10 unusual uses for bar soap!
We do not think a bar of soap can be used for anything else than washing hands, right ?
We are here to prove the opposite ! You will probably be surprised by some of the uses you can do with soap !
Who knows ? These tips may be useful to you ? We hope so !
Good reading !
Keep your nails clean.
Do you like gardening with bare hands but hate removing dirt under your nails ? This trick will keep your nails beautiful and clean. Simply scrape your nails across a bar of soap to get soap underneath them. The soap will block the dirt and then you can easily wash your hands. Simple but effective !
Keep this zipper in good condition !
A sticky zipper can be frustrating ! You can't spray lubricant or oil onto your clothes ! What can you do ?
Use this creative soap hack to get that zipper moving up and down with ease. Gently rub a bar of soap on the zipper's teeth. This will solve your problem !
Fix an old dresser.
Old wooden drawers do not always cooperate. They get stuck and drive you crazy! All you need to do is take a bar of soap and rub the edges and railings. The waxy soap helps the drawer to move smoothly.
Keep the mice away !
The strong scent of "Irish Spring" bar soap is supposed to keep mice away. All you need to do is keep pieces in your problem areas. Mice do not like the smell of soap, so keep adding fresh pieces when older pieces lose their scent.
A bar of white soap can act as an emergency stain remover. If you don't have commercial stain remover, simply rub a bar of white soap on the stain (pre-treatment, before washing your cloth). Then wash the garment as usual.
Create a useful pincushion !
Make a pinchushion with a bar of soap ! This is a great idea !
Make nail holes disappear!
This is perfect for apartment tenants. If you have displayed your artwork by hanging it on nails, you may now be looking for a quick and easy fix to the holes you've left behind. Rub a bar of white soap over the hole; it will blend easily with the white wall and will make your hole disappear !
Make your own liquid hand soap !
For the cost of a dollar bar of soap, you can create a bottle of liquid hand soap. All you have to do is grate down the soap, add a bit of water, and melt it. After it is cooled, you will have a generous amount of liquid soap. You can also add essential oils, coconut milk or a bit of moisturizing lotion.
Keep your campfire pots soot free
Campfires and propane stoves are know for depositing a black soot on the bottom of your pots and pans. Rubbing a bar of soap generously on the outside of your cookware will allow you to simply wash the soot.
Keep your pet from chewing !
Do you have a puppy that attacks your chair leg? No one likes the taste of soap, not even your pets. Applying a generous layer of soap to the object will stop your pets from chewing on it ! When your pet will smell soap, it will stay away from the object!
I hope these things help you!