15 Surprising Things You Can Clean with Salt

When you want a natural household cleaner, look no farther than your salt shaker. Good old sodium chloride is great at tackling grime and stains for three reasons: First, it absorbs water, so it can keep a fresh spill from becoming a stain. Second, it’s abrasive, so it makes a good scrub. Third, if you pair it with an acid, like vinegar or lemon juice, you can whip up a powerful cleaner.

Here are some surprising around-the-house uses for ordinary table salt.

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March 13, 2019
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