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#1 of 4 Old 02-21-2006, 03:57 PM - Thread Starter
 
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We use vinegar in one bottle and peroxide in another for cleaning surfaces in our kitchen. Right now neither are diluted....should they be? Should we be doing a 50-50 with water in each bottle? Does it matter?

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For proven DISINFECTING qualities.....you have to use a 100% vinegar spray, followed by a 100% peroxide spray (w/o wiping in between).

For general cleaning I think a 50/50 of vinegar and water is common.

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No dilution for disinfection. Just one then the other, full strength.
GOsh I LOVE this method!!!
I can be a germophobe and say goodbye to bleach forever.
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