Paid PostPosted on Jun 10, 201411 Foods That Can Clean Your HouseDirt begone! Now your house can enjoy the same clean feeling that your mouth gets from Orbit Gum!by Orbit GumBrand PublisherFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Vinegar Pat_Hastings / Thinkstock Among other things, vinegar can be used for soaking smelly pet toys. It zaps the odor without adding harsh chemicals that pets will ingest. 2. Walnuts ingmarsan / Thinkstock Rub a walnut on scuffed furniture. The natural oils help mask and fix the scratches. 3. Baking Soda JPC-PROD / Thinkstock Sprinkle baking soda onto carpets before vacuuming to deodorize them. 4. Lemon KatarzynaBialasiewicz / Thinkstock Rub a lemon dipped in salt onto tarnished copper to lift the stains. 5. Rice mayakova / Via Shutterstock Use rice to clean coffee grinders. Just put a few scoops of uncooked rice in and turn it on! Dump the rice after it is ground. 6. Tea grafvision / Thinkstock Dip a rag in room-temperature tea to clean and polish wooden surfaces. 7. Banana Peels monkeybusinessimages / Thinkstock Use a paste of blended banana peels and water to polish lightly tarnished silver. 8. Cream of Tartar goldnetz / Via Shutterstock A sprinkle of cream of tartar on a wet sponge can remove gunk from metal appliances you keep near the stovetop. 9. White Onion Top Photo Corporation / Thinkstock Rub half a white onion on a hot grill (using tongs for safety) to remove food buildup without chemicals. 10. Salt rsester / Thinkstock Clean greasy cast-iron with a sprinkle of salt, a little bit of water, and paper towels to scrub. 11. Cola Alexlukin / Thinkstock Dump it into your toilet and let it sit for an hour. The cola eats through the grime. You won't even need to scrub!