Uses for Vinegar: Cleaning Your Kitchen

Sink Clogs

A mixture of equal parts vinegar, salt, and baking soda may help open up a slow-draining sink:

  • Pour the solution down drain.
  • Let it sit for 1 hour.
  • Then pour boiling or very hot tap water down the drain.

To clear a minor sink clog:

  • Use a mixture of 1/2 cup baking soda and 1/2 cup vinegar.
  • Let it stand for 3 hours.
  • Flush with hot water.