Homemade cleaning products can be made by yourself. Their formula will be light, natural and environmentally friendly, plus effective! They will work great for children and allergy sufferers. They do not emit odors harmful to the respiratory tract and do not contain chemicals. Are you curious how to make them?
Clean house without chemicals – it is possible
Year after year, consumer awareness of the impact of chemicals on the environment is growing. Concerned about the good of our planet, it is worth choosing products of natural origin. This also applies to cleaning products. Here are some recipes for all-natural products that will clean your home!
Dishwashing liquid, stove and oven cleaner, and refrigerator odor absorber are all good for the kitchen. You can make these yourself. Make sure you have glass containers to store the solutions in beforehand. These can also be large jars. Here we go!
1. To prepare the dishwashing liquid you will need:
- 1.5 cups of water,
- juice squeezed from three lemons,
- 1 cup of fine salt,
- 1 cup of white vinegar.
Mix the vinegar, lemon juice, salt and water together. Boil this mixture in a pot for about 10 minutes. Remember to stir constantly until the liquid thickens. Pour the warm liquid into a glass container. Thus prepared mixture is ready for use. With its help, you can wash both bottles and baby’s dishes and pans.
2. To make an oven cleaner, you will need 3 ingredients:
- 2 teaspoons of salt,
- 1 cup of baking soda,
- a small amount of hot water.
Mix all the ingredients together until a paste is formed. Apply this mixture on the elements that you want to clean and wait for 5 minutes. Then wipe off with a damp sponge. Keep it away from heating elements and cables.
3. This remedy will make unpleasant refrigerator odors a memory. Here’s the recipe:
- 2-4 teaspoons of baking soda,
- any essential oil (preferably mildly scented).
Put 2-4 teaspoons of baking soda in a small bowl, add a few drops of essential oil and put the whole thing in the fridge. This remedy will not only absorb odors from the refrigerator, but will make it smell beautiful.
4. Clean windows without streaks? You can easily make a natural remedy to clean your windows. You will need:
- 2 liters of warm water,
- 2 teaspoons of vinegar,
- a sprayer.
Pour the water and vinegar into the washer, cap and shake the container. The liquid is ready to use. To avoid streaks, wipe windows with newspaper.
5. All-purpose cleaner for bathtub, sink and tile. How to make it All you need to prepare:
- 2-3 tablespoons of vinegar,
- half a glass of baking soda.
Mix both ingredients thoroughly, for example in a glass jar. Immediately after preparation, you can use the liquid to clean. Just put the agent on a soft cloth and rub the places with dirt. Adding more vinegar will make a toilet cleaner, which you should leave for half an hour for better results and rinse with a toilet brush.
All the cleaners are all-natural and will not take more than 10 minutes to prepare. It is worth remembering to keep them in glass containers away from children.
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