10 Uses For Baking Soda
#1.Remove stains from plastic utensils and rubber spatulas with baking soda paste rubbed on with a sponge or scouring pad. #2.Protect stained enamel cookware, which can be scratched by abrasive cleaners, by coating the stain with a baking soda paste then wipe it off an hour. #3.Add 2 tablespoons of baking soda to your dishwashing liquid to clean greasy dishes. #4.Deodorize your dishwasher by pouring in half a box of baking soda and running the empty washer through the rinse cycle. #5.Dip a damp cloth in baking soda and rub it on china to remove coffee stains. #6.Shine stainless steel by sprinkling it with baking soda and rubbing with a damp cloth. #7.Moisten grease stains on your stovetop with water, cover them with baking soda, and wipe clean with a damp cloth. #8.Clean your coffeemaker by brewing 1 quart of water mixed with 1/4 cup baking soda. #9.Loosen burned-on food from cast iron skillets by adding 2 tablespoons baking soda to 1 quart water and boiling the solution for 5 minutes. #10.Remove residue from a thermos by putting 1/4cup baking soda and 1 quart water and letting it soak overnight.