Homemade Cleaning Recipes

Here are a few neat homemade cleaning recipes I’ve come across: Glass cleaner - Mix 1 quart warm water with 1/4 cup white vinegar (or use 2 tablespoons of lemon juice) Toilet cleaner - Mix 1/2 cup of borax with 1 gallon of hot water. Have mixture sit for 30 minutes before using. Tile cleaner - Dilute liquid soap and scrub with a nylon pad (or old toothbrush) Mildew remover - Mix 1/2 cup of borax with 1 gallon of hot water. Use with nylon scouring pad and rinse with hot water. Drain cleanser - Pour 1/4 cup of baking soda down the drain followed by 2 ounces of vinegar. Cover the drain and let sit for 15 minutes. Rinse with 2 quarts of boiling water. All purpose cleaner - Mix 1 quart warm water, 1 teaspoon liquid soap, 1 teaspoon borax and 1/4 cup undiluted white vinegar. You can use for cleaning countertops, floors, walls, carpets, and upholstery. Upholster cleaner - Mix 1/4 cup liquid soap with 3 tablespoons of water. Rub foam into upholstery with cotton cloth then wipe clean with a sponge.

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