For centuries, salt has been regarded as ingredient with multi-cleaning aims. Having non-toxic properties this product is widely used for household purposes. Taking into consideration that most cleaning products we use at home are expensive in addition to being toxic and harmful for our health, salt is a cheap option which will also not damage our health.

These are some of the ways in which you can get the best of using salt in your home.

ANT PREVENTOR

Most homes are constantly invaded by ants. In order to prevent such situations, it is very effective to spread salt in the areas where the ants are present. By doing this you do not only remove ants but you also reduce the humidity in your home.

NATURAL STAIN REMOVER

By using salt you can effectively get rid of the stains and dirt. Salt is also natural copper/brass and silver polisher. Simply wipe the areas which lose color easily by mixing ACV and salt and you will get super shiny effect.

HOUSE AND CAR CLEANER

If you want longer results when it comes to cleaning windows and stains not just in your home but in your car as well just mix a gallon of warm water and 2 table spoons of salt. You will be surprised with the result.

GET YOUR SINK DRAINS SHINY AGAIN

In order to de-grease the sink drains and remove the stale smell mix some salt and hot water and use this mixture in the sinks.

YOUNGER SKIN

Salt is also super helpful when it comes to rejuvenation. It is an excellent exfoliating cleanser and it makes your skin look and feel younger. Make a bath scrub by mixing salt with olive oil or lavender oil. Apply this mixture on your body, wait for a few minutes and then rinse your body with lukewarm water.

MAKE YOUR RUGS AND CURTAINS GET VIBRANT COLORS

Forget about detergents and by dipping the cloth in salty water and rubbing it you will not only remove stains or dirt but you will also make its colors more vibrant. All you need is just one wash to see immediate effect and get convinced.

TOOTH TREATMENT

Salt and warm water give the best results when it comes to fighting against mouth sores. Simply keep the mixture of warm water and salt in your mouth for a few minutes and then rinse the mouth. The results are amazing.

WHITER TEETH AND BETTER ORAL CARE

The combination of salt and baking soda is a perfect solution for your yellowish teeth. If you want your teeth whiter and shiny just brush your teeth with this mix.

GET BETTER RESULTS IN WASHED CLOTHES

If you want your clothes to be a lot softer the only thing you need to do is put some salt in your washing machine. Afterwards dry them out in the sun. In this way you will not only get softer clothes but you will also prevent your clothes from shrinking.

All things considered, you do not need to get stuck with home cleaning products to get a super clean household. Look around and find natural ways of doing the same by not exposing yourself to harmful substances and extra costs.

Explore the possibilities of salt and enjoy its benefits.