Club soda makes a good instant
spot remover. Pour a little on the stain, let it set for a second
or two, and blot with a damp sponge.
A mixture of 1/2 cup mild dishwashing
liquid and 2 cups boiling water makes a great spot remover for
carpets. Apply with a damp sponge.
Black marks left on your floors
from the heels of your shoes can be removed with a pencil eraser.
Water rings or spots can be
removed from wood furniture with a mixture of toothpaste and
baking soda applied with a damp cloth.
To clean all types of wood work,
make a mixture of 2 tablespoons vegetable oil, 4 tablespoons
white vinegar, and 1 quart warm water. Apply with a soft cloth
and dry with a separate, clean cloth.
To clean the stubborn stains
in your bathtub, make a paste of hydrogen peroxide and cream
of tartar. Use a toothbrush to rub it into the stains and rinse