Are you tired of overpaying for cleaning products at the store? Many people think the best cleaners should be expensive and made by big brand name companies. The truth is, you can easily believe that and overpay! It’s important that you know about these top 5 at home recipes for cleaners that will save you time and money.
- Scented All-Purpose Cleaner
This is a simple recipe that will clean nearly every surface of your home. Use it on countertops, sinks, tile and plastics. This cleaner works deep to remove grime that is built up from everyday use.
- One part water
- One part white vinegar
- Ad your choice of scent: Rosemary, Lemon, Lavender
- Glass Cleaner
The next time you need to clean your windows, throw these ingredients together. Glass windows, and mirrors need specific types of wash, but nothing expensive! Use this recipe to make this simple, eco-friendly glass cleaner that is streak free!
- 2 cups water
- ½ cup white vinegar
- ¼ cup rubbing alcohol (at least 70% concentration)
- Your Choice: add orange or lemon essential oil
- Heavy Duty Scrub
There are some tough to clean areas in your home like bathtub metal stains, or sinks made of enamel. You might think the only way to clean these is to buy a new cleaner. It’s just not true! Use this recipe, by dipping the lemon into the borax, using the lemon to scrub.
- ½ lemon
- ½ cup of borax powder
- Grease Cleaner
The greasiest spots in our house can sometimes feel like the hardest to clean. The cleaners on the market can also be full of toxins you’re not aware of. The simple solution to cleaning built up grease and grime is ammonia.
- ½ cup sudsy ammonia
- Marble Cleanser
So many companies over price their marble cleaners! You would be surprised what can work to clean marble you probably already have at home. No fancy labels, or deep cleaning solutions. Good old fashioned dish soap and water does the trick!
- 2 drops of mild dish soap
- 2 cups of warm water
These 5 simple do-it-yourself home made cleansers can save you lots of money. But they can also save you time, making cleaners at home will save you time from going to the store and buying overpriced products. You can also simply avoid using dangerous chemicals by making your own and feeling good knowing your family is safe