Add orange peels (or any citrus peel) to a quart of white vinegar in a closed container and let it set for two weeks. Combine citrus/vinegar solution half/half with water and use for cleaning. Works on floors, tile, fixtures, etc. Smells good and is tough on scum. No chemicals.
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!
Several DIY Household cleaner recipes, including Blessing in a Bottle - also known as "kitchen Magic" This stuff will get through anything, make your sink and shower shine like new, and save you when just about nothing else works.
WHAT YOU NEED: Container with an airtight lid; 4 sponges cut in half; 1 c of your favorite fabric softener; 2 c water WHAT TO DO: Mix the water and fabric softener into a plastic container. Add the cut sponges. When ready to use, squeeze the excess liquid from 1 sponge and place into the dryer. Once complete place the sponge back into the container of liquid.
Daily Shower Cleaner 1 cup of White Vinegar 2 cups of Water 2 teaspoons of Dawn dish soap Mix together and spray down shower (Watch how clean it stays it is AMAZING) Hard to find the cost exactly but I come up with $.11 and the bottle lasted me about 7 weeks