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Eleven Best Cleaning Tips With White Vinegar

Updated on March 24, 2013

White Vinegar does the job

Buy white vinegar in large bottles
Buy white vinegar in large bottles
A clean coffee pot makes good coffee
A clean coffee pot makes good coffee
Tile before cleaning
Tile before cleaning
Tile after cleaing
Tile after cleaing
Rug after cleaning
Rug after cleaning
Rug before cleaning
Rug before cleaning
Clean the car upholstery
Clean the car upholstery
Get the corners and baseboards
Get the corners and baseboards
Clean the tub
Clean the tub
Clean the blinds
Clean the blinds

The Best Cleaning with White Vinegar

Using white vinegar is one of the best cleaning solutions with many excellent benefits--it is cheap, non-toxic and gets rid of most bacteria. Keep a spray bottle with half water and half vinegar in your cleaning stash for many different household jobs. I keep my spray bottle with half vinegar and half water handy for any last minute spills. The smell is strong but it leaves a fresh scent after a short period of time.

The eleven cleaning ideas I have chose are ones that I use successfully. I am so happy not to have a dozen types of cleaner in my house. Everyday I find a new use for white vinegar in the cleaning department.

Cleaning Blinds

This cleaning solution is easy enough. I hate cleaning the blinds and do them about six times a year. I use equal parts water and white vinegar and put it in a small bowl. I dip my microfiber rag in the mixture and do the blinds. I have a lot of windows in my house. My little workroom has four windows. I dry them off with a dry rag.

Showers and Tubs

I clean my tub and shower about twice a week with a mixture of half and half water and white vinegar. About once a month I use a paste of baking soda and water to take care of stubborn stains and scum. For a thorough cleaning of the tub I put in about two cups of white vinegar with hot water and let it soak for a few hours. This process really keeps the tub fresh and clean.

Waste Cans and Diaper Pails

Waste cans and diaper pails for you young parents need constant attention. I spray my kitchen waste can about once a week with the vinegar and water mixture, and I know it gets rid of the bacteria and is left with a fresh scent. This mixture also gets rid of any stains or spots. Though I do not use diaper pails I have heard from good sources that this keeps those pails clean and odor free.

Coffee Makers

We have a thermos type coffee maker. And every so often the coffee gets a bitter taste. I run the coffee pot with two cups of straight vinegar through the mechanism two times, I also put a cup of vinegar to soak in the thermos for an hour and rinse out with hot water. I run plain water through the coffee pot mechanism once. We once again have tasty coffee.

Car Upholstery

My car upholstery occasionally gets pretty grimy. I have been known to spill coffee or a drink, and lose a few crumbs here and there. I first gave the car a thorough vacuuming. I sprayed the upholstery with the vinegar and water blend and wiped off with plain warm water. I did this application twice to rid the stains. The result was a clean and fresh smelling car.

Tile Grout

I have been putting off cleaning the grout in my kitchen for a few years. I bought special grout cleaner and it did not work.

I went the white vinegar route. I poured on straight white vinegar and brushed vigorously with a toothbrush (not one that I use). This process takes a while if the grout has been neglected. I have done this process about three times in the kitchen area where it is really necessary. I went around the house and spot cleaned the rest of the grout. I took a microfiber rag and dried the grout. This is a time consuming project but beats spending a t least $200 for a professional.

MIldew

We do not get a lot of mildew in Arizona..but every once in a while I do find some around the bathtub or even out in the garage. I use full strength white vinegar for this job with a soft bristle brush.

Kitchen Appliances

I go over all the appliances everyday including stove, fridge and counter tops with the vinegar and water mixture. I have a really tough stove to keep clean and have to take the burner covers off everyday, and a swipe of the vinegar and water mixture with a paper towel does the job.The kitchen also has a clean scent after the vinegar odor dissipates.

Baseboards and Corners

About once a month I do get down on my hands and knees and do all the corners and baseboards in the house. I use a microfiber rag and my favorite vinegar and water mixture and the results are clean baseboards.

Toilet Bowls

I add about two cups of white vinegar to the bowl and let it soak for a few hours. This gets rid of stains and rings. I do this process about twice a month. In between I use my vinegar and water spray and clean the entire toilet as well as the sinks.

Kitchen Rugs

I have several kitchen rugs that will not fit in the washing machine as they are heavy oriental type rugs. I take a microfiber rag and my trusty water and vinegar mixture and voila the rugs are clean. There is a shadow in the picture but the rugs really look like new.

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      Mary Hyatt 2 years ago from Florida

      I use a lot of vinegar around the house. I also use in to kill weeds in my gravel driveway. I keep a spray bottle with about 50/50 dilution. I just wish they could change the scent of vinegar, but I guess that is impossible!

      Voted this UP, etc. and shared.

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      Jean DAndrea 3 years ago from Victoria, Australia

      I've been using white vinegar, salt and hot water for spot cleaning carpet for years, but haven't thought about it for other things. Shall have to try your tips for cleaning in the bathroom and kitchen. Thanks.

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      Shauna L Bowling 4 years ago from Central Florida

      Carol, I use vinegar and water, too. And I've done the baking soda paste trick on the grout on my bathroom floors. I didn't know vinegar and water works on the grout as well. I will try that, for sure! I also didn't know you can use it to clean carpet stains. I have a few in my home office that need to go away. I'll try the vinegar and water. Thanx!

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      Sarah Carlsley 4 years ago from Minnesota

      I've never heard of the vinegar on car seats but i will have to try that!

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      precy anza 4 years ago from USA

      Love this tips Carol. :) I would definitely try using this. I use baking soda in the shower but hadn't tried the vinegar, so next time I will use that. And yes, they are way better than the expensive ones from the stores. Up and shared!

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you KoraleeP: Appreciate the visit and nice comments along with the votes.

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      Koralee Phillips 4 years ago from Penticton British Columbia Canada

      That's for all your suggestions for cleaning with vinegar. I also use vinegar for a lot of my cleaning, but I never thought of using it in the car, and I didn't know it worked for Mildew. Great information, voting up and useful.

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      Alfreta Sailor 4 years ago from Southern California

      You probably don't know me, but I wrote a hub on why I love to clean. Subsequent to that I was featured on a TLC show, "Neat Freaks." On the show I told how I use bleach for almost everything, well I was vilified for using so much bleach. Especially on the Youtube that TLC released. I'm saying all of that to say this, your cleaning methods using vinegar is one that I think I'm going to look into more extensively . Although I do use vinegar in some cases, but not to the extent you do. Thanks for sharing these tips. Voted up, useful, interesting.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you Valene;;;For dropping by and nice comments.

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      Valene 4 years ago from Missouri

      What? I did not know you could clean car upholstery stains with vinegar! I have to try that because my passenger seat has some serious stains. I have a hub on green cleaning and talk about some uses for vinegar, but I was not aware of this one! Great hub!

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you Rolly...Cider vinegar is another story and I am aware of the many healthful benefits. Thanks for support and wonderful friendship.

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      Rolly A Chabot 4 years ago from Alberta Canada

      Hi Carol... Thank you for writing this one... it is indeed an amazing by product and one I use for many things. Apple cider vinegar is another that I use for many health benefits. Great write as always...

      Many Hugs from Canada

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you Cybershelley.. It is pretty amazing stuff...and it does work. Thanks for the votes.

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      Shelley Watson 4 years ago

      Hello Carol, Thank you so much for the marvellous ideas, the car upholstery one was successfully tried out already. Appreciate the tips! Up, Interesting and Useful

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      I like it as it is non toxic, cheap and it works. I always enjoy a visit from you...

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      Devika Primić 4 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

      Interesting about the use of vinegar the helpful trick in cleaning and so many helpful ideas too, always needed in a home and should be practiced

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      thanks for stopping by and commenting. I love vinegar also as you can tell.

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      Kimberly Vaughn 4 years ago from Midwest

      I LOVE LOVE LOVE cleaning with vinegar. I use it all the time. It usually does a better job than those commercially made cleaners and it is cheaper. But, I never thought about using it on blinds or car upholstery. I will have to try it. Thanks for the suggestion!

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      thank you Suzie HQ....I always enjoy a visit and you know how much I love your hubs with your wonderful recipes for beauty and skin health...Thanks for everything. including votes and shares and pins..

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      Suzanne Ridgeway 4 years ago from Dublin, Ireland

      Hi Carol,

      This is an amazing tip for household cleaning and what superb results you have had!! So sorry I was late to the party on this I meant to ages ago!! This I am pinning and memorizing as I am repainting my entire apartment to get it ready to rent out so the entire place needs this vinegar and water treatment which will save me a great deal of money I don't have!! Love it!!

      Voted ++++ useful, interesting ,shared and pinned!!

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you for dropping by and you will find vinegar a great cleaning agent.

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      JessBraz 4 years ago from Canada

      I primarily use vinegar on my french fries. lol. I knew you could use it for some cleaning purposes, but I never knew you could use vinegar to clean the upholstery in your car. I am definitely going to try that out! Thanks!

      Cheers!

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      It is great stuff. and thanks for coming by and commenting.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Om paramapoonya: Thanks for dropping in and commenting. Going to do another hub on some other uses of vinegar.

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      tebo 4 years ago from New Zealand

      Lots of good suggestions for cleaning with white vinegar. I use vinegar for some cleaning jobs and the windows are one. Sounds handy for grout which does get rather dirty/greasy in the kitchen.

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      Om Paramapoonya 4 years ago

      I've been using white vinegar to clean my bathroom and kitchen sink, but never considered these other uses. How interesting! Thanks a lot for these cleaning tips :)

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you for dropping in and sharing. It is good stuff and no toxins.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you Eddy: Always enjoy a visit. Thanks also for the vote.

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      anglnwu 4 years ago

      I didn't know vinegar is that useful. Glad to learn so many ideas for using vinegar. It's cheap and environmentally friendly--I'll be including vinegar in my cleaning. Thanks for sharing and shared.

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      Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales

      Interesting and useful carol;I vote up.

      Eddy.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      There are so many ways to use vinegar. Thanks for contributing.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      rebecca: I will remember that..pretty powerful stuff vinegar. Thanks for dropping in.

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      Li Galo 4 years ago from Mainly the USA but Sometimes Abroad

      We hand-wash our laundry in the bathtub. I add 1 cup of vinegar to each load. We let them soak in it for 30 minutes before scrubbing them on the washboard and rinsing. Then we hang dry in the fresh air. They turn out great!

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      Rebecca Mealey 4 years ago from Northeastern Georgia, USA

      Cool! I have a new one to add, Carol. My dog was playing out in the field behind my house and got sprayed by a skunk! A bath in vinegar and baking soda got that stinky problem under control!

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      I use 50/50. It works great.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you NMLady: Always enjoy seeing you and I love the nice comments.

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      Glimmer Twin Fan 4 years ago

      Interesting. What ratio do you use when cleaning blinds? 50/50 water/vinegar? Just curious. I have heard other people using vinegar and really want to give it a try.

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      NMLady 4 years ago from New Mexico & Arizona

      Great info, as usual!

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Lindaces:

      It is good stuff and I am waiting for a big moment to inspire me to start the cleaning process.. Closets, drawers, etc....Thanks for stopping by as always.

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      lindacee 4 years ago from Arizona

      I love these tips! I was going to buy CLR to clean my coffee maker, but I will use white vinegar per your suggestion. Not only a money saver, but I can also avoid using those nasty chemicals. I need to tackle the baseboards as well. Now I know how to do it. I'd forgotten how versatile white vinegar is. Thanks for your help! :)

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you Jennifer Appreciate the visit.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      It is a great cleaner. Thanks for stopping by!!!

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      I do appreciate your coming by and nice comments..and great support.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you for stopping by and nice comments and votes.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      I like that idea and will have to try it. Thanks for sharing...

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      thank you

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thanks for stopping in and nice comments. and vote

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      No allergies here and it is so cheap...Add a squeeze of lemon and it helps the scent a lot. Thank you

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      MargaritaEden: THank you so much.. I know it is great..and I just started using it a few months ago..

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      Jennifer Lynch 4 years ago from Stowmarket, Suffolk.

      Great hub, very useful.

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      Ireno Alcala 4 years ago from Bicol, Philippines

      Wow! This is a very timely hub. My cousin and I were discussing on how to clean the old, pale tiles of the comfort room. We cannot use the harsh chemical (like chlorine) because his child might inhale the fumes, even at a distance.

      Yes, I'll settle for the vinegar, the white one. :)

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      toknowinfo 4 years ago

      Hi Carol, This is great hub. I use vinegar to clean a lot of the ways you suggested, but you certainly gave me some new ideas. Thanks for the great info. Rated up, useful, interesing, and awesome!

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      Girish puri 4 years ago from NCR , INDIA

      Very useful green cleaning tips. voted useful, thank you so much.

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      Audrey Hunt 4 years ago from Nashville Tn.

      I clean with white vinegar every day. I even use a little in the area next to the fillers in the dishwasher...in place of shine bright to get sparkling dishes and glasses. Works like a charm. Great and useful hub Carol. Up and more and sharing.

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      Sujina 4 years ago

      Thanks for this wonderful green cleaning tips .Thumbs up :)

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      Nell Rose 4 years ago from England

      Great suggestions I never thought of using it before, I will have to buy some and tackle some of those corners, other cleaning products actually make me itch as I am allergic, so this sounds great!

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      MargaritaEden 4 years ago from Oregon

      Carol I love your ideas, I love using vinegar as a non-toxic cleaning agent, great hub!

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      thank you for lovely comments..so appreciated. Vinegar is great!

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      KawikaChann 4 years ago from Northwest, Hawaii, Anykine place

      Aloha carol, thanks for the cleaning tips with vinegar - always useful, and always non-toxic, vinegar is an excellent cleaner. Voted up/useful/following. Thanks. Peace. Kawi.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      I am always happy to have a lovely visit from New York's finest. And so very many thanks for the votes...When are we having lunch?

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      cleaning supplies in general are very costly. I have the huge bottle of vinegar which lasts a long time. Thanks for the votes.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      thanks for the sharing..much appreciated. Hope you like using the vinegar..and it is natural. The strong odor dissipates within minutes.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      I always feel self righteous when I get down on my hands and knees and clean. And I also feel happy about using a non toxic cleaner. Thanks for stopping by.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      thank you LondonLady: Hope you enjoy using the vinegar as much as I have.

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      Paula 4 years ago from Beautiful Upstate New York

      Carol....Yes, Ma'am!! My pantry is never without that gallon of white vinegar. I use it a lot for MANY purposes.....throughout the house. Your list is great and I hope that you've convinced your readers of the wonders of this simple, every day, SAFE, INEXPENSIVE liquid of many uses!.......Good job, Carol............UP+++

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      europewalker 4 years ago

      Very useful article with valuable tips. Using vinegar is such a money saver and gets the job done. Cleaning products cost way too much money. Voted up and useful.

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      Sarah 4 years ago from USA

      This is very useful! I've been looking for a way to use more natural products to clean my house. I'll be sharing this!

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      Cynthia B Turner 4 years ago from Georgia

      Great article and very useful tips. I use vinegar for cleaning when I think about it, but your article is correct in its uses. Ecologically friendly vinegar is usually a staple in the home and we should turn to it more. Thanks for the suggestions about the baseboards.

      Voted up.

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      Laura Writes 4 years ago

      Hmm...on kitchen appliances? I might as well try it on something that is stainless steel. Thanks for the information, voted up and useful

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you for dropping in ..Always enjoy seeing you. Thanks for share and votes.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      thank you Rajan Jolly: Always look forward to your visit. Thanks for votes and shares.

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      deergha 4 years ago from ...... a place beyond now and beyond here !!!

      Very useful and simple tips here. never had the idea that vinegar can be of so many uses. Great information and thanks for sharing this ........Carol :-)

      Shares and votes ++++++

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      Rajan Singh Jolly 4 years ago from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar,INDIA.

      Awesome uses for something so cheap. Great and useful info here Carol. Thanks.

      Voted up and shared.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      How very nice of you. Thank you so much..you made my day. Thanks also for the wonderful support/

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      Hawaiian Odysseus 4 years ago from Southeast Washington state

      Wow, Carol, lots of comments here...I'm happy for you! As I was reading your hub, I shared them aloud with my wife who's taking care of her eBay items in the next room. Just wanted you to know how much I appreciate you here on HubPages and the many wonderful topics and tips you share with us.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you for coming to the rescue... Now I just have to do the blog..Panic...I am good at that

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      kidscrafts 4 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      There are different ways to proceed. Some people do the video and the voice in one shot. Personnally, I videotape the visual part first and record the voice separately and than combine the two together. When I do that, I can speed up the visual of some sections.

      If I say "paint this..." it takes almost no time to say but it takes a lot longer to do it but I would find boring to watch at the real speed so I speed up the visual part. If the videos are too long, people might leave before the end so it's better to keep them short and sweet. I try to keep mine under two minutes; I have a few who are longer.

      I was scared when I started to do it but I think I gained some speed now.

      I hope this help. Just start slow :-)

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Sounds like a good idea. Is it complicated??? I am so unsavvy when it comes to internet stuff. I keep looking at my ready to be worked on blog and suffer with not knowing what to do.. Thanks for lovely idea...I really appreciate your help.

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      kidscrafts 4 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Hi again Carol!

      Have you ever thought of doing some videos about some of those tips on Youtube? You could do some videos with your recipes as well and place a link on your hub. I do that with some of my projects.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thanks for stopping by and sharing some vinegar news. It is great stuff. I always enjoy nice comments. Hope the grime goes away...

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      Donna Hilbrandt 4 years ago from Upstate New York

      I just moved into a new apartment, and there is a disgusting film on the stove where the dials are. No doubt whoever lived here previously wasn't the best housekeeper. I have tried everything, except vinegar. I don't know why I didn't think of vinegar. Years ago, I lived in apartment near the train tracks, and the window in the kitchen (which had to be more than 100 years old), was solid black from the soot. Vinegar was the only thing that helped that situation. I am going to try it on the stove. Thanks! Oh, and I love the idea of letting the toilet and bathtubs soak. I am going to do that too :) Great hub!!!!

      Oh, apparently vinegar is a great weed killer too. No more toxic weed killers.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      thank you for lovely compliments..sharing and votes..but mostly for being a supportive hubber.

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      Linda Crist 4 years ago from Central Virginia

      Carol, this is a great hub. I use vinegar for cleaning too but you gave me some great new uses that I'm going to try. Thanks for organizing it so well and keeping it really simple. Voted +++ and sharing.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you dwachira: I appreciate your visit,comments and votes and shares...And as always your wonderful support.

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      [ Danson Wachira ] 4 years ago from Nairobi, Kenya

      Hi carol7777,

      I guess our homes would be disadvantaged if we didn't have Vinegar around. It has a lot of uses and off course it is a must cleaning agent for every home. Thanks for sharing this valuable information. Voted up, useful and shared.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you Zsuzsi: I appreciate your stopping by and lovely comments.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Ah Good Memories. Thank you from stopping by.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you so much. I remember when we traveled through Spain. Love your country.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Glad it inspired you. It is economical and saves all the fumes from other cleaners.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      SGBrown: Thank you so much for lovely comments. As I said I use it all the time. thanks for votes and pinning.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Thank you so much from stopping by.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Millionaire Tips: The odor does go away. I squeeze the juice from a lemon in the mixture and that helps. Thanks for stopping by.

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      Zsuzsi 4 years ago from Hungary

      Hi Carol, I use vinegar for cleaning the water boiler and the kitchen sink the same way as you describe cleaning the tub and it's so easy and effective. Vinegar is also a lot cheaper than cleaning products and it's better for the environment too! I'll try some of your other tips. Great hub and I'm voting it up.

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      Martin Kloess 4 years ago from San Francisco

      Thank you for this. When I was a boy, one of my first jobs was a window washer with my pal vinegar.

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      Anne 4 years ago from Spain

      Hi Carol. I´m all for saving money and these ideas are environmentally sound too. Supermarkets introduce more and more cleaning products to bamboozle us on a daily basis, and i suspect a lot of them are not much more than vinegar based, at least here in Spain. Great hub and great money saving ideas.

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      Deb Hirt 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      I love these great tips, Carol. I think I'll get some more vinegar, now that I am thinking about it.

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      Sheila Brown 4 years ago from Southern Oklahoma

      Great tips here! You have several suggestions that I had not thought of or heard about before. I am breaking out the vinegar again tomorrow. Voting up, useful and pinning! :)

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      Funom Theophilus Makama 4 years ago from Europe

      Rare suggestions... A totally new package. Thanks

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      Shasta Matova 4 years ago from USA

      This is great and useful information. I don't use vinegar to clean because of the smell, but recently used it to remove odor (go figure), and it worked wonderfully. I know I am going to use it more often in the future, and you have provided great ways that I can. Voted up.

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      thank you Bill. I do love the vinegar for so many jobs. Thanks for votes and sharing.