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While it might seem overwhelming at first, a cleaning schedule can actually make keeping your house clean a whole lot easier! In just 3 easy steps, this super helpful post shows you exactly how to create a personalized cleaning schedule that will work for your own home. There are even free printables for four different types of cleaning plan!

Homemade laundry detergent. Powder, HE. Made this! It's awesome!!! Smells good and works good too!!!

kitchen gunk remover 1 part vegetable oil 2 parts baking soda Mix together with a spoon and go crazy! I like to use my fingers when I use baking soda (ie. Miracle Cleaner) because I feel like I can really work the fine grains of baking soda into the surface best that way.

DIY Toilet Cleaning Bombs - Deodorize & Kill Bacteria! Just Drop One in the Bowl;-)))

"I started doing this and will never stop! My tub shower are always spotless-so simple. Simple shower and tub cleaner: fill wand half and half. Wet surface and scrub."

EYE VAC: Just sweep and it sucks up the debris, no messing with a dust pan anymore. I'd love to have this!!

Homemade carpet powder , also a reader wrote:According to a friend, if you add a cup of borax to this mixture it will kill any bugs that may be in your carpet! (fleas, etc!)Another said:I use nutmeg or clove ground with baking soda, and everyone can't find why my house smells so inviting and homey.

Wash your towels in hot water with a cup of vinegar, and then run again in hot water with a half-cup of baking soda. That will strip your towels from all of that residue and mildew smell and will actually leave them feeling fluffy and smelling fresh. (Do not add laundry detergent to either wash. Just once with vinegar and once with baking soda.) good to know for the future.

Why is my dryer taking so long to dry my clothes? Want to prevent fires too? ..........Tips on how to clean out Lint from Dryer Duct and Vent!! (detailed instructions, very informative)

Keep one in the shower filled with a mixture of half vinegar and half Dawn dishsoap. Use it to wipe down the shower while you are in there and your shower will always be clean. Must try this!

Cheap Garbage Disposal Cleaner/Deodorizer Slice lemons, put in ice cube trays and cover with vinegar. Freeze. Store in a ziplock bag. Pop one of these little cubes in the garbage disposal and grind away!

Reusable Swiffer dusters! Made from micro fleece, works even better than the disposables and they can be washed and reused over and over.

Freshen Drains with Baking Soda and Vinegar Mix 1/2 cup baking soda with 1/4 cup table salt and pour down drain Follow by pouring 1 cup of heated vinegar down the drain (it will foam and bubble) Let it sit for 15 minutes After 15 minutes run hot tap water for 30-60 seconds. Baking soda and vinegar are the foundation of DIY cleaning! It’s really that simple. For just pennies you can keep your drains and home fume free by using baking soda and vinegar instead of harsh chemicals or callin...

Another pinner said: I just tried this - I will NEVER buy Comet, Soft Scrub, etc again. Used in the tub - sprayed on, left for about 1/2 hr - wiped down like nothing there. it is sparkling!