Since they’re made with ingredients that fight grease, remove stains, and destroy bacteria, it’s no surprise that they can be diverted from their primary purpose. Here are six unexpected uses for dishwasher tablets. You’ll get addicted to it, we guarantee it!
What are unexpected uses for dishwasher tablets?
Did you know that you can use dishwasher tablets in many places other than your dishwasher? Well, it turns out that all this time, you know nothing about the unknown uses of these combined cleaning products.
Whiten the toilet bowl with a dishwasher tablet
There are thousands of products designed specifically for cleaning toilets, but instead of spending your money on expensive products, just throw a dishwasher tablet into the toilet bowl, let it dissolve and use a cleaning brush. For best results, pour hot water and leave for 30 minutes. Then flush the toilet to get a squeaky clean bowl.
Wash the washing machine drum with a dishwasher tablet
If you thought your washer drum was clean only because you washed your clothes in it regularly, think again, because the truth is quite different: Over time, dirt and mold build up to clog your machine. Run the washing machine on high using only the dishwasher dial. The washing machine will get rid of dirt and clean smell.
Remove crayon and marker marks from walls and floors with a dishwasher disc
In a bucket filled with hot water, toss a dishwasher tablet and allow it to dissolve. Next, wet a sponge with the solution and wipe the surfaces that have been painted. If the stain is particularly stubborn, take a piece of the tablet from the bottom of the bucket and apply it directly to the area to be treated.
Disinfect trash cans with a dishwasher tablet
If the trash still smells bad even after emptying it, it’s time to clean it up deeply. To do this, fill it with hot water, put a dishwasher tablet in it, let it run for an hour or two. If necessary, scrub the stain and rinse well with running water.
- Remove coffee and tea stains from cups with a dishwasher tablet
When the same cups are often used to drink coffee or tea, they almost always end up getting smudged. Instead of putting it in the back of your cupboard and not using it anymore, put it in a large bowl filled with hot water, add a dishwasher tablet and let it soak for a few hours before rinsing it with water.
Deodorize and deep clean cat litter with a dishwasher tablet
This last tip is likely to please you if you are an aurophilic lover. No matter how many times you change your cat’s litter box, the smell of ammonia burning your nose always finds a way to spread to where your cat comforts itself. To get around this problem, once a week empty the litter box, fill it with hot water, then put a tablet from the dishwasher in it and let it soak overnight before rinsing it off.
These miraculous little pills can be very effective in deep cleaning many areas of your home. Feel free to use it, it will save you time and money.