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5 Everyday Things To Do with Lemons

Stick it to water stains, unpleasant odours and other nasty household chores-armed with nothing more than a lemon! Here are five new ways to use lemons around your home.

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5 New Household Uses for Lemons

Did you know recent studies found the scent of lemon can boost your mood, and that lemon juice has mild antibacterial properties? There are plenty of unexpected ways to use this tangy citrus fruit all around the house, so when life gives you lemons just start cleaning!

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1. Use Lemons to Remove Water Spots

Try using lemon to remove stubborn water spots from the insides of your shower’s glass doors.

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2. Use Lemons to Whiten Clothes

To make white socks look really white again, throw them into a pot of boiling water with two lemon halves.

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3. Use Lemons to Banish Mildew

Rid garments of mildew by rubbing a paste of lemon juice and salt on the affected area.

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4. Use Lemons to Deodorize a Humidifier

Deodorize a smelly humidifier by pouring 3 to 4 teaspoons of lemon juice into the water.

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5. Use Lemons to Clean Your Toilet

Want to add an extra fresh scent to your bathroom? Mix lemon juice with borax to clean a toilet bowl.

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