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7 Things You Should Never Clean with Vinegar

3. Hardwood floors

This one’s a bit complicated. Depending on what your hardwood floors are finished with, it can be a bad idea to clean your floors with vinegar. Some people say that vinegar solutions clean their hardwood floors beautifully, but others say it damages the finish. The acidic vinegar can eat away at the finish over time, removing the protective coating over the wood and making your floors look dull. So, don’t take the risk.

Never Clean With Vinegar

4. Waxed furniture

While it’s possible that you may want to remove the wax from your furniture, in all other cases you’ll want to avoid wiping waxed furniture down with vinegar. Vinegar will strip the wax off your furniture, leaving a cloudy mark. Furniture polish designed for waxed furniture is a safer choice.

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