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5 easy, AWESOME homemade cleaning products. This saves me SO much money! These are also non-toxic and won't let off bad smells. This post gives recipes for all-purpose cleaner, glass cleaner, stain remover, soap scum cleaner (for tub and tiles), and a disinfectant. Awesome find!
The most effective way to sanitize your sponge. It is a virtual tie between microwaving a damp sponge for one minute and cleaning it in the dishwasher with the drying cycle on. In both cases, 99.9 percent more bacteria were eliminated than with other methods tested. Use the microwave or dishwasher technique every other day.
Homemade Laundry Detergent Somebody did the math and figured that this recipe works out to 20 cents for 75 loads, WHOA!
• GREEN CLEANING • The ingredients you need are: 1) baking soda: cleans, deodorizes & scours 2) distilled vinegar: kiss 99% of bacteria & 80% of viruses, cuts grease 3) citrus: acidity is antibacterial & anti-fungal, bleaches, removes stains 4) soap (plant based): cleans & cuts grease. RECIPES: all purpose, all purpose (varation), toilet, bath tub/shower, glass & wood polish.