Freshen rugs, sofas and beds by moving or treating a mix of one part vinegar, one part water and five to 10 drops of eucalyptus, lavender or tea tree acrylic. Sanitize doorknobs, doors, walls and other surfaces with a bit of antibacterial dish soap mixed with white vinegar and hot water. Sprinkle baking soda in basins and bathrooms like a deodorizing solution. Freshen enable clear shoes by pouring baking soda over the drain, then pouring vinegar and pipes. Use boiling water to rinse the bubbling concoction down the drain. More expert washing methods: Remove rust stains from a shower by making a paste of warm water and powdered air cleaner.