Spring cleaning urge strike yet? It may look pretty once you’ve dusted and de-grimed, but is it really worth spreading toxic chemicals throughout your home? Never fret, pet. Your nest can go green and still really gleam with these eco- and human-friendly DIY cleaning products.
Your New BFFs:
Combine 1 teaspoon baking soda, 1/2 teaspoon dish soap and 2 tablespoons white vinegar in a spray bottle. Stir or shake. Let it sit for a minute, then fill with warm water and shake it up. Once it’s stopped fizzing, you’re good to go.
Combine 2 tablespoons white vinegar with a gallon of water in a spray bottle. Squirt on windows, then scrub with newspaper. Paper towels cause streaking.
Shower tile and bathtub
Combine two-to-one parts water and three percent hydrogen peroxide in a spray bottle. Saturate mold and mildew spots thoroughly, then let sit for an hour. Scrub with towel or old toothbrush.
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