12 Incredible Home Hacks Using Salt

Who knew salt was so helpful?

By Hometalk Highlights

Etch a design onto stainless steel

If you want to monogram or personalize a travel mug, this is the way to do it.

Shine your copper pots and pans

With just some lemon and salt those pots and pans will look like new.

Make really cool sand art

It’s a great project to do with kids, and the final piece is beautiful.

Rust metal for a distressed look

Potatoes and salt are the key to getting natural rust.

Make an easy dishwashing detergent

You’ll save tons of money on those Cascade capsules.

Clean your silver like a pro

With some aluminum foil you can get your silver sparkling without polishing.

Get rid of lime deposits on your sink

It’s so simple to make your faucet look clean and new.

Make your furniture textured and fun

You’ll feel right by the ocean with this cool furniture sea salt wash.

Make a relaxing bath salt scrub

Why spend money on an expensive spa treatment when you can make your own?

Preserve your herbs for fragrant spices

Keep your herbs fresh and tasty with this hack.

Kill your weeds in your backyard

Who doesn’t want a weed-free garden without all the harsh chemicals?

Clean your wooden cutting boards

Get rid of all that bacteria without that much work.