How to Make Your Own Multipurpose Cleaner
Cleaning should be simple, hassle free and safe! If you’ve got a few minutes on your hands and fancy a homemade cleaner, you can avoid toxic ingredients and save money, too, by making your own multipurpose spritz.
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Lemon-Scented Multipurpose Cleaner
Use this cleaner throughout your kitchen and bathroom on everything from floors and countertops to mirrors and appliances.
NOTE: Do not use on granite or marble countertops – these surfaces are proud and can be damaged easily with acidic ingredients such as vinegar.
Step 1: Prepare Ingredients
- 1 cup white vinegar
- 1/4 cup witch hazel
- 20 drops essential lemon oil
Step 2: Add Water
Pour 1 cup water into a spray bottles (TIP: Using a funnel will make this easier, but it’s not necessary.)
Step 3: Add Vinegar
Pour 1 cup white vinegar.
Step 4: Add Essential Oils
Add 1/4 cup witch hazel and 20 drops essential lemon oil.
Step 5: Shake before use
Tips and Tricks:
Vinegar, witch hazel and essential oils such as lemon, orange, lavender and peppermint are all natural disinfectants that can tackle nearly any household mess.