We bet you didn't know these 7 unusual uses of vinegar
First Published 28, Aug 2020, 2:59 PM
Vinegar is not just a staple kitchen ingredient. It can be used for other purposes as well
Here are some unusual uses of vinegar that you may not know about.
Water rings: Have you ever wondered how to get rid of stains on furniture? Vinegar is your answer – mix equal parts vinegar and olive oil and wipe the stain with a soft cloth.
Sticky stickers: Add some warm vinegar to your sticky stickers that have left a mark. It will disappear because of the contents in vinegar which help it break it down easier.
Ice trays: Hard water stains on ice trays can be removed with a splash of vinegar and warm water.
Smoothes and softens clothes: White vinegar is your saviour when it comes to your laundry. It serves several purposes like retaining the colour on your clothes and removing the last remnants of soap.
Sore Throats: Have an itchy and scratchy throat? Then simply add a tablespoon or two of apple cider vinegar with warm water and a drizzle of honey.
Flower power: Bought some expensive stems? Prolong the shelf-life of flowers, by adding a splash of white vinegar into the vase filled with water.
Fruit Flies no more: Nothing attracts fruit flies than vinegar. You can get rid of these pesky irritants by placing a small saucer of vinegar. Like moth to flames, fruit flies’ kryptonite is vinegar