Every now and then we hear about the magic abilities that baking soda has. It is useful when it comes to cleaning or is one of the most effective components in various beauty recipes but every time these are in a separate list. We decided that enough is enough and you need to know everything!
That is why we have combined all the properties that baking soda has into one list. Believe it or not but none of our lists have ever been this long, to tell you the truth we were a little surprised ourselves. 101 tricks are a lot to learn right? Despite the length, each and every trick is useful and worth remembering for sure. Do you have your notebooks ready? Let’s go!
#1. Mix baking soda and water for an effective face scrub.
#2. Dirty sink? A combination of warm water and baking soda comes to the rescue.
#3. Your whites are fading? Add a cup of baking soda next time you are doing your laundry.
#4. Make sure your baby’s toys are clean with the help of a baking soda and warm water mixture.
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#5. Fight off ants with an open pack of soda.
#6. Half a spoon of baking soda will make those eggs of yours a lot fluffier.
#7. Your carpet will look a lot fresher if you sprinkle some soda over it and then vacuum it up after a few hours.
#8. Make your grout cleaner with a mixture of baking soda and water.
#9. Fight off grease with baking soda and water.
#10. If your feet ache, soak them in water and baking soda.
#11. Make your teeth whiter with a paste made out of soda and water.
#12. Soak your combs in a water and soda mixture to freshen them up.
#13. Smelly shoes? Sprinkle them with some soda.
#14. Dentures will get cleaner if you use baking soda and water to clean them.
#15. Baking soda and water will help you clean your curling iron in no time.
#16. Have you got a sunburn? Add some baking soda to your bath.
#17. Scrubbing the floor has never been easier with the help of baking soda.
#18. Freshen up your luggage by repeating the procedure you used with the carpet.
#19. Remove scuffs from wall with a mixture of soda and water.
#20. A bit of baking soda added to your shampoo will help a lot.
#21. Use it as underarm deodorant by applying it with a powder puff
#22. Add baking soda to your baby’s bath to get rid of diaper rash.
#23. Remove a strong smell from your hands using soda and water.
#24. Half a spoon of soda and peroxide paste will do as a tooth paste.
#25. A teaspoon of soda and a glass of water will take care of that nasty heartburn.
#26. Add baking soda to your bath for softer skin.
#27. Use baking soda with water to freshen up your mouth.
#28. Baking soda works against a jellyfish sting.
#29. Same goes forbee stings.
#30. Use baking soda as a mouthwash.
#31. A teaspoon of baking soda added to your vaporizer will help against a stuffy nose.
#32. Baking soda can be used well as a modeling clay.
#33. Wipe your windshield with soda to keep the rain away.
#34. Add some soda to your ashtray to repel the smell.
#35. A teaspoon of baking soda added to a vase of flowers will keep them fresh for longer.
#36. An open container of soda will take away a bad smell from your fridge.
#37. Soak dishrags in soda to keep bad smells away.
#38. Mix baking soda with perfumed bath salt to create the perfect air freshener.
#39. Sprinkle baking soda over your pet’s litter box to take away the smell.
#40. Keep rabbits away by spreading soda around your flowerbeds.
#41. Add baking soda to your pet’s brush to make fur smell better.
#42. Soak dried beans in baking soda to make them more digestible.
#43. Wash your fruit and veggies in baking soda.
#44. Use baking soda instead of baking powder.
#45. Make a sports drink by mixing it with boiled water, salt and Kool-Aid
#46. Soak fish in a baking soda and water mixture to take away the fishy smell.
#47. Reduce the acid content of your tomato-based recipes by sprinkling them with baking soda.
#48. Make your pans cleaner with baking soda.
#49. Your glasses will shine if you spray it with a soda and water mixture.
#50. Clean your toilet with baking soda.
#51. Add it to your dishwasher for a cleaner result.
#52. When combined with water it is the best solution to clean stainless steel.
#53. Cleaning your shoes with baking soda is also a wise suggestion.
#54. Marble-topped furniture can be cleaned with a water-soda mixture as well.
#55. Clean Formica countertops with it.
#56. Make canvas handbags clean by rubbing them with baking soda.
#57. Soak your pan in soda to take away all the burnt food remains.
#58. Hot water with baking soda added to it is the perfect mixture to wash your baby’s bottle in.
#59. Clean your drains with the help of baking soda and hot water.
#60. It takes away stale odors.
#61. Your shower curtain will be as good as new if you soak it in baking soda.
#62. Say no to grease on your garage floor with baking soda!
#63. Clean your oven with it.
#64. Unclog gas stoves with it.
#65. Put it on small kitchen fires.
#66. Put a paste of soda mixed with water over that nasty pimple to get rid of it.
#67. Clean your jewelry with it.
#68. Put 1 tbsp in 32 ounces of water and drink it to relieve the pain in your urinary tract.
#69. It can be used as a shampoo too.
#70. Take the skunk smell away with the help of baking soda.
#71. Lemon juice mixed with baking soda is a perfect face wash.
#72. Clean cloth diapers with it.
#73. If a sponge smells bad soak it in baking soda.
#74. It is great when it comes to cleaning your microwave.
#75. Clean smelly sport equipment with it.
#76. It does a great job when it comes to washing your car.
#77. It neutralizes battery acid and corrosion on cars.
#78. Keep the soot away by sprinkling your fireplace with baking soda.
#79. Deal with those nasty watermarks on your furniture with the help of soda and toothpaste.
#80. Tooth paste in combination with soda deals well with nail holes in your walls.
#81. Keep your cutting board clean with the help of soda.
#82. Keep a pack of soda in your closet to keep your clothes fresh.
#83. Your stuffed animals will stay cleaner if you sprinkle them with soda.
#84. Never go camping without it.
#85. Keep patio cushions fresher by sprinkling them with baking soda.
#86. Your trash will smell better if you sprinkle it with baking soda.
#87. The same goes for your laundry hamper.
#88. Mop the floor with the addition of soda for a shinier floor.
#89. Help your silver shine again with baking soda.
#90. Brush your pet’s teeth with it.
#91. Use baking soda in the fight against dandruff.
#92. Make that ice tea crystal clear with a pinch of soda.
#93. Keep the icy porch safer by spreading soda over it.
#94. Keep the weed away by putting soda in the driveway cracks.
#95. Add it to your hair conditioner to prevent split ends from happening.
#96. Make sure pests do not get into your pet’s food by sprinkling soda around the food bowl.
#97. Deal with a bad spray tan with the help of baking soda.
#98. Use it for detox baths.
#99. Make your hands softer with a scrub made of equal parts of baking soda and warm water.
#100. Mix soda and an aroma of essential oil to deodorize your flat.
#101. Say no to crayon marks with the power of baking soda.
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