Familiar items from our everyday appliances often have a much wider functionality than we used to think.
Such hidden reserve have toothpaste — ingredients that whiten our teeth, is unable, first, to clean a bunch of stuff in the house — from faucets and sinks to jewelry, and secondly, to get rid of damage, even the screen of your smartphone. Before you 15 types of items for cleaning or repairs which you will need only a tube of toothpaste, reports Rus.Media.
The next time you brush your teeth, pay attention to stains on your faucet. A small amount of toothpaste applied to the sponge will make it Shine so that you can see your own reflection. It works with any chrome products — from dental crowns to the car wheels.
The drain hole
Sure, each of you a small amount of toothpaste periodically falls directly on the drain hole in the sink. Not worth it just to wash away this mass, RUB it with a towel or rag and plums will not only clean but also get rid of unpleasant odors.
This trick probably know professional skiers and snowboarders. For those ski glasses that have no coating that prevents fogging, you can do the following: gently apply a thin layer of toothpaste on the glass inside. This prevents fogging when you ride down the mountain. The same works for swimming and motorcycle glasses.
Update tarnished silver — whether Cutlery, chandeliers or jewelry — Polish it with toothpaste and a soft cloth. Slit and bending process with the help of an old toothbrush. After the procedure, wipe the surface with a dry cloth.
The bottom of the iron
Sooner or later on the surface of your iron will be a small plaque. It can be removed using toothpaste and a wet towel. Most importantly — make sure the iron is unplugged from the network. After cleaning, wipe the surface with another towel. The same can be done with irons for hair.
Much hands smell
This trick is known to professional chefs. Ordinary soap will not be able to eliminate the strong smell of fish, onions or other strong odorous food, and toothpaste can. Wash your hands with toothpaste just as you would with soap.
Toothpaste can remove pinholes from the surface of the discs. Dispense a small amount (if a lot, the problem will only get worse) paste on the disc and gently RUB it from the center to the edges of the cotton or microfiber cloth. The paste thus Polish the disc. It is unlikely to eliminate deep scratches, but it is better to try, than immediately to throw the disc.
If your shower glass door, then you know how quickly they become dirty and muddy. To make it look like new, clean them with toothpaste using a damp cloth or sponge. If dirt or stain is not washed immediately, leave them pasta for a few minutes. For the future, make your glass door in shower room was always clean, wipe it with a rubber squeegee after each shower. It will take you no more than 30 seconds.
Minor damage in the walls
This tip is useful for those who want to return your Deposit after renting an apartment. Toothpaste can even serve as a filler for small damages on light walls, which, as a rule, you will immediately notice the watchful landlords. Just the enclosure, apply the paste to the hole or scratch and erase all the extra smooth direct object.
Dark marks from dirt or shuffling spoils the appearance of a white or light colored shoes. The fix is easy — just wipe with black markings toothpaste. The technique works as a sports and leather shoes.
Your headlights and then covered with dirt or scratches, thus reducing the brightness of the light. First, the surface should be washed with soap and water and then Polish it with toothpaste. The result will surprise you.
Toothpaste can remove the whole set of spots, ranging from lipstick on the shirt and ending with spaghetti on the tablecloth or juice on the shirt. Before you throw the thing in the washing machine, squeeze the toothpaste directly on the stain and carefully RUB. If the color thing, make sure that the toothpaste you are using does not have a whitening effect.
Diamonds and gold
Very few tools make gold and diamonds to Shine as well, as does toothpaste. You will need a very small amount of toothpaste and brush with soft bristles. Make sure that after cleaning you have washed all the paste before it has time to harden. Then Napolit jewelry to a Shine with a dry cloth. Most importantly, do not witworth with such pearls, because toothpaste can scratch the surface.
Containers for water and food
Favorite thermoses and plastic containers because of the constant use over time become smelly, and easy washing dishes this can take the smell. And that works fine, so this toothpaste, which must be thoroughly cleaned container before you wash or put them in the dishwasher. This method works well for baby bottles.
The screens of mobile devices
Opportunity of toothpaste is constantly expanding with the advent of smartphones, it was able to clean their screens, and screens of any other mobile devices. Without protective film screens very quickly become scratched, and if damage is shallow, you can get rid of them, causing the surface of a thin layer of toothpaste with a cotton cloth. Then wipe the screen with a second cloth.