Take a spray bottle, fill it about 1/8th full with rubbing alcohol, add a drop of Dawn dishwashing soap, a few drops of scented oil (optional, but makes it smell so good), fill the rest of the way with water, shake together, and you're good to go! It makes your granite (or any countertop) shine and feel so smooth at a fraction of the price~I have loved it and use it on my appliances as well.
Carpet cleaner. I used it and it works very well. You'd think with the peroxide that it would bleach the carpet out, but I was at that point with my carpet (it needs to be replaced but we don't have the $$$) where it didn't matter either way. It works! Then I went over it with my steam mop. My carpet definitely looks better!!!
Homemade liquid laundry soap! An empty (around 1 gallon) container, 1 cup liquid Dr. Bronner's Soap, 1 cup baking soda, 30 drops essential oil (optional). fill it up with warm water the rest of the way. Shake. use 1/4 cup per load.
Blessing 'in a Bottle 12 oz. of White Vinegar 12 oz. of Dawn Dish soap 1 tsp. of Laundry Detergent also known as "kitchen Magic" This stuff will get through anything, make your sink and shower shine like new, and save you when just about nothing else works. The laundry detergent is optional-I add it simply to cover some of the vinegar smell! by Elisa Ayala
The best homemade floor cleaner....Then I found this recipe which mixes equal parts water, vinegar, and isopropyl alcohol, with a few drops of dish soap. Ahh, Eureka! The alcohol helps create that streak-free shine because it evaporates so quickly, and the dish soap gives it some extra grime-fighting oomph! After testing out a small area, I was in love. I proceeded to clean the
Homemade magic eraser? I'll have to try this :) 2 tbs Borax, 12oz warm water, 12oz white vinegar, drops of scented essential oil to mask vinegar smell, 24 oz spray bottle. Mix water and borax in bottle then add all other ingredients.