I know, I reach for club soda too whenever I have an upset tummy, but did you know that the fizzy beverage works as an all-purpose solution for just about any health or lifestyle issue? It’s true; club soda is a virtual superstar when it comes to cleaning up stubborn messes, aiding home improvement projects, and even for keeping houseplants happy and well hydrated.
So let’s cheers to the bubbly beverage that does so much more than merely wet your whistle…
1. Stop Pets from Messing
While I agree, “club soda is the sh*t,” it can certainly brag about putting the stop to foul messes and the not-so-house-trained cat or dog that keeps making them. As pet owners, we all know that the hardest part of deterring an animal from another “accident” is to break the cycle.
This typically means banishing any odor or trace of urine or stool in your carpet or on your hardwood floors. Thankfully, saturating the danger zone with club soda and letting it sit for a full 5- or 10-minutes before blotting with a rag or paper towel can totally neutralize the stank and deter repeat offenses by Fluffy or Fido.