How to remove hard water lime deposit

The hard, crusty buildup in the porcelain sink and around the tap is an ugly sight. These spots and white coat next to them are indicators of calcium and other minerals contributing to the formation of hard water stains. Although porcelain is a sturdy, long-lasting material, it can absorb stains …

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Which are the best mild detergents for vinyl flooring?

Cleaning products are mysterious, full of unidentifiable surfactants and detergents. They can make the homeowner wonder which is safe to clean their home. Vinyl flooring owe much of their success to their easy to clean and maintain properties, thanks to a polyurethane coating. However, aggressive and abrasive detergents eventually destroy …

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All-natural vase cleaner

If you have vases with hard-to-reach spots, this natural cleaning solution will bust through buildup, leaving glass containers so fresh. I have a collection of glass vases that I love, but several have ridges and indentations that are hard to reach. The results? Discolorations around bases and decorative edges, which …

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DIY liquid dish soap

Save money and DIY liquid dish soap with all-natural ingredients that leave your plates and glasses sparkling. Make washing dishes easy with DIY liquid dishwasher detergent that you can personalize with your favorite scent. This eco-friendly cleaner comes together with only a few ingredients and basically costs nothing, making it …

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Essential oil laundry detergent

Make a natural laundry detergent personalized with your favorite essential oil that leaves your clothes smelling so fabulous. Take basic DIY laundry detergent to a whole new level by adding your favorite essential oils. Along with cleaning your clothes, the extra boost of scent leaves your laundry especially fresh — …

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Pop-up cleaning wipes

Transform old t-shirts into pop-up cleaning wipes that can be used on their own for dusting or moistened with your favorite cleaner for wiping up messes. The next time you clear out your shirt drawer, you should put those old shirts to good use and DIY your own pop-up cleaning …

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DIY mirror cleaner

Right. Like I want cornstarch on my mirrors. DIY glass cleaner for mirrors or windows: 50/50 Isopropyl alcohol/water. Mix together ingredients you all ready have in your pantry for a mirror cleaner that only needs one swipe, which leaves reflective glass sparkling. Instead of spending money on name-brand window cleaners …

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Homemade dishwasher rinse aid

Keep your dishes sparkling with this eco-friendly rinse aid that also leaves your dishwasher smelling fresh, too. If your dishwasher is constantly begging for more rinse aid, instead of filling it up with expensive name-brand options, go green and use vinegar instead. Vinegar is naturally antibacterial, giving your dishes a …

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Easy DIY Febreze

Refresh all the fabrics in your home with this easy-to-make DIY version of Febreze. You’re going to love it! This might be one of the best cleaning DIYs ever. You only need three ingredients to make this knockoff fabric refresher that leaves your space smelling like it was freshly laundered. …

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DIY lemon dishwasher detergent cubes

Your dishes will love these lemon dishwasher tabs that leave everything sparkling. Keep your dishes and your dishwasher fresh and clean with these DIY lemon dishwasher detergent cubes. Made with eco-friendly ingredients that leave your dishes sparkling and your machine smelling like lemons, the tabs cost hardly anything to make. …

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DIY upholstery cleaner

Keep your car seats looking brand-new with this eco-friendly car cleaner that’s safe to use around kids and pets. Mix together this quick and easy upholstery cleaner that you can stash in your car to use when needed. Made with your favorite dish soap and clean-boosting Borax, your seats will …

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How to make a homemade air freshener

In order to make a homemade air freshener, you must put some water in a bowl with two tablespoons of baking soda. The amount of water depends on the extent of your spray or container where you will put the solution. – Shake the mixture so that both elements are …

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Wash your floors using non-toxic solutions

One of the simplest ways you can make your life greener is to alter your cleaning routine. While cleaning with chemicals seems the best way to remove dirt and stains from the floor, there are many non-toxic solutions that are good for you and for environment. The best part is …

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All-natural and effective DIY screen cleaner

Tired of a streaky monitor? DIY your own spray cleaner that leaves screens so clean — and free of streaks! If you’re tired of squinting through dust and streaks on your computer or television monitor, make it wonderfully clear with this DIY spray cleaner. Made with all-natural ingredients, the eco …

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