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Homemade Cleaners: Green Cleaning Recipes

 

All Purpose Cleaner:

1/2 cup Warm Water

1/2 cup Vinegar

2 Tbsp. Lemon Juice

15 drops Tea Tree Oil

The Tea Tree oil makes this cleaner a germicide, fungicide and anti-bacterial. It's great for wiping down counters, and is especially useful during the cold and flu season.

 

Grease Cutter:

2 Cups warm water

1/4 Cup Castile Soap

10 Drops essential oil, we use Lemon

Mix together in a spray bottle and spray on surface, let sit for a few seconds then wipe off with a damp sponge.

 

Microwave Cleaner:

A bowl of warm water, with lemon slices. Put the bowl in the microwave and cook it for 1 minute. After it's done 'cooking' Let it sit in the microwave for 3 more minutes, then wipe it out with a damp sponge, the steam makes it so easy to clean!!

 

Homemade Room Spray:

3/4 cup Filtered Water

2/3 cup either rubbing alcohol

15 drops scented oil ( use lavender or Vanilla)

12 drops complimenting scented oil (grapefruit or Orange extract)

Shake it all together in a spray bottle

 

Toilet Bowl Cleaner:

1 Cup Borax

1/4 Cup Vinegar

Mix together in a cup then pour into toilet. Let sit for 15 min, then scrub it works great

 

 

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