Money-saving tip! Household uses for vinegar that will save you money!

When it comes to saving money, no amount is too small. When you find a money saving tip that works for you, run with it! All those little savings add up.

Here are some tips on how to use vinegar and other low cost ingredients for common household problems. saving you money on more expensive remedies!

  • Baking soda and vinegar make a great drain cleaner. Pour about a half a box of baking soda (a whole box for a badly clogged drain) and 1-2 cups of vinegar. Let it “fizz” for 10 -15 minutes. Then flush with a small pan of BOILING water. It’s certainly cheaper than Draino!
  • Boiling water and vinegar will kill WEEDS and ANT BEDS. Pour on vinegar and then the hot water.
  • Use 1/2 – 1 cup of vinegar in a load of wash to brighten whites or colors. Also if you wash a load and forget about it you can wash the load again with 1/2 – 1 cup vinegar to get rid of that nasty smell (use 1/2 the detergent you normally would along with the vinegar to keep it from smelling like vinegar)
  • Vinegar also cleans coffee pots. Run half a pot of vinegar through the coffee pot. Then run another full pot of water before making coffee again.

Do you use vinegar for around the house jobs?

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