We all have salt somewhere in our homes. However, people tend to take advantage of its cooking purposes without realizing how many other uses it has around the house. Salt stops bacteria from growing by soaking up moisture and creating an inhospitable environment for them. Just a pinch can solve many of your household problems. We’re talking salt here.
Used throughout human history, universal and cheap. Mined from salt rocks and extracted from seawater, salt is, well, the “salt of the earth!” Overeating it isn’t healthy. At the same time, it’s hard to live your life without a bit of salt in your diet. Get the balance right in your food and everyday life, and salt is worth its own weight.
Keep reading for just a few easy and affordable ways to use salt around your home.