Vinegar is used for centuries for various purposes -- for pickling gherkins, weed removal, cleaning coffee pots, polishing silver dishes and as the main ingredient in salads.
The vinegar is an old folk remedy for some ailments. What are the other purposes of vinegar?
- 12 uses of vinegar that you may have not known about
1.Remove sweat stains from clothing. Before washing, soak the stain for 10 minutes in a little vinegar -- It’ll clean it very easily.
2.Cure your sore throat. Dissolve a tablespoon of apple cider vinegar in a glass of warm water and gargle.
3.Remove rust. Boil the small rusty objects in vinegar, then rinse well with water.
4.Remove the unpleasant odor. Wipe the surfaces of refrigerators, or your wardrobe with a cloth dipped in vinegar.
5.Save the color of clothes. Add 100 ml of vinegar into the drum of the washing machine when washing.
6.Get rid of tiny ants. Stir vinegar and water, 1: 1 and spray the place where the insects are. Vinegar will erase traces of ants, and they will bring with them their “colleagues”.
7.Get rid of the hiccups. Dip a sugar cube in vinegar, bite it and swallow it quickly.
8.Wash the glass, plastic and chrome surfaces. Dilute the vinegar and water in a ratio 1: 1, rub or spray on dirty surfaces.
9.Extend the life of flowers in a vase. Add 2 tablespoons of vinegar in a litre of the water where the flowers are, and you will be able to admire the bouquet for a long time.
10.Heal the fungus on the feet. One time in a few days relax your feet in the prepared bath of vinegar and water (1: 5) for 15-20 minutes.
11.Clean the dirty plumbing (sewage) without assistance. In the clogged drain, pour 3/4 cup of baking soda and pour the vinegar with 1/2 cup. After half an hour, rinse with 3 liters of boiling water. This way you can clean the dirtiest drain.
12.Wash the dried paint from brushes. Boil vinegar in a saucepan and drop it into the brush. Dried paint will disappear fast!