10 Great Vinegar Hints


1. Add about 1/2 cup of vinegar to a load of NEW dark clothes or towels will help set the color.

2. Rinse a soft rag in a mild vinegar solution and then dry. This makes a great dusting cloth.

3. When molding jello, add a teaspoon of vinegar to make a better mold.*Place a teaspoon of water on your serving platter before you release the jello from it’s mold and you can reposition it with ease on the platter.

4. Vinegar helps remove odors and kills mold bacteria from storage containers such as Tupperware.

5. White vinegar rubbed into the armpits of blouses, shirts and sweaters and left for about an hour prior to washing will help remove perspiration odor.

6. To brighten the color of red cabbage, cooked uncovered and add a little vinegar or lemon juice to salted water.

7. Vinegar rubbed on tiled shower wall and floor will help remove mold and mildew.

8. Put a Cup of vinegar in the washing machine during the rinse cycle to help remove odors from tennis shoes socks or bath towels.

9. Rubbing brick tiling with a vinegar saturated cloth will renew the looks of the brick.

10. A solution of vinegar and water is great for cleaning the interior of refrigerators or the inside of coolers.