A mixture made from 1/2 cup white distilled vinegar and 1/2 gallon of warm water can be used to wash no-wax floors. Vinegar can also be used to wash woodwork; a mixture of 1 cup ammonia, 1/2 cup white distilled vinegar, 1/4 cup baking soda and 1 gallon water can be wiped over wooden walls or blinds with a sponge or cloth. This mixture does not leave streaks or dull a painted finish.Continue Reading
Coffee makers can be cleaned using white distilled vinegar; the vinegar excels at dissolving the mineral deposits that often form in these appliances. Owners are advised to fill the water reservoir with vinegar and run it through a brewing cycle, and then rinse the coffee maker with clear water.
Vinegar can be used to unclog a showerhead. This is accomplished by saturating an absorbent cloth in vinegar, wrapping it around the showerhead and leaving it to soak overnight.
If a pet has an accident on the carpet, it can be cleaned up with white vinegar. Homeowners are advised to sprinkle plain white vinegar over the stained area, wait a few minutes and then begin blotting up the vinegar from the outside of the stain inward. For stubborn pet stains, this process may need to be repeated several times.Learn more about Food Facts