fbpx
Search here...
0
TOP
8 DIY Household Cleaner Recipes Freedom In A Budget
Saving Money

8 DIY Household Cleaner Recipes

Tired of strong chemical cleaners?

 

Today, I’m sharing 8 DIY household cleaner recipes with ingredients that you probably already have under your kitchen sink!

You will need:

 
*Tip: I recommend using dedicated colored microfiber cleaning clothes for different tasks, so that you aren’t cleaning your counters with the same cloth you clean the toilets with. 
 

Highlighted above are my Amazon favorites; you can find the whole list here! Some of these items, like vinegar and baking soda may be cheaper at your local grocery store. 

Glass Cleaning Spray

Use with spray bottle & microfiber cleaning cloth:

  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons rubbing alcohol
  • 3 drops essential oil

All Purpose Disinfecting Spray

Use with spray bottle & microfiber cleaning cloth:

  • 1 1/4 cups water
  • 1/4 cup white vinegar
  • 1/4 cup vodka or rubbing alcohol
  • 15 drops essential oil

Floor Cleaning Spray

Use with spray bottle & microfiber cleaning cloth:

  • 1 3/4 cups warm water
  • 1-2 drops castile soap
  • 3-5 drops essential oil

Countertop/Stone Cleaning Spray

Use with spray bottle & microfiber cleaning cloth:

  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 2 tablespoons rubbing alcohol
  • 1/4 teaspoon castile or dish soap

Fabric Refresher Spray

Use with spray bottle:

  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/4 cup vodka (or rubbing alcohol)
  • 10 drops essential oil

Disinfecting Spray

  • Put a sprayer on a hydrogen peroxide bottle
  • Let sit for 10-15 minutes and wipe clean

Note: Do not spray on fabric.

Bathroom Scrub

Store in a glass jar:

  • 2 cups baking soda
  • 20 drops of essential oil 

When cleaning, sprinkle scrub and then add a squirt of castile or dish soap for a deeper clean.

Sink Scrub

Store in a glass jar:

  • 2 cups baking soda
  • 20 drops of essential oil
  • a squirt of Castile or dish soap in the sink

More ways to save!

  • CIT Bank: BEST High-yield savings account; your bank shouldn’t be charging you money. Instead, YOU should be making money off your money!
  • Bestow: Get a quick, free quote on term life insurance, affordable, online term life insurance. No exam! No waiting! No hassles!
  • GetUpside: Earn 20 cents per gallon on gas cash back when you download the app and use code FIAB20.
  • Fetch Rewards is a free grocery savings app that rewards you just for snapping pictures of your receipts. That’s it. Really. Free gift cards on groceries on thousands of products every day, no matter where you get your groceries. Just scan your receipts and get gift cards from retailers like Amazon, Target, Ulta, Applebees. Use code QHKBH to earn 2,000 points ($2)!
  • GoodRx: Free app that provides you savings of up to 80% on your prescriptions (even if you don’t have insurance). $5 sign up bonus!
  • Rakuten: Get cash back on online purchases and automatic coupons and savings with their browser plugin… and remember, you have to make a $20 purchase to get your $20 for free!
  • Blooom: FREE 401(k) or IRA analyzer, Let the experts take a peek at your retirement account. Get real advice on how it’s doing and how it could be performing better.
  • Lively: A modern health savings account. Prepare for tomorrow by making smart decisions about finances and healthcare today. Lively HSAs are free for individuals and families, so you never have to worry about hidden costs.
  • Build Wealth by Investing in Index Funds Course: I’ve teamed up with my friend Jeremy from Personal Finance Club to teach you everything you need to know to invest in index funds! How to open an account, how much to invest, and how to choose an index fund. You’ll gain the knowledge and confidence to optimally invest and build wealth for decades.
Pinterest
Twitter
Facebook
LinkedIn
   
  Some of the links in this article are "affiliate links", a link with a special tracking code. This means if you click on an affiliate link and purchase the item, we will receive an affiliate commission. The price of the item is the same whether it is an affiliate link or not. Regardless, we only recommend products or services we believe will add value to our readers. By using the affiliate links, you are helping support our Website, and we genuinely appreciate your support.
     

what do you think?