The lemon is a multifunctional fruit. Not only is it a great asset for cooking, but it's also an excellent cleaning tool thanks to the acidity in its juice and the grease-cutting oil in its skin. Thus, there are a number of jobs around the house where a simple lemon will come in handy. In the video below, Melissa Maker, creator of the popular YouTube channel "Clean My Space," gives users ten situations in which a lemon can be used for cleaning. Who knew the little yellow fruit was so versatile?
One of the toughest appliances to clean in a home is the toilet. Perhaps it's the idea of cleaning the toilet that is so repugnant, rather than the process itself. Either way, Melissa offers up a helpful tip for cleaning the toilet with just half a lemon and some salt. It's a fairly simple method with outstanding results.
Among the other non-culinary uses for lemon in your home are cleaning your kettle and your cheese grater, and freshening up the garbage disposal. Check out the video below to see all these useful tips. Drop us a comment and let us know what you think. Will you be giving these a try? What are your tips for cleaning around the house?