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Mix a paste of baking soda and lemon juice. The consistency of the paste should be about that of pancake mix. Spread the paste all along the bottom of the toilet (where it meets the floor), the toilet seat, and any other area that gets a lot of overspray. Let it set for about 10-15 minutes. Then spray the dried paste with white vinegar. Let it fizzle. When done fizzing wipe up with a damp cloth. Don't forget about the walls and cupboards on either side of the toilet.

Defunkify a Boy Bathroom! 1.) Make a paste with baking soda and freshly squeezed lemon juice (a natural disinfectant.) I used one lemon, it was plenty. 2.) Apply the paste liberally to all the places around the toilet that get a lot of over-spray, especially the base of the toilet. 3.) Let it sit for 15 minutes. 4.) Then spray it with white vinegar and wipe it down with a damp rag.

If you want your house to smell heavenly, boil some orange peels with a 1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon on Medium heat. ~ I do this come Fall and everyone loves it - an old Southern trick

To get rid of the nasty black gunk in your drain: 1. Boil a pot of water. 2. Meanwhile pour baking soda down the drain. 3. Once the water has reached a rolling boil pour it down the drain. 4. Let the water and baking soda work at decomposing and sterilizing the grime for 10 minutes. 5. After 10 minutes, pour 1 cup of bleach down the drain to completely kill any remaining mildew or bacteria. this process every few months. It will also keep the nasty mildew smell at bay. crafty-crafts

ONLY use this and it leaves floor spotless. (Heavy duty floor cleaner recipe: cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap cup baking soda 2 gallons tap water, very warm.) It leaves everything smelling amazing.

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DIY Poop Fragrance Spray to save money & Get RID of that stink!

Make your own Poop Spray for crazy cheap! Blocks all the stinky smells in the toilet and leaves the bathroom smelling divine!

Good to know! Mix baking soda with 1 tbsp of fabric softener and spread on mattress every one or two months. Leave on an hour and vacuum off. Kills dust mites and freshens the mattress. - Click image to find more DIY & Crafts Pinterest pins

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How To Clean a Washing Machine Naturally

Top Loading Washer Cleaner: Run washer on hot with largest load setting, Add 4 cups white vinegar, 1/2 cup baking soda, Allow machine to agitate a minute to incorporate, Stop washer & let sit 30-60min, Dip cloth in vinegar water & wipe down washer top, Finish washing cycle, Run it once more.

Buy mesh bags from dollar store and fill with downy unstoppables then place in linen closet for fresh smelling towels and sheets all the time!

Holy crap this works great!!! I added more baking soda to make it a thicker paste but the burned on stuff was actually coming off just from rubbing the paste on!! -Christin

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The Thrifty Lazy Way to Clean your Glass Stovetop

How to clean that pesky burnt on food from your glass stovetop. The lazy woman's way!

Arm pit stains...I have actually tried this and it works great! I use about 2T of baking soda, 1t of Dawn, and about 2t hydrogen peroxide (for those who need exact measurements!). Make a paste then rub onto the stain. I let it dry overnight the first time, the second time just threw it in the washer, both came out clean. Used on shirts other than white to

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Unclog Your Drain Secret

Haven't tried it yet, but original pinner said: It works!!!! Our school custodian taught me to use ordinary bleach to unclog drains. Just pour it down, close it up, then rinse with warm water in a half hour or so.

Removing salt stains from your suede boots naturally - it really works! Mix 1/4 cup white vinegar and 1 cup water in a spray bottle. Spray on boots, and wipe with an old cloth (as some colour leakage might occur) and then hang to dry! Voila!

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How To Clean and *SHINE* Your Microwave Without Cleaner!

Pour one cup vinegar (into a 2-cup measuring cup or bowl) then add one cup of hot water to that. Place measuring cup (or bowl) in the microwave, set your timer for approximately 10 minutes and turn it on. After 10 minutes…CAREFULLY remove the cup with the HOT liquid (use an oven mitt!) and wipe out the inside with a wet rag.

Naturally Repair Wood With Vinegar and Canola Oil. So, for a super cheap, use 3/4 cup of oil, add 1/4 cup vinegar. white or apple cider vinegar, mix it in a jar, then rub it into the wood. You don’t need to wipe it off; the wood just soaks it in.

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Garbage Disposal Tablets

DIY Garbage Disposal Tablets - Made with lemons, limes and vinegar. How easy! Add 1/2 cup of baking soda to disposal before dropping one in to keep your sink and kitchen smelling fresh! {BitznGiggles.com}

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100 Ways to Clean Naturally in Your Home

Great list of 100 ways to clean naturally in your home. Who needs pricey cleaners and harsh chemicals? Use vinegar, baking soda, lemon, and cream of tartar on all of your surfaces.