1. Vinegar is a safe way to clean your stainless steel sink and faucets. Dampen a clean cloth with vinegar and wipe over the steel. Buff to a high shine with a clean dry cloth. 2. If your bread box needs a good cleaning, a half vinegar, half water solution will take care of it without leaving any lingering odors. 3. Easily clean your blender or food processor with a water-vinegar-liquid soap mixture. Turn the appliance on for a minute or so and let the cleaning begin. 4. Remove the lime coating on your tea kettle by filling it with water and addi ng 1/2 cup of vinegar. Let it stand overnight, then rinse with clean water and dry.