You Should NEVER
Clean with Vinegar
Instead, wash your knives with soap and water, and always dry them thoroughly before putting them away.
Vinegar will react with natural marble and cause defects in the surface. Avoid cleaning marble with bleach and other harsh chemicals as well.
Spraying your granite countertops with a vinegar solution can make them dull and cause them to lose their shine over time.
5. Eggy Spills
Hold off on spraying the sloppy mess with vinegar, which can cause the eggy goo to thicken and harden.
6. Wood furniture
Instead, use a 50-50 mixture of oil and vinegar to clean and polish finished wood furniture.
8. Phone and Computer Screens
Isopropyl alcohol is best for wiping out germs, but always check manufacturers’ instructions first.
Soap and water or a solution of soap and baking soda are the best grime busters for rubber parts.
11. Clothes Iron
To cut down on scale buildup, use only distilled water in the reservoir and empty it out after every use.
12. Waxed Hardwood Flooring
Don't take any chances. Choose a cleaning product that’s specially formulated for waxed wood floors.
14. Unsealed or Damaged Grout
Vinegar can seep behind the glass and corrode the metal beneath that gives the mirror its reflective quality.
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