Homemade Carpet Powder. I think I'm going to try this! Some comments mentioned 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
Wedding-day white teeth! My dentist actually told me about this. Use a little toothpaste, mix in one teaspoon baking soda plus one teaspoon of hydrogen peroxide, half a teaspoon water. Thoroughly mix then brush your teeth for two minutes. Remember to do it once a week until you have reached the results you want. Once your teeth are good and white, limit yourself to using the whitening treatment once every month or two.
Homemade drawer and car fresheners. Made these for my upcoming move to put it boxes that are going into storage to keeps linens and clothing smelling fresh. Dollar store wedding favour bags and Downey unstoppable scent beads.
Soak orange peels in vinegar for two weeks in a sealed mason jar then pour the vinegar into a spray bottle. Use as a non-toxic and yummy smelling green cleaner. I love using vinegar to clean with but have always wondered how to make it smell better - cant wait to do this!
Baking Soda is AWESOME: mix a few tablespoons of baking soda with water in the bowl of a crockpot or slow cooker. Set the crockpot on low heat in whichever room is most in need of a little freshening and set it to LOW with the lid off. She says the warm baking soda seems to literally pull the odors from the air (Optional, add essential oils)
Pour and spread on a thick coat of baking soda.Next, pour about 1 tablespoon of peroxide in each ring. You want enough to wet the baking soda but not drench it.Let sit for 15 minutes. After 15 minutes, begin scrubbing away the grime.For tough areas, use a knife to loosen the grime.Spray with your All-Purpose cleaner and wipe clean and dry.