Wish we had this on our camping trip this year!! HOMEMADE MOSQUITO/ANT/FLEA REPELLENT Ingredients: 1/2 litre of alcohol 100 gram of whole cloves 100 ml of baby oil or similar (almond, sesame, chamomile, lavender, fennel etc) Preparation: Leave cloves to marinate in alcohol four days Stir every morning and evening After 4 days add the oil It's now ready to use. Gently rub a few drops into the skin of the arms and legs. Observe the mosquitoes fleeing the room. Repels fleas on pets too.
Magic Window Cleaner: No towel drying, no streaks, no spots! Fill an empty spray bottle with: 1 tablespoon liquid "Jet Dry" 3 tablespoons blue Dawn dish soap Fill to the top with water, shake. Spray your wet windows with the solution, scrub all over with a sponge, immediately wash off, that's it!
Homemade Natural Mosquito Spray. Here’s what you’ll need: essential oils (citronella and lemongrass are must-haves) I also like lavender & peppermint, & you could use tea tree oil or geranium oil for tick protection), 14 oz. bottle of witch hazel (available in grocery stores & pharmacies), a spray bottle, a jar for mixing, and a funnel.
How to Clean the Inside of Car Windows Without Streaks
How to Clean the Inside of Car Windows Without Streaks | eHow - 2 cups distilled water, 1/2 cup white vinegar, 1/2 cup rubbing alcohol mixed in spray bottle. Spray on lint free rag (NOT directly on window) and wipe window from top to bottom. Buff immediately with another lint free rag.
How to ice-proof your windows. Fill a spray bottle with three parts vinegar to one part water and spray on your car windows at night. What to do if you wake up to an already frozen car? Just spray the mixture on your window and watch it melt.
Homemade Stain Remover (Shout) 2/3 cups Dawn Dishwashing Liquid (I had Palmolive on hand, so that’s what I used) 2/3 cups ammonia 6 Tblsp baking soda 2 cups warm water Mix everything together and pour into a spray bottle. I got this one at Wal-Mart for about a buck. Shake before use. “soak in” for a few minutes at least. Then launder as usual.
DIY Windshield De-icer: Clean, empty spray bottle + 2 cups rubbing alcohol + 1 cup water Fill the bottle with 2 parts rubbing alcohol, and 1 part water. Spray rubbing alcohol solution on the ice and it will melt instantly. I may need this tomorrow.
2 part hydrogen peroxide to 1 part Dawn (original blue) will take the stains out of almost ANYTHING...even if they're old stains! // Mix in a spray bottle and use as a stain remover spray- must try this!
ICE PROOF CAR WINDOWS ~ Just fill a spray bottle with three parts vinegar to one part water and spray on your car windows at night. In the morning, they should be clear of the icy mess. How does it work? Vinegar contains acetic acid, which lowers the melting point of water – preventing water from freezing. What to do if you wake up to an already frozen car? Just spray the mixture on your window to start the melting process. This should loosen up the ice to make scrapping easier.
Add orange peels (or any citrus peel) to a quart of white vinegar in a closed container & 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! Best of all there are no chemicals.