1/4 cup borax in 2 cups water – borax acts as a mold inhibitor. (You could wash down the bathroom walls, etc. with borax solution and just let it dry.) Heat also helps get rid of mold – it dries it to powder so it is more easily cleaned. Once cleaned, sprinkle area with borax […]
With the desire to keep our homes clean and safe for our families, along with wanting to protect the environment, more people are turning to essential oils to accomplish both tasks. But what exactly are essential oils, and how can they be used to clean and disinfect our homes? Essential oils are concentrated liquids that […]
Read Clean and Green Part I Garbage Disposal: To eliminate garbage disposal odors and clean and sharpen blades, grind ice and used lemon and/or orange rinds until pulverized. Kitchen Safety: Fire 1) Emergency fire extinguisher: if a greasy pan catches on fire, turn the heat off and try to cover the pan. Sprinkle powdered baking […]
For most of us, house cleaning is an activity that comes with exposure to a cocktail of chemicals. Household cleaners contain things like bleach and ammonia that we all know the dangers of, as well as chemicals with complex names that we may never have heard of. These chemicals might kill germs and leave our […]
Blow dry until the wax melts and wipe with a paper towel or dry sponge. Free PDF Health Ebook…Remedies4.com!
from http://www.oldfashionedliving.com/ Hem white cheesecloth in thirty inch length, fold in a small square. Place the dry clean cloths in a fruit jar with a mixture of one pint hot water stirred with one-fourth cup lemon oil. With a stick, press the liquid into the cloth. Squeeze dry and hang in the air. Wash after […]
Ingredients: * 2 cups baking soda * 2 cups herbal vinegar or white vinegar * 4 cups water Directions Mix together. Use 1/4 cup to final rinse. Free PDF Health Ebook…Remedies4.com!
It’s surprising how many caustic and harmful chemicals are found in standard household cleansers. Have you ever left the bathroom coughing and gasping for breath after spraying the bathtub or shower with a basic cleaner? Have your eyes ever watered as you spray down your kitchen countertops? This is your body sending you a clear […]
It seems there’s no cleaning chore that vinegar can not perform. If your dishwasher needs freshening up, vinegar is once again the cleaner of choice. Here are 2 ways to do it. 1. Pour One cupful of white vinegar into the bottom of your vacant dishwasher. Do not put it in the soap dispenser. Stream […]
Ingredients: * 50% Lard * 50% coconut oil * 1% lye discount * 5% water discount * 1oz per lb orange and or lemon essential oil Directions Melt oils together and let temps cool. Mix in lye/water and stir until trace, add essential oils and pour into molds. (Note- this will harden much much faster […]
Dissolve 2 tablespoons cornstarch in 1 pint cold water in a spray bottle. Shake before each use. Free PDF Health Ebook…Remedies4.com!
Mix all ingredients in a widemouthed glass jar and tighten the cap. Set aside for 24 hours to allow the aromas to permeate the powder. Sprinkle over carpeting, leave for 10 to 15 minutes, and vacuum. * Lavender 60 drops * Cinnamon 20 drops * Red Mandarin 20 drops * Bicarbonate of soda 1/2 cup […]