Keep Ants Away
Finding yourself in the depths of an ant trail can be as unsettling as it is annoying. But no need to fear, just grab some salt and sprinkle a liberal amount to divert them and cause them to rethink their path.
Dusting your skirting boards and door frames will also help keep them at bay, just don’t overdo it, or you’ll end up with too much salt on the floor.
Keeping your kitchen sponges looking clean is not that easy, but at least there is a way you can sanitize them.
Simply let them soak in a cup of hot water with a generous helping of two tablespoons of sea salt. You'll find it loses that grime that you haven't been able to get rid of before.
Remove Lipstick Smudges
Keeping your lipstick off your glass is easier said than done, but once you need to clean your cup, you'll find that same lipstick won't budge.
Your best bet is to add salt to the edges and there you are! Your lipstick stain is gone and you have one less thing to worry about.
Keep Your Salad Crisp
They’re green, full of leaves, and our kids hate to eat them. But luckily we have a simple solution to help spruce up your salads! One of our top tips for taking your salad to the next level and keeping it fresh is to add a dash of salt, helping the lettuce stay crisp and garden-fresh.
Adding just that little pinch will also give you more time to enjoy your greens before the leaves start to wilt and become soggy.
Salt Hacks to Chill Your Drinks
All drinks in summer have a Mission: Impossible — staying icy cold in the heat of summer. But all it actually takes is this magic ingredient, salt!
Make sure to fill a bowl with ice cubes and pour in as much salt as you can and stir around. This will get your drinks icy cold and help them stay chilled for that extra bit longer.