Nowadays buying multiple cleaning products can easily leave your cleaning cabinets overflowing with spray bottles. Not to mention the many harmful ingredients used in store bought products. Wouldn’t it be much more convenient if you could get the same or even better cleaning results by using many of the items you probably already have in your home or apartment?
EASY TO MAKE HOUSE CLEANING PRODUCTS:
For glass, mirrors and windows combine 2 cups of water, ½ cup apple cider vinegar, and ¼ cup of 70% concentrate rubbing alcohol.
All Purpose Cleaner
Why would you want to have to carry around a variety of hose cleaning bottles just to do a simple clean up and wipe down of your home. This house cleaning do it yourself product can be used on counters, sinks, appliances and the inside of the refrigerator. This cleaner only requires 4 Tablespoons of baking soda and a quart of warm water.
For those really tough house cleaning task that will take a lot of extra effort to try to scrub clean combine half of a lemon with ½ cup of borax laundry booster.
For Brass Items
Cleaning tarnished brass is incredibly simple and can be done using just two ingredients. Using a damp sponge or cloth that you sprinkle with salt can be used to rub away tarnish stains. Rinse the item of with warm water and dry with a clean towel when finished.
Every parent will love this one ingredient house cleaner to rid their wood floors of unwanted marker stains. Use toothpaste to easily clear away the marks.
All purpose cleaning wipes are an incredibly convenient house-cleaning product to have around but are costly and contain harsh chemicals. Make your own using papers towels. Mix together a half-cup of lemon juice and of water, 1 cup white vinegar, 1 tablespoon of rubbing alcohol and a teaspoon of dish soap. Mix this together well and add in 1 teaspoon of baking soda let it sit for a few minutes to clear away the bubbles. Cut your paper towel roll in half and place one half inside a clean sealable container. Pour the mixture over it and allow the contents to absorb into the roll. Place the lid on the container and cut a small hole in the top for the paper towels to be fed through.
Toilet Bowl Cleaner
You can easily have your toilet sparkling with some ingredient you already have in your home. Simply pour a half cup of baking soda into the toilet bowl and then add in some distilled vinegar let it sit there for seven to ten minutes. Use a toilet bowl brush to clean the inside of the toilet bowl and then just flush.
You no longer have to buy a house-cleaning product for each individual room, appliance or task. These easy do it yourself cleaning products will not only do a much better job at getting your home clean but are much safer for you to use.
When in Doubt Hire It Out
Not everyone has the time to be the DIY guru, and if that the case you can always find a professional house cleaning service !