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10 Unexpected Natural Cleaners | Real Simple

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White Bread and Ketchup

Use white bread to: Dust an oil painting. Gently dab a slice of white bread over the surface to pick up dirt and grime.

Use ketchup to: Remove tarnish from copper and brass cookware. Squeeze ketchup onto a cloth and rub it on pots and pans. They should go back to their coppery color in minutes. Rinse with warm water and dry with a towel.

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Make Your Own Steamer

by Kate Heyhoe Cooktop cooking can be more than six times as energy efficient as oven cooking. Steaming is one form of cooktop cooking. Types of Steamers: Bamboo steamers, the kind used with woks, are biodegradable, but foods may stick … Continue reading