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    13 Pinterest Cleaning Tips That Don't Actually Work (And How To Make Them Better)

    The internet never lies, right?

    1. "Baking soda, vinegar, and a few drops of dish soap"

    2. "Soak your knives in vinegar to remove rust spots"

    3. "Keep one in the shower filled with a mixture of half vinegar, half dish soap. Use it to wipe down the shower while you are in there and your shower will always be clean"

    4. "Great idea! Those things are so wasteful and expensive"

    5. "ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: ¼ cup white vinegar, 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap, ¼ cup baking soda, 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) It leaves everything smelling amazing."

    6. "Place pillows in the dryer with a couple of tennis balls to help get them back to their 'fluff stage' and kill germs with the high heat. This is sooo important... I actually learned about all the molds that can grow in pillows if you don't do this"

    7. "Give up toxic dryer sheets and make your own dryer balls — two socks and your favorite essential oil"

    8. "Make your own carpet cleaner! Small spray bottle, 1 teaspoon dish washing liquid, 1 tablespoon white vinegar, 1 cup warm water, 1 teaspoon baking soda"

    9. "How to make a homemade fruit fly trap — this really works."

    10. "Wash sponges in the dishwasher"

    11. "Easy and efficient way to clean toys, hairbrushes, toothbrushes, and whatever else fits in a dishwasher..."

    12. "Ground coffee grounds will take away the smell and dehydrate vomit."

    13. "How to get your stoneware to a 'like new' finish. Perfect for the person who struggles with the 'unclean' factor."