Our favorite 7 natural cleaners, using ingredients found in your home!
What you will need: empty bottle / spray bottle, water, vinegar, baking soda, essential oils, Kosher salt, natural soap, and a lemon!
½ cup Baking Soda
10-20 drops Tea Tree Oil (#2507)
Add the above ingredients to your toilet.Next, add ¼ cup white vinegar to the bowl, and scrub away while the mix fizzes.
- DISINFECTANT SPRAY / MILDEW SPRAY
White vinegar – in a spray bottle
Spray direct on areas of mildew, and let sit 1 hour.Rinse with warm water, and use a sponge to remove any lasting bits of mildew.
- TUB/SHOWER/SINK SCRUB
¼ cup Baking Soda
¼ cup Natural Soap(DB Laundry Soap)
Mix together, and create a paste.Use paste as a natural scrub.
- CUTTING BOARDS
Cut a lemon in half, and run it over the surfaces.Let sit for 15 minutes, and rinse!
- POTS & PANS
Use Kosher salt as an abrasive on your pots and pans to naturally remove left on food & grease.
- NATURAL FABRIC SOFTENER
Mix 20-30 drops of essential oil of choice (we like lavender or a citrus) to a one-gallon jug of white Vinegar. Add 1/3 cup to each load of laundry.Shake before use.
Heat the oven to 125°F. Once the oven is warm, grab your spray bottle of white Vinegar, and spray directly onto the affected areas.Turn off the oven and let it cool.Use a towel to scrub away the mess. If you need more cleaning, sprinkle baking soda or salt on the area, and spray with vinegar.Follow with a good rinse/wipe.
Cleaning should be FUN, not toxic.
Not ready to mix up your own cleaners? Here are some options for you!
- Daisy Breeze Laundry Soap – this all purpose, concentrated, laundry soap works for more than just laundry! Laundry, Bubble Bath, Dish Soap, Doggie Shampoo, Deck Cleaner, Automobile Soap….and more!
Ingredients:Water, Saponified Olive Palm, Castor, and Coconut Oils, Essential Oils, Potassium Sorbate.
DB Citrus Laundry Soap, #7202, $20
APRIL ONLY Earth Day Sets (read more below, or in the Monthly Promos Article).
- DB Clean Natural Cleaning Concentrate – natural cleaner that makes up to 48 gallons of cleaning power! Works great for kitchen, bathroom, mirrors, windows, dishes, and floors!
Ingredients:Water, Saponified Olive & Coconut Oils, Orange Valencia, Tea Tree, Pink Grapefruit & Eucalyptus Essential Oils, Neem Oil, Rosemary Oil Extract.
DB Clean, #7209 $16
- Lemon Oil – natural Citrus Limon Peel (lemon essential oil), is cold press extracted from the rind of lemons grown in California, and diluted to a safe to use amount in natural vegetable oil. Safe to apply direct to the skin, making it a perfect companion to jazz up your cleaning. Use as a furniture polish, add to your soaps for an added citrus boost, and add a few drops to water and make a refreshing room mist.
Lemon Oil, #2504 $19