Eco Friendly Household Cleaner Recipes
windshield wiper fluid-vinegar, water and a splash of rubbing alcohol.
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.