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Uses For Salt For Laundry


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1.Remove perspiration stains - Add four tablespoons of salt to one quart of hot water and sponge the fabric with the solution until stains fade.
2.Brighten colors - Wash colored curtains or washable fiber rugs in a saltwater solution to brighten the colors. Brighten faded rugs & carpets by rubbing them briskly with a cloth that has been dipped in a strong saltwater solution & wrung out.

3.Clean a gunky iron bottom - Sprinkle a little salt on a piece of paper & run the hot iron over it to remove rough, sticky spots.

- Submitted by SRIVERS1 11/6/2010 in Around The House | 2 Comments
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ONLYTEMPORARY 11/6/2010 2:12:00 PM

    You can also use it with Boraxo and vinegar to set the colors of items. Just wash them in cold water in a first wash before wearing. The colors will stay bright for years.
TBUSTAMANTE85 11/10/2010 10:29:00 PM

    so coool never knew that thanks

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