Dawn dish soap is one of the best dish cleaners ever and it can come in handy in many household chores, but it can be used for many other purposes as well. These next 12 Dawn dish soap will definitely surprise you.
1. Make the miracle cleaner
Mix equal parts of Dawn dish soap and water then pour the solution in a spray bottle and give it a good shake to give it a good shake, then start spraying it on stained areas. This mixture will clean up any grease, dirt, or soap stain and will leave the cleaned object shining.
2. Remove stains with ease
If you have tough stains on your clothes then use this blend before putting the clothes in the washing machine for better results. Simply mix a tablespoon of Dawn dish soap with 2 tablespoons of baking soda and 4 tablespoons of hydrogen peroxide, then use the mixture to pretreat hard stains.
3. Clean your windows
Mix two drops of blue Dawn dish soap with some water, then pour the solution in a spray bottle and start spraying it on your windows and use a lint-free cloth to wipe clean your windows.
4. Quickly scrub the tub and shower
You can make a DIY bathroom and shower scrubber by adding vinegar and blue Dawn dish soap to a dish wand and use it to quickly scrub your bathtub, shower, and bathroom to save time when you want to deep clean that area.
5. Kill weeds
To get rid of bad weeds without using harmful chemicals, simply mix 8 drops of blue Dawn dish soap with 2 cups of salt and a gallon of vinegar, then pour the mix you have in a spray bottle and start spraying it on the weeds, but be careful because if this homemade spray touches your plants it can kill them too.
6. Blow huge bubbles
Simply mix a gallon of water with three tablespoons of glycerine and 2/3 cup of blue Dawn dish soap, then pour the solution in a large drink dispenser to have a good amount of bubbles. This method guarantees an easy refill as well.
7. Keep ice packs handy
Create a DIY ice pack that can be used for injury treatment by simply freezing blue Dawn dish soap in a zip top bag. Dish soap will get cold enough to relieve the pain coming from injury and will not freeze, which makes it a perfect replacement for ice packs because they have to stay soft to deal with injuries.
8. De-skunk your dog
If your dog is sprayed by a skunk, then you must be going through one of the worst smells you’ve ever dealt with. To solve this, simply mix hydrogen peroxide with baking soda, blue Dawn dish soap and lemon essential oil. To effectively remove the skunk smell, apply the mixture that you’ve made to your furry friend and let it sit for about five minutes, then start rinsing thoroughly.
9. Clean your car floor mats
Car floor lats become dirty very fast because of their contact with your dirty shoes. To clean them, simply mix one part blue Dawn dish soap with two parts hydrogen peroxide, then pour the mix in a spraying bottle and spray it on the floor mats and let it sit for a while then put the mats in your washing machine. The results will shock you.
10. De-ice your concrete
The promoted ice removers and salt are bad for concrete because they start damaging it after many usages. To make a safe ice remover, simply mix a squirt of blue Dawn dish soap with two tablespoons of rubbing alcohol and a gallon of hot water. This method will not only remove ice, but it will prevent it from refreezing again for quite some time.
A good manicure will leave you with good and long lasting nails. Mix Dawn dish soap with olive oil, warm water, and lemon juice. Once done, start your manicure by soaking your nails in the solution that you made, then sink and dry them to soften cuticles and whiten your nails.
12. Keep bugs off your plants
Mix some water with a drop of Dawn dish soap and pour the solution in a spray bottle and spray it on your plants both indoors and outdoors to repel bad bugs like mites and aphids. This way you won’t have to use harmful chemicals.