I cringed when my husband sent me an article about Coke from WhyDontYouTryThis.com
Check this out: “To prove Coke does not belong in the human body, here are 20 practical ways you can use Coke as a domestic cleaner:” After reading this, I never want to drink another soda again.
1 – Removes grease stains from clothing and fabric
2 – Removes rust; methods include using fabric dipped in Coke, a sponge or even aluminum foil. Also loosens rusty bolts
3 – Removes blood stains from clothing and fabric.
4 – Cleans oil stains from a garage floor; let the stain soak, hose off.
5 – Kills slugs and snails; the acids kills them.
6 – Cleans burnt pans; let the pan soak in the Coke, then rinse.
7 – Descales a kettle (same method as with burnt pans)
8 – Cleans car battery terminals by pouring a small amount of Coke over each one.
9 – Cleans your engine; Coke distributors have been using this technique for decades.
10 – Makes pennies shine; soaking old pennies in Coke will remove the tarnish.
11 – Cleans tile grout; pour onto kitchen floor, leave for a few minutes, wipe up.
12 – Dissolves a tooth; Use a sealed container…takes a while but it does work.
13 – Removes gum from hair; dip into a small bowl of Coke, leave a few minutes. Gum will wipe off.
14 – Removes stains from vitreous china.
15 – Got a dirty pool? Adding two 2-liter bottles of Coke clears up rust.
16 – You can remove (or fade) dye from hair by pouring diet Coke over it.
17 – Remove marker stains from carpet. Applying Coke, scrubbing and then clean with soapy water will remove marker stains.
18 – Cleans a toilet; pour around bowl, leave for a while, flush clean.
19 – Coke and aluminum foil will bring Chrome to a high shine.
20 – Strips paint off metal furniture. Soak a towel in Coke and lay it on the paint surface.