How do you feel about vodka? Not your drink of choice, or not a drinker at all? Doesn’t matter- whether you’re a vodka drinker or not, you’ll be fascinated by the other ways you can use vodka. It’s actually a household staple!
1. Freshen musty towels:
Add ½ cup to the washing machine when washing towels to get rid of any musty, midlewy odor.
2. Freshen and disinfect mattresses:
The alcohol in the vodka will neutralize odors and kill germs. Spray onto the mattress and let it dry.
3. Remove sticker glue:
Don’t scratch it off- apply some vodka and let the glue dissolve.
4. Clean glass:
Use in place of your usual glass cleaner for sparkly clean mirrors and windows.
5. Shine jewelry:
Soak your jewelry in vodka to get it shiny. Don’t do this with costume jewelry or jewelry with delicate stones like pearls and opals.
6. Clean soap scum:
Get your bathroom shiny with some vodka.
7. DIY mouthwash:
Add a few drops of mint or cinnamon essential oils for a DIY disinfecting mouthwash.
8. Remove stains:
Remove common stains like grass, wine, ink, and more by soaking in vodka and then washing as usual.
9. Room deodorizer:
Put some vodka in a spray bottle along with a few drops of essential oils of your choice and use it as a room deodorizer. It also works great to freshen up clothes, upholstery, and bedding.
10. Make a flaky pie crust:
Replace the water in your pie crust recipe with vodka for a flaky crust.
11. Keep flowers longer:
Add one teaspoon each of vodka and sugar to the water in a vase and your flowers will last longer.
12. Freshen smelly shoes:
Spray some vodka into your smelly shoes and the alcohol will kill the odor.
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