Surprising Alka-Seltzer Uses

for the Home and Garden

If your morning cup of joe tastes a bit stale, your coffee machine probably needs a good cleaning. Alka-Seltzer can help make it fresh again!

1. Clean the Coffee Maker

The stains will be history, and the toilet clean and deodorized.

2. Banish Bowl Residue

Fill the container halfway with water, and drop in two tablets. Let stand until the fizzing stops, and then rinse the vessel thoroughly.

4. Get Glass Sparkling

Fill the container with warm water and add a tablet of Alka-Seltzer. Allow the mixture to sit for ½ hour before rinsing it out, and the container will be as good as new.

6. Clean Plastic Containers

Place a tablet in the detergent compartment of the dishwasher and run a hot water cycle. The mixture of Alka-Seltzer with hot water helps break down grease and grime.

8. Clean the Dishwasher

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