Effervescent Denture Cleanser Tablets | Money Saving Cleaning Alternatives

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Did you know that effervescent denture cleanser tablets can be used for so many cleaning projects?  In fact, Kaley’s orthodontist recommeded them for cleaning her retainers (she has been using them for about a year now).

They make for easy no-scrub to light-scrub cleaning of gunky, crusty, calcified, stained and hard-to-clean items.  Adjust the number of tablets accordingly for volume of water, size of item, and of course… the gunk and grime factor.  Plus these tablets use up much less space and packaging materials than conventional store bought cleansers.

Great uses for effervescent denture cleanser tablets:

  • Toilet – toss from 3-6 in the bowl for quick clean before company arrives. Let sit 20-30 minutes, swish and flush — and the clean minty scent is a plus.
  • Bathtub –  add as many as 10 tabs or more, depending on dirt level,  to hot water and let soak.
  • Porcelain sinks –  soak 30 mins to remove tough stains. Leaves sparkling.
  • Coffeemakers – fill reservoir with water, add a few tabs, soak and rinse thoroughly (don’t run thru a heated cycle)
  • Enamel / Glass / Stainless cookware – soak to remove burnt-on spots and crusty stuff
  • Antique vases, bowls (without metal trim) – clean inside of small necked vases, cruets without scrubbing
  • Liquid fabric dispensers – remove from washing machine and soak in bucket about 60 minutes – or overnight w/extra tabs if there’s lots of gunky build up
  • Little stuff – ideal for mani-pedi tools, toothbrush holders, hanging shower racks, soap holders,  hair clips, hair brushes & combs, pen/pencil holders, plastic flatware/cosmetic trays, draw pulls, cabinet handles, ceramics, removable small fan covers, switch plates  etc.

At just pennies per tablet, the generic store brands work just as well as the more costly name brands.  A generic box of 90 costs about 3-4 cents per tablet — a bargain for the amount of scrubbing time it saves.

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  1. My interest is peaked with cleaning the liquid fabric dispensers

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  4. We have hard water, so I have a few porcelain sinks I would love to attack.

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  6. I would use them for the bathtub that has the textured bottom. I scrub and scrub and it never seems white. Thanks for the tip. I “like” you on facebook and get your daily emails already.

  7. I would love to try cleaning the toilet with denture cleaner! I have tried it once before but I only used 1 tablet, not 3-6 like your directions state, so that’s probably why it didn’t work very well :)

  8. Deborah Rosen says:

    I’d like to give it a try cleaning coffee and tea stains out of cups and mugs.

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  10. the toilet!!! I love this idea.

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  12. I would like to try it on the toilet and coffeemaker.

  13. Michelle O. says:

    I’d love to try this in the toilet bowl – thanks for the chance to win!

  14. I would like to try and use them to clean the shower head. I know that wasn’t one of the uses listed, but maybe if you soaked it in a cup of water with a couple of these it would clean it really well. I always worry about using harsh chemicals on my shower head and then showering.

  15. Sasha Derrick says:

    I would like to use it to clean my coffee maker. Neat idea.

  16. I would use them in the toilet

  17. I would like to try it on the toilet.

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  19. The toilet!

  20. Interesting! I never thought of this, but now I want to try it! Especially for toilet cleaning. I also follow you on twitter and get your emails.

  21. Melissa A says:

    I’d try using it to clean our toilets…with an 8 year old boy, I need all the help I can get.

  22. the toilets and cookware-sounds great

  23. I really want to try this on shower heads and tub thanks for info.

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  25. My bathtub could really use this. Hope I win!

  26. I am your fan on FB.

  27. I will try this on the toilet.

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  29. Toilets. We have well water with lots of iron that is a constant cleaning challenge.

  30. Jennifer Clay says:

    I would tackle my bathtub with these!
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  34. I’d like to try it on the shower head.

  35. I “like” you on FB

  36. Thanks for the tips and coupons!
    You are awesome!

  37. Jack Fritz says:

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  40. Jack Fritz says:

    would really like something better than scrubbing bubbles for my toilette’s!

  41. It would seem to make my life much easier by helping clean the tub, toilet and sink. Having a 3 month old has made it very hard for me to do the nitty gritty cleaning. (I “like” u, I follow you and I subscribe :)

  42. I will try all of the things you listed especically the coffee pot and toilet.

  43. I have always wanted to try these for my toilets

  44. In the toilet

  45. Already tried it in the toliet. love following you.

  46. I’d like to try cleaning the bathroom places

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  48. I’d like to try the toilet cleaning one. That’s always a good spot to keep clean.

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  52. Marsha M. says:

    I would use them for coffeemakers. This would make it so much easier than lemon/orange juice water go through.

  53. I can’t wait to try them on the toilet! We have 1 bathroom for all 5 of us!

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  55. Maureen Wire says:

    yes a fan on facebook!!!I have used on plastic pitcher when forget to wash it out!! have used in coffee pot too!!! and finding new uses is great!!!!

  56. Lily Kwan says:

    I would like to try cleaning the toilet with effervescent denture cleanser tablets.

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  59. Lily Kwan says:

    I subscribed by email.