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Thursday, January 22, 2015

Household Hints - Save time, save money, save energy

Use equal amounts of dishwasher soap and baking soda in your dishwasher. Your dishes and silver will be cleaner and so will the machine.

To treat a leather bag with mildew spots, sponge mildew with 1 tbsp disinfectant diluted in 2 cups of warm water. Alternatively, apply an antiseptic mouthwash on a cotton pad. wipe dry, and buff well with a leather polish.