He Pours Salt Down His Drain… Best Kitchen Hack I’ve Ever Seen.

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Keep your drain unclogged without having to use hard chemicals.

Salt is more than just the condiment households use to enhance or improve the flavour of a meal. In fact, salt has historically made human’s life easier. Civilizations have used this mineral to preserve their food; communities were established based on how close the salt source was.

You might be surprised to know the Latin word salary comes from salt because it was used as currency. And yet we think we can only use salt for cooking purposes today. You will want to take a closer look at this food seasoning because you have not been using it to its full potential.

Take a look at 15 easy salt hacks to help you around the house. You may want to buy an extra box next time you are doing your grocery shopping. Another benefit: replacing harmful chemicals with salt will make your home more green.

Mix 1/4 cup of baking soda with 1/4 cup of salt. Pour it into the drain. Follow with half a cup of vinegar and let it sit for about 15 minutes. Let the hot water run from the faucet to flush everything down completely.