Eco Friendly Household Cleaner Recipes

windshield wiper fluid-vinegar, water and a splash of rubbing alcohol. 

Metal Cleaner
Brass-ketchup for polishing.
Silver-baking soda, water, salt and aluminum foil makes a cleansing bath for silver products.
Copper-rub item lightly with fine table salt dampened with vinegar and lemon juice.
Chrome-rubbing alcohol & hot water OR ammonia & hot water OR white flour on a damp towel.  

Carpet stain remover-club soda & salt  OR 1:3 part mixture of vinegar and water. Pour either mixture onto the stains-let sit for 5 minutes and dab dry.

Wooden furniture- 1 gallon water, 2 cap fulls of baby oil and 1/2 cup of vinegar.

Air Fresheners-  Simmer: cinnamon sticks, orange peel, cloves and water for a wonderful natural scent throughout your house.  To absorb odors-use baking soda in small bowl or dish and place in your refridgerator, bathroom, garbage can, anywhere there is a tendency to capture odors. 

Garbage disposal freshener-Grind ice and lemon juice together.  This will also work by using orange juice in place of the lemon juice.


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