Spend Less DIY Cleaning Solution Recipes for a Spotless Eco Friendly Home

Spend Less DIY Cleaning Solution Recipes for a Spotless Eco Friendly Home

Save when you make your own DIY Cleaning Solutions,kind to the earth and your wallet, feel good! 

Maintaining a clean and tidy home doesn't have to mean relying on store-bought cleaning products filled with harsh chemicals, packed in plastic bottles. In fact, you can whip up effective and eco-friendly cleaning solutions using common household ingredients. Not only will you save money, but you'll also contribute to a healthier living environment.

Here are three simple DIY cleaning solution recipes to keep your home sparkling without the use of harmful chemicals.

1. All-Purpose Citrus Floral Cleaner

citrus cleaning solution DIY


  • 2 cups white vinegar
  • Peels from 2-3 citrus fruits (lemons, oranges, or grapefruits)
  • 1 cup water


  1. Place the citrus peels in a glass jar.
  2. Heat the white vinegar until warm and pour it over the peels.
  3. Seal the jar and let it sit for at least two weeks.
  4. Strain the liquid and mix it with water in a 1:1 ratio.
  5. Pour the solution into a spray bottle for easy application.

This all-purpose citrus cleaner is perfect for kitchen counters, bathroom surfaces, and even glass. The natural acids in citrus fruits help break down grease and grime while leaving behind a fresh, invigorating scent.

2. Baking Soda Scrub

Baking Soda scrub cleaning solution



  1. Mix the baking soda and liquid castile soap in a bowl.
  2. Add water gradually until a paste forms.
  3. Apply the paste to surfaces like sinks, tubs, or stovetops.
  4. Scrub with a sponge or brush, then rinse thoroughly.

This baking soda scrub is a powerful yet gentle abrasive cleaner that works wonders on tough stains and stuck-on messes.

3. Lavender Peppermint Mint Glass Cleaner

Peppermint oil


  • 1 cup white vinegar
  • 1 cup water
  • 10 drops lavender essential oil
  • 5 drops peppermint essential oil


  1. Mix the white vinegar and water in a spray bottle.
  2. Add the lavender and peppermint essential oils.
  3. Shake well before each use.
  4. Spray on glass surfaces and wipe with a lint-free cloth.

This fragrant glass cleaner not only leaves your windows streak-free but also imparts a calming aroma to your living spaces.

By incorporating these DIY cleaning solutions into your routine, you'll not only maintain a clean home but also contribute to a greener and healthier lifestyle. Plus, the satisfaction of creating your own cleaning products is an added bonus!

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These are good suggestions to save some money . I am enjoying the EKOH glass spray and pump soap dispensers .

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