Lots of people use vinegar for cleaning but here are some things you should never use it for

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Vinegar seems to be the top cleaning product for natural-based cleaning. This acidic solution is effective at cleaning a wide range of household messes, but don't be fooled into thinking it is safe for everything.
There are several situations where the power of vinegar is just too much to handle. Follow these helpful tips to see where you shouldn't use vinegar in your home.
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1. Don't use it on a broken egg (h/t One Good Thing)
You've dropped an egg, so your natural response is to reach for your bottle of vinegar-based cleaning spray. The acid in vinegar reacts to raw egg to form gluey mess that is almost impossible to clean up. Instead of vinegar, use wipe up with a warm soapy dishcloth.
2. Don't use it on natural stone (h/t A Thrifty Mrs.)
Granite, marble, soapstone, and other natural stone surfaces should never be cleaned with any acid-based cleaner. The acid in vinegar can finely etch the surface over time and make it susceptible to staining and other damage. Polished stone surfaces will lose their shine from being cleaned with vinegar. Only use cleaners designated for use on natural stone surfaces.
3. Don't use on waxed surfaces (h/t Care2 Healthy Living)
Waxed surfaces require gentle cleaners. Your furniture, flooring, and even your car need a protectant layer of wax to ward off the harmful effects of the environment. The acid in vinegar can strip this wax over time and expose your item to damage.
4. Don't clean your iron with vinegar (h/t Good Housekeeping)
Although you've been told to clean mineral deposit with vinegar, using it in your iron as a cleaning solution is a huge no-no. The vinegar can actually damage the internal parts of the iron. Your best bet at keeping your iron reservoir clean is to keep it drained between uses.
5. Don't clean unsealed grout (h/t The Spruce)
Unsealed grout is similar to natural stone. Without the sealant to protect the grout, the natural acids in vinegar penetrate into the grout. Over time the grout will begin to crumble or dissolve. If you tile features sealed grout, use vinegar with caution to make sure the seal is in good shape prior to use.
6. Don't use vinegar on your electronics (h/t The Make Your Own Zone)
Vinegar is too acidic for many surfaces. Computer, tablet, and phone screens all have protective coatings that can be damaged by acid-based cleaners. Rubbing alcohol and water mixtures are the safest cleaners for your expensive electronics.
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