{Practically Free} Homemade Grout Cleaner


Here's how to use two inexpensive ingredients to easily clean your grout without using harmful chemicals. Plus two other great uses for baking soda and vinegar that will rock your cleaning routine! />
An un-retouched before and after!  And, wow, the before is YUCK.

I have 3 Top Secret Tips for Cleaning with Vinegar.  For the grout, you sprinkle baking soda on the lines, spritz with vinegar, and let sit for a minute.  Then, simply scrub a little with a scrub brush.  Full utorial on the blog.

Now my grout is so fresh and so clean!  The difference is amazing, and the process was so easy and environmentally friendly.

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4 questions
  • Gaylene Moon
    on Mar 16, 2017

    Will this work on grout in a shower?

    • Kathy
      on Aug 25, 2017

      I don't think it would. There would be no way to get the baking soda to stay on a vertical surface.
    • Nancy Blauvelt
      on Aug 25, 2017

      Just make a paste of the baking soda and vinegar. It should stay on vertical grout if you don't make it to loose.
  • Jana Schafer
    on Aug 25, 2017

    Do you wipe it off or spray with water then wipe it off?

  • Patricia s.
    on Jun 9, 2018

    Does it rid of mildew and mold.

  • Milena
    on Jan 3, 2019

    So when the grout is cleaned, how do you keep it that way..

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