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Homemade Woolite - One cup water, 1/4 teaspoon Dawn, 1-2 drops essential oil - Hand wash your wool items and then rinse well. Or use delicate setting on washing machine.

COLORSAFE Stain Removal - Fels Naptha bar soap - that's it!

The Best Stain Remover and it only cost us $1 - Coupon Closet

Tip #26: Make Your Curling Iron Look New Again - A Real-Life Housewife - It worked!!!! PAJ

De-tarnish ALL your silver ALL at once... line your sink with aluminum foil, add 1/2 c table salt, 1/2 c. baking soda, fill with hot water, then dump in all your silver! Let sit for about 30 min. The tarnish all transfers to the foil! Thanks, Susan Branch!

31 Household Products You'll Never Have To Buy Again - Most of these I have tried and loved. Patty

31 Household Products You'll Never Have To Buy Again

2 part hydrogen peroxide to 1 part Dawn (original blue) will take the stains out of almost ANYTHING...even if they're old stains! // Mix in a spray bottle and use as a stain remover spray- ABSOLUTELY WORKS!!!! paj

Homemade Miracle Cleaner

Super Laundry Sauce - We LIKE IT!

Mom's Super Laundry Sauce

How to Make Washing Soda- I can never find this at, MAKE IT MYSELF. 1 1/3C baking SODA at 400 degrees for one hour makes 1 Cup of WASHING SODA!!!!!! (I'm sure it's much cheaper than buying Washing Soda as well)

Holly Homemaker: How to Make Washing Soda- Redux

Citrus Enzyme Cleaner Recipe - this one includes yeast and brown sugar. Is REALLY GOOD STUFF.

Stain Solutions

Stain Solutions | U of I Extension

Downy Unstoppables in wax burner to make home smell like fresh laundry! - Will try it with fabric softener first. UPDATE: Didn't smell up the entire house, but the area where my Scentsy was plugged in, smelled wonderful.

Downey Unstoppables in my Wax Burner :: Who Knew???

BEST Homemade 409 Multi Purpose Cleaner Recipe: 1 – Spray Bottle 2 Tablespoon – Distilled White Vinegar 1 Teaspoon – Borax 1/8 Cup – Dawn Dish Soap 1 Cup – Hot Water

Naturally Clean Oven - It worked, but I must be worse than she is. LOL - had to redo it.

* Maria's Self *: DIY Natural Window Screen Spray - Dissolves Dust!;-) - Homemade Version.

How to Clean a Fridge - Tutorial - WORKED AS PROMISED.

How to Make Homemade Fabric Softener- with natural ingredients & scents. You would be surprised at the toxic chemicals found in store-bought fabric softeners.

  • Patty Jones
    Patty Jones

    I have NOT tried this. Please let me know if you do.

Regular (inexpensive, except for the Castille soap) household items that can help you clean, heal. We are NEVER without any of these, again, except for the Castille soap, which I think stinks.

Pest control - recipe for boric acid cookies to kill ants and roaches

DIY Foaming Hand Soap - All Natural Recipe - Wellness Mama

DIY washing those 'yellowed" pillows and getting them WHITE again. - They are NOT PURE WHITE again, but they are much MUCH CLEANER. Plus, I made my own "DIY Bleach." Don't judge until they've come out of the dryer as wet pillows still look dingy.

Love the "Febreeze" one, just don't think I'd use it to spray in the air....where's the water gonna go?

Best homemade cleaning solutions - Some of these we use, some I hadn't heard of. All look wonderful. Patty

Homemade furniture polish

Homemade toilet cleaner

Peroxide, White Vinegar, Baking Soda, Olive Oil, and Lemon Juice. The only cleansers you need in your house. And my Asthma THANKS ME for using them. Recipes included.