Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Borax!! And a GIVEAWAY!!!

Hey guys!!
Here is another awesome opportunity for you to WIN!! I love being able to share fabulous products with my readers and I appreciate that you are still my readers!

With that being said, I have another GIVEAWAY and an an opportunity for you to WIN cash and prizes!

So, Borax...I'm sure you have all heard of it in some kind of way. A friend of mine visited me recently and saw the box sitting on the table and asked "Isn't this the stuff to kill rats?" In another form yes! Borax has many terrific uses around the house. Below is a list of uses that I have gathered from various sources just so you know how MAGICAL this stuff is! These are in addition to being a natural laundry detergent booster! Borax softens hard water and allows your detergent to work at it's full capacity. I know awesome!
Have you ever used Borax? If so, I would love to know the ways that you have used it!

Cleaning Window and Mirrors: Dissolve 2 T. Borax in 3 C. water. Dip sponge in solution to clean windows and mirrors. You’ll be delighted by the streak free shine.
Toilet Bowl Cleaner: Pour 1 C. Borax in toilet bowl and let stand overnight (lid down to keep out pets). Use brush to wipe away grime the next day. Works great on hard water and rust stains.
Sanitize Garbage Disposals: Pour 3 tablespoons of Borax down the drain and let it sit for an hour. Turn on the disposal, flush with hot tap water. Repeat once/month.
Rug Stains: Dampen area, rub in Borax. Let dry and vacuum. Remember to test a small inconspicuous area of your rug first for color fastness.
Fresh Smelling Rugs/Carpets: Spray a fine mist of water onto your rug, sprinkle on Borax. Vacuum when dry. This method will also kill fleas on your rug.
Urine odor and stains: Same as rug stains, great for pet areas and toddler mattresses.
Fabric: Soak a sponge in a solution of ½ C. Borax dissolved in 2 C. hot water. Rub solution into affected area. Let soak until stain disappears (several hours), rinse well.  For clothing, soak garment in solution of 2 C. Borax to 2 quarts water.
Fine China: Add ½ C. Borax to your dish water for clean and sparkling China.
Weeds: Sprinkle Borax into the cracks of your sidewalk to prevent weeds. Be careful not to get any on your desirable plants, it will eliminate them too.
Dishwasher: Add a tablespoon of Borax to your detergent cup to eliminate water spots on your dishes/glasses.
Pots and Pans: Borax and water will clean your aluminum pots & pans.
Pest Control: A small amount of Borax mixed with powdered sugar will act as pest control. Ants, cockroaches and other creepy crawlers who eat the substance will die as a result. (Apparently, this is not because it’s a toxic substance but rather because Borax is very sharp to an insect and will damage their exoskeleton.)
Drain Cleaner: Mix Borax with boiling water to pour down a blocked drain. Grease melts away.
Cat Litter: Borax mixed in your cat’s litter box will control odor.
Scouring Powder Solution: ¼ C. Borax, ¼ C. Baking Soda, ! ½ C. hot Water. Stir until mixed for a perfect Tub, Toilet and Sink Cleaner.
Stainless Steel/Porcelain Sinks: Combine ¼ C. Lemon juice with 1 C. Borax to form a paste that will remove stains

So, you came here to win right? I have a giveaway for a FREE BOX OF BORAX!! Three will win! Enter your information in the form below for your chance.

In addition to having the opportunity to win from me, you will also have the opportunity to win $15oo or one of 171 additional coupons for Borax! You can enter to win once a day until February 22nd!! Just follow this link and enter your info:

Don't forget to enter your information in the form below!!! Good luck! My contest will end on Sunday, January 27, 2013 so ENTER NOW!!! :)

The giveaway is now closed! Thanks to all that entered and congrats to all that won! Keep reading for more chances to win!


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