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DIY: Homemade Cleaners

5 DIY Homemade Cleaners - Recipes, instructions etc- Floor cleaner, Furniture cleaner, Abrasive cleaner & more

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Chez Sheik Moroccan Furniture Stencil

Chez Sheik stencil on furniture by Klems Kollectibles

Homemade Furniture Cleaner/Polish 1/2 cup olive oil 2 T. lemon juice or vinegar several drops essential oil(s) of choice (totally optional) Combine in a jar or bottle with a tight-fitting lid. Shake well before each use. Pour a little on a dry, soft, cotton rag and rub into wood. Buff gently with a clean, dry cloth to remove excess polish (too much left on the finish will attract dust).

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Natural hardwood floor cleaner recipe

natural hardwood floor cleaner recipe: 1/2 gallon water 1/2 gallon white vinager, 3/4 cup olive oil 1/4 cup lemon juice

OK, this works! My shower has never been this squeaky clean. 1 cup White vinegar heated up (microwave 1-2 min) with equal amount blue Dawn, gently shake and spray on and wait and then wipe away the soap scum. Thank you Pinterest! This is great!


Polishing Wood Furniture

DIY furniture polish

Lily & Thistle: A Quick Trick for damaged wood. I can't believe how well this worked. Mix together 1/4 cup of canola/olive oil and 3/4 cup vinegar. Dip a rag in it and simply wipe.

Get rid of scratches and marks on your wood furniture with this 2 ingredient wonder. Via Domestic Bliss Squared

DIY: Wood Furniture and Floor Polish 1/4C Olive OIl 1/4C Vinegar 10 drops EO (wild orange or lemon) Add to glass bottle and shake well before each use. Apply to microfiber cloth and wipe wood clean

Another pinner says: Hot Vinegar and Dawn Soap! Seriously, I saw this on Pinterest and decided to try it on my white shower tile...WOW! 1 cup of HOT Vinegar (microwave 1-2 min) and 1 cup of blue DAWN liquid soap. Shake into bottle and creates a gel that is OUT OF THIS WORLD!

Oven cleaner: 5 T baking soda, 4 T vinegar, 3 drops of Dawn and mix into a paste. Coat the oven, let sit for 15 min and scrub clean.

Make your own Lemon dusting wipes. If you're a dusting fan like me, then this is going to be fascinating to you. If you hate dusting, then your house is probably really gross.


Homemade Cleaning Products: Toilet Bowl Cleaner

Just did this- it works!!! DIY toilet cleaner! Prep: 2 min. Cost: 48¢ Yield: 1 cup (enough for 1 use) INGREDIENTS: ½ cup baking soda, 10 drops tea-tree essential oil½ cup, distilled white vinegar. INSTRUCTIONS: Pour baking soda directly into the toilet bowl, add oil, then vinegar—in that order. Let water effervesce for several minutes, then scrub bowl with brush. Flush.