Vinegar as a natural detergent
Vinegar is a multi-purpose ecological product. It can be used for toilets, toilets, fridge, kitchen, cutting boards, windows, coffee makers ... It is often diluted in water. It is used cold or heated for efficiency. In this case, be careful to protect yourself from the vapors of hot vinegar
Vinegar is used to remove lime deposits from carafes, kettles, taps, etc. A vinegar solution is allowed to work for a minimum of 15 minutes before cleaning. For hard-to-reach areas, such as the shower head and faucets, you can "glue" a holder (thin dishcloth, paper towel, toilet paper) soaked in vinegar for several hours before cleaning.
Softener for laundry.
The vinegar softens the linen and revives its colors. One glass of vinegar is placed in the fabric softener of the washing machine. The smell disappears on drying.
Anti-scale for the iron
We regularly pass a soft cloth soaked on the sole to avoid deposits. You can also add a teaspoon of vinegar in the water of the iron.
Vinegar is used to maintain, disinfect and deodorize the toilet. The solution (3 cups of vinegar can be heated in a pot of boiling water) before rubbing vigorously. You can also make your own vinegar toilet product.
Wash windows and mirrors
On window panes and mirrors, a solution of 1/3 vinegar and 2/3 water is sprayed before wiping with a microfibre cloth.
Disinfect the fridge
Pure vinegar is used on a sponge to eliminate bacteria and bad odors. Rubber seals that can be attacked by vinegar are avoided.
Clean and deodorize the microwave oven
Fill the bottom of a bowl with a mixture of 1/2 water and 1/2 vinegar. The oven is heated and then stopped. We wait about twenty minutes without opening the door, then we clean the dirt with a wet mop. For very dirty microwaves, in addition to the multipurpose cleaner.
To clean and revive the colors, it moistens the carpet or carpet with warm water vinegar. Then rub with a brush. We airy if necessary.