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10 Ways You Can Use Ordinary Salt to Help Around the House


We all know salt can come in handy while whipping up something in the kitchen or adding a little extra seasoning to dishes once they hit the table. But it turns out, the simple ingredient most of us only use at meal time, can also be a big help in other areas of your home.

Whether you’re dealing with a pesky stain, unpleasant odor, or uninvited pests marching into your home, there’s a good chance you can find a salty solution. Most of these work best with a larger granules, like Diamond Crystal Kosher Salt ($10.95, Amazon), especially if you’re using it as a mild abrasive. 

Take a look below to see all of the ways ordinary salt can help you around the house!

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