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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.

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Chemical Free Air Freshener

Fresh Home Trick. The blogger has listed 10 different scent ideas for us to try. Some for the holidays, some Summery, just a great list!

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How To Deep Green Clean Your Carpets

How To Deep Green Clean Your Carpets Mix 1/4 cup salt, 1/4 cup borax and 1/4 cup vinegar, then apply this paste to deep stains or heavily soiled sections of carpet. Allow the paste to sit on the carpet for several hours until it dries completely, then vacuum it away. Then steam clean it.

Pinner said: "no baking soda homemade deodorant: includes coconut oil, shea butter, clay (I used bentonite, but you can use any type of cosmetic clay), beeswax, and a couple of essential oils"