Homemade Natural Carpet Deodorizer and Stain Remover
Been using this for sometime now...love Borax and Baking Soda! This stuff is incredible - one cheap natural product that freshens/deodorizes carpets, but deters pests, removes stains, deodorizes garbages and cleans up urine and vomit killing the bacteria too!
Easy oven cleaning- heat oven to 150 F . When it's hot, place a cup of ammonia in an oven safe dish on the top rack and a pot of boiling water on the bottom rack. Leave overnight and clean out oven in the AM.
Easy Homemade Oven Cleaner - One Good Thing by Jillee
Another recipe for liquid and powder dishwasher mixes 1 cup vinegar, 2TBSP lemon concentrate, 1 cup borax, 1 cup baking soda. that is all. that's for the liquid version. if you want it dry, skip the vinegar and lemon.
"I tell all my patients this at physical therapy! Homemade Ice packs: 1 part rubbing alcohol to 3 parts water, gets really cold, but never hardens so you can manipulate it. every athlete (or mom) should pin this!"----- been looking for this pin!!
Make Your Own Shapeable Ice Pack - One Good Thing by Jillee
My Cleaning Secret Weapon! This long-forgotten gem of a cleaning agent may be used with a little water or vinegar to lift even the most stubborn stains. Unattractive grout driving you batty? Mold and mildew stains got you reaching for the Prozac? Burner pans and casserole dishes giving you fits? Cream of Tartar is your new best friend.
Add 1 teaspoon of cider vinegar to every quart of water in your pets water dish. Fleas will not go near your pet. Fill a spray bottle with half white vinegar half cold water then go around your house mist your furniture, rugs, drapes and anywhere fleas like to hide and lay eggs. Try this every time you're ready to vacuum and you'll be surprised how this little trick will get rid of not only fleas but ants, spiders and just about any critter that's lurking around your home.