Uses For Everyday Items
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Everyday Uses For Fabric Softener
Equal parts hot water, liquid fabric softener and bleach cleans dentures when soaked one or more hours.
Soften new jeans.
Fill your washing machine with water, add one capful of fabric softener, soak the jeans overnight, then run through the rinse cycle and dry.
Keep paintbrushes soft.
Add a drop of fabric softener to the final rinse.
Clean hard water stains from windows.
Cover the stain with full-strength fabric softener, wait ten minutes, then rinse with a damp cloth.
Dissolve excess soap suds in your washing machine.
Add a capful of fabric softener to the washload.
Remove old wallpaper.
Mix one capful of fabric softener with one quart of hot water in a plastic bucket, sponge the wallpaper, wait twenty minutes, and peel off the paper.
Clean glass and Plexiglas tabletops.
Mix one capful of fabric softener in a gallon of water in a plastic bucket, and sponge the tabletops with this lint-free cleanser.
Clean soap scum from shower doors.
Mix one capful of fabric softener with a quart of warm water in a plastic bucket, and use a clean cloth to wipe the shower doors clean.
Eliminate static shock on carpets.
Mix one capful of fabric softener into a spray bottle filled with water, and spray the carpets.
Use as cream rinse for your hair.
If you're out of cream rinse, use a drop of fabric softener in your final rinse.