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Clean your pet’s brush

November 7, 2011 Filed under Tip of the Day

Clean your pet’s brush by dipping it into a glass of vinegar then rinse in cold water. Allow to dry before using again.

Prevent blocked drains

October 22, 2011 Filed under Tip of the Day

you can prevent household drains from blocking if you give them a monthly treatment with baking soda and vinegar.  First slowly pour 1/4 cup dry baking soda down the drain. Then pour in 1/4 cup white vinegar.

The vinegar will fizz as it mixes with the baking soda.  Once the fizzing has stopped, flush the drain with cold water from the tap.

A tip for good poached eggs

July 28, 2011 Filed under Tip of the Day

Add a few drops of white vinegar to the water in the saucepan you are using to poach an egg.  The vinegar will stop the egg white from spreading everywhere.

Vinegar to deter ants

July 21, 2011 Filed under Tip of the Day

Ants do not like vinegar so pour full strength vinegar around areas where ants congregate and enter your house, especially around doors and windows.

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