For centuries, salt is used for cleaning. It is ideal for home cleaning because it is cheap and it is not toxic.
In this article we will show you how useful salt is.
Keeps Ants Away
If you have a problem with ants or just want to prevent them from entering your home, spread some salt on the windowsills or in other places where the ants are. Applying the salt in your home, also can reduce the levels of humidity.
Polish Copper, Silver, and Brass with Salt
Salt can help you to maintain clean silver, copper and brass ornaments. All you have to do is to mix some salt with vinegar and rub the ornaments. It will remove any stain and dirt.
Clean Your House and Car Windows with Salt
If you mix a couple of tablespoons of salt with a gallon of hot water you will get a mixture that will perfectly clean the windows. This mixture will shine the windows and also will eliminate all the stubborn stains. You can use this mixture to clean your car windows also.
Clean the Sink Drains
With a mixture of salt and hot water you can unclog the drain. The salt will melt the grease accumulation that clogs the drain.
Rejuvenate the Skin
You can prepare an amazing batch scrub with a lavender oil (or olive oil) and salt. The salt successfully removes dead skin cells and revitalizes the skin.
Brighten the Colors
To return the original glare of the fiber rugs or curtains, soak them in a mixture of water and salt, and then rub them. This mixture will also remove any spots or stains.
If you have problem with sores or toothache, mix warm water and some salt and whirl it in your mouth. Also, it is amazing mouthwash.
Dental Care and Teeth Whitening
To whiten your teeth, apply a mixture of baking soda and salt. It will whiten your teeth and clean them at the same time.
Dry Your Clothes in the Winter Period
If you want to avoid the shrinking of the clothes, in the last wash, add some salt. Drying them out in the sun is useful too. Your clothes will be soft, dry and stainless.