviously, you don’t need magic tricks for this. You just need to believe in the power of vinegar for a streak-free clean!

Here’s what you need

1. Piece of cloth

2. Vinegar

Here’s how

1. Pour small amounts of vinegar on a piece of cloth.

2. Use the cloth to wipe away stains and other debris on glass surfaces.

Vinegar hack #4: Odor removal

Do you hate the nauseous smell that still lingers in the trash can even after you have emptied it? You can get rid of the odor with just a whiff of vinegar.

Here’s what you need:

1. Vinegar

2. A slice of bread

Here’s how:

1. Pour vinegar on the slice of bread

2. Put it in the trash can and let it sit in overnight. The bread should absorb all of the odor.

Vinegar hack #5: Stain-free pans

Stains and residue are tedious the scratch out from your pans. Luckily, vinegar can help you remove these stains in no time.

Here’s what you need

1. Vinegar

2. Water

Here’s how

1. Pour equal parts of vinegar and water on to the stained pan and let it boil for 10 minutes.

2. Remove the mixture and scrub off the stains.

Vinegar is a miracle product. Then again, it can only do so much as providing a quick solution to your immediate cleaning needs. To give your home a more thorough scrub down, contact Maid to Perfection right away!



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