Try this recipe NOW you probably already have the ingredients, and carpet stains! Perfect DIY Carpet Cleaning Method + Recipe
Mop hardwood floors with 1 gal. hot water. 1/2 cup vinegar, 2 Tablespoons baking soda, and a few drops of dish soap. Shiny floors, house smells grand. I also mopped my dingy linoleum tile floors in my kitchen this was better than any floor cleaner I have ever bought off the shelf!
deodorize your carpet: sprinkle baking soda w/ cinnamon on carpets. Leave on carpet for 1/2 hr., then vacuum. This smells amazing!