Every couple of months sprinkle a mixture of baking soda and a tablespoon of your favorite fabric softener over your mattress, let it sit for an hour, and then vacuum it up. Gets rid of dust mites and freshens up the mattress. Keep that same mixture in a small mason jar with holes poked in the top in your linen or clothes closet to keep it smelling fresh! Many Baking Soda Tips!!!
Here are some very clever DIY Cleaning Ideas that may just get you out of a messy situation. Some of these cleaning ideas are new experiments but some have been used for years. Learn how you can clean your shower, remove carpet stains, create your own wrinkle release solution and spray and best of all get rid of armpit stains. The best news for these DIY cleaning ideas is they are cheaper than buying from the store and work even better.
my mom does this-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. I do this with strawberries and they last for weeks!