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1sweepingbrush-med.jpgHaving twins, any amount of children, is very hard.  Even cleaning is a task that now takes hours.  But here are some tips on household clean-up tips to make things easier, simpler, and cheaper:

  • TO UNPLUG A SINK:  Pour one cup or more of white vinegar and a cup of baking soda, then at hot water out of the tap at full force.  When the bubbling stops, the drain should be clear…and WaLa…you will need no plumber.
  • REMOVE LIME DEPOSITS IN A TEA KETTLE:  Fill it with equal parts of vinegar and water.  Bring to a boil and allow to stand overnight.
  • REMOVE LIME DEPOSITS IN A COFFEE MAKER:  Fill the coffee pot with equal parts of vinegar and water.  Fill the water reservoir , put the coffee pot where it belongs,and start making coffee like normal.  You will need to do this several times but it works.  When you are done with the mixture, do the process with just plain water to clean the vinegar out.


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