In the ongoing battle against oil, grease and other stubborn stains, these everyday household products are your first line of defense.
Hydrogen peroxide kills bacteria built up on your toothbrush by breaking down the bacteria's membrane.
How to use it: Soak your toothbrush in hydrogen peroxide, then rinse thoroughly with hot water.
Acetone breaks down the molecules in adhesive, making it easy to remove stickers from glass.
How to use it: Apply a small amount of nail polish remover to a cotton ball and saturate the sticker, then remove.
Lavender oil contains a natural antiseptic and deodorizer that freshens up your home.
How to use it: Sprinkle a mixture of lavender oil and borax over carpet, let sit for a few minutes, and then vacuum.
The alcohol in hair spray neutralizes the pigment in ink stains so they disappear.
How to use it: Spray a small amount on the stain and gently scrub before washing.