Cleaning Appliances with Baking Soda and Vinegar

Baking soda and vinegar are great for cleaning appliances and, chances are, you already have both products under your kitchen sink.



For stovetops, as soon as possible post-spill, dip a damp sponge in baking soda and wipe up the affected area.
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In "The Country Almanac for Housekeeping Techniques," Richard Freudenberger and the editors of "BackHome Magazine" have collected hundreds of formulas for effective cleaning, gardening and home maintenance — as well as ways our ancestors saved on heating bills, prevented costly repairs and maintained a cozy, charming home with little besides ingenuity.
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