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Uses For Salt For Laundry



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.

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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.

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    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. - by ONLYTEMPORARY
  • so coool never knew that thanks - by TBUSTAMANTE85

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