5 MORE Surprising Things You Can Clean With Baking Soda and Vinegar

by Simplify

Simplify is back with its second installment on vinegar and baking soda after this! Today, we bring you 5 new surprising things you can clean with baking soda and vinegar that will leave your home gleaming and smelling fresh. You've probably never heard of these before, so let's dive in!

1. Disinfect Cutting Boards

Saturate your cutting board with vinegar to disinfect it, then sprinkle baking soda, scrub, and rinse. This process will not only clean your board but also help remove stubborn stains.

Strong, pungent foods and spices might leave your cutting board less than 100 percent fresh. That's where vinegar and baking soda come in!

2. Scrub Down Your Oven

Make a paste using baking soda and water, coat your oven, and let it sit overnight. The next day, use vinegar to wipe out the baking soda paste, and your oven will be shining anew without the need for harsh chemicals.

Using vinegar and baking soda on your oven or grill will get it as good as new!

3. Refresh Your Mattress

Remove odors and freshen up your mattress by sprinkling baking soda over it, let it sit for a few hours, then vacuum it up. A mixture of vinegar and water can be used to spot-clean stains.

Use baking soda and vinegar to clean your mattress if it has seen better days.

4. Spotless Shower Curtains

Mix equal parts vinegar and water in a spray bottle, spritz onto your shower curtain, and scrub with a sponge sprinkled with baking soda. Rinse thoroughly and enjoy your fresh, clean curtain.

Get your shower curtain fresh & clean again!

5. Pristine Pet Beds

Last but not least, don't forget about Fido's bed. Sprinkle with baking soda, wait 15 minutes (or longer for tougher odors), then vacuum up. Vinegar and water can be used to clean harder stains.

Vinegar and baking soda will get all the tricky stains out of your dear companion's bed!


And there you have it! 5 amazing new ways to use vinegar and baking soda to clean up around the house. Next time you're gearing up for a cleaning spree, remember these ways you can employ baking soda and vinegar.

Your home will not only be sparkling clean but you'll also reduce the number of harsh chemicals used in your cleaning routine. Happy cleaning!

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