Homemade Carpet Cleaning Solution for Machines 2 Tablespoons Liquid Tide Laundry Detergent 1/4 cup Awesome cleaner (dollar store brand) 1 scoop Oxyclean (I used generic dollar store brand) 1 teaspoon Downy Fabric Softener (optional) Hot Water, one gallon
Homemade Natural Carpet Deodorizer and Stain Remover
Baking Soda Carpet Cleaner
Homemade Carpet Cleaner
Carpet Cleaning Recipe
I will ALWAYS swear by baking soda and borax. So when you mix 'em together your obviously going to have a magic potion here. Love the idea of the essential oils to deter carpet pests. Great for vomit clean up and stain remover.
DIY Tip Removes Cat and Dog Urine from Carpet. Mix 1 part water and 3 parts vinegar. Spray on carpet stain. Let it soak for 30 minutes. Mix 1 cup of hydrogen peroxide, 2 teaspoons of baking soda with a squirt of dish-washing liquid. Shake well. Spray and let soak. Caution: Peroxide may change the carpet color, so this tip works best on white or off-white carpeting.
Mosquito Spray...I was at a deck party awhile back, and the bugs were having a ball biting everyone. A man at the party sprayed the lawn and deck floor with Listerine, and the little demons disappeared. The next year I filled a 4-ounce spray bottle and used it around my seat whenever I saw mosquitoes. And voila! That worked as well...worth a try...
Remove melted plastic from the side of the toaster oven. 32. Remove toilet bowl rings- apparently you can simply cut off a piece of the Magic Eraser and let it sit in the toilet overnight to clean. Sounds easy enough to me! 26. Remove adhesive residue after removing stickers. 25. Remove tarnish from silver. 24. Remove dried paint from door hinges.
Fill your bathroom with an everlasting, fresh aroma! Simply place a few drops of essential oil onto the cardboard tube of your toilet paper roll and your bathroom will smell amazing until the roll is complete and you begin again! - I like this idea for keeping the possibly smelliest room in home smelling good.