Versatile Vinegar

by Smart_Uses

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Remove Rust:

Remove rust from garden tools and other items by soaking them for 10 minutes in a solution of half vinegar and half water.  Rub with a cloth and the rust should be gone.

 

Remove Stubborn Price Tags:

To remove stubborn price tags or stickers paint them with several coats of vinegar.  Let the liquid soak in for 5 minutes and then wipe away the residue.

 

Make Sweaters Fluffier:

To make wool sweaters softer and fluffier add a couple of capfuls of vinegar to the rinse cycle.

 

Use as a Natural Weed Killer: 

To kill weeds between paving stones and cracks in sidewalks, fill a spray bottle with straight vinegar and spray multiple times over several days.  The acidity in the vinegar will kill the weeds within a few days.