In my Kitchen : DIY Cleaning Supplies

In Louisiana we are having an up swing of cases of Covi 19. So I thought it was time to get cleaning. These DIY cleaning supplies uses basic supplies from the grocery store .

All purpose cleaner

  • One part  white vinegar
  • One part water
  • Lemon rind
  • Rosemary sprigs

Combine the above ingredients together, pour into a spray bottle, shake, and then let infuse for a week before using. Once done, you can use the natural solution to remove hard water stains, clean trash cans, wipe away wall smudges, and much more. Besides a fresh scent, the lemon rind may help boost cleaning power. Caution: Do not use acidic cleaners on granite, as they will etch the stone.

Kitchen Cleaner and Deodorizer

  • 4 tablespoons baking soda
  • 1 quart warm water

To clean kitchen counters, appliances, and the inside of your refrigerator, all you need is baking soda. “It makes a great deodorizer and can be used to shine stainless steel sinks and appliances

 Natural Heavy-Duty Scrub

1/2 lemon

1/2 cup  borax powder ( mine at grocery store)

Rust stains on porcelain or enamel sinks and tubs are no match for this cleaner. Dip the lemon into the borax and scrub the surface, then rinse. (This is not safe for marble or granite.

Disaficnate spray :

  • 1 1/4 cups water
  • 1/4 cup white vinegar
  • 1/4 cup (60% + alcohol content) vodka or Everclear (excellent germ-killing properties – you can substitute rubbing alcohol, but it will have a more medicinal scent)
  • 15 drops – peppermint + lemon OR lavender + lemon are great in this recipe

Put in a spray bottle and spray away.

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