8 Amazing Uses For Apple Cider Vinegar You've Never Heard Of

Today, most American are familiar with apple cider vinegar, but other than a few drink recipes people have no idea how it should be used. Luckily, experts have compiled a list of incredible uses, ranging from natural remedies to natural cleaners, for apple cider vinegar.

Additionally, it is completely free of chemicals, so grab that bottle of apple cider vinegar you've been waiting to use, and try a couple of these for yourself...

1. Keep your vegetables clean.
Although fruits and vegetables themselves are healthy, they are usually sprayed with pesticides, or other toxic compounds that can be harmful to your body.

In order to properly clean the fruits and vegetables spray them with a mixture of equal parts water and apple cider vinegar, then thoroughly rinse them under cold water for 30 seconds before consuming.

2. Great for pets.
If you have problems with your pet chewing on, and scratching furniture, or other household items add apple cider vinegar to the areas you want your pets to stay away from.

Animals dislike the smell and taste of apple cider vinegar, so they will avoid any place that has come in contact with the liquid. Additionally, cleaning your carpets with apple cider vinegar will prevent your pets from urinating in the house.

3. Get your lawn weed free.
Weeds just seem to sprout up out of nowhere, and it can be a pain remove all of them by hand. However, mixing a bottle of apple cider vinegar with a cup of water and a little bit of dish soap to make a weed killing spray that is effective, and environmentally friendly.

Simply mix the ingredients together in a spray bottle, and spray each weed with generous amount of the liquid, and your yard should be weed free within days.

4. Freshen up your house.
Apple cider vinegar has compounds that naturally remove fungus and bacteria from the environment, making it the ideal air freshener.

Mix half a cup of apple cider vinegar with half a cup of water, and spray it in every room. The strong scent of the apple cider vinegar will eliminate all the oder in the air, and leave your house smelling fresh for hours.

5. Have a better bath.
If you want to make your bath an even more calming and relaxing experience, apple cider vinegar mixed with a few other natural ingredients will turn your simple bath into a deluxe spa treatment.

All you need is a cup of apple cider vinegar, a cup of epsom salt, ten drops of your favorite essential oils, and a cup of baking soda, for an ideal bathing experience.

6. A new mouthwash.
Brushing your teeth alone isn't always enough to clean the bad breath germs out of your mouth, and many of the mouthwashes on the market today have ingredients that could be harmful to your body if accidentally swallowed.

However, a fifteen second gargle of tap water mixed with a teaspoon of apple cider vinegar should eliminate the bad breath germs brushing leaves behind.