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This is a badge bit (BB) that is part of the PEP curriculum.  Completing this BB is part of getting the straw badge in Nest.

In this Badge Bit, you will clean a set of curtains.

To complete this BB, the minimum requirements are:
   - must use a nontoxic and natural cleaner
   - steam is ok in conjunction with suction

To show you've completed this Badge Bit, you must provide proof of the following with pictures (or a video < 2 mins long):
   - before, during, and after of cleaning a set of curtains
   - show and describe what you cleaned the curtains with
   - demonstrate it meets the above stated requirements
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I washed the curtain with Natural Washing Soda then line dried before reinstalling. Here are the steps I took.
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Washed my dirty curtains with white vinegar. Definitely needed it. They had tons of dust and dog hair (my dog is shedding very badly lol)
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Here were my curtains before. They were pretty dirty and needed a wash
Here were my curtains before. They were pretty dirty and needed a wash
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Using some white vinegar to clean them up
Using some white vinegar to clean them up
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Into the wash 1
Into the wash 1
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Into the wash 2
Into the wash 2
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Pouring in White Vinegar
Pouring in White Vinegar
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Curtains are in the wash
Curtains are in the wash
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Drying on line 1
Drying on line 1
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Drying on line 2
Drying on line 2
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All clean!!!
All clean!!!
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