DIY Domestics

There are a number of foodie ingredients that work well in homemade cleaning concoctions. We experimented with basics such as bicarbonate of soda, lemon and vinegar
DIY Domestics
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DIY Domestics
September 25, 2018

CARPET DEODORISER

WHAT YOU NEED
2 cups bicarbonate of soda | A few drops of scented water or essential oils – we used orange blossom water | 1 mason jar

WHAT TO DO
1 Combine the bicarbonate of soda and the desired scent in the mason jar. 2 Place the lid and shake well. 3 Sprinkle liberally onto your carpet or mat and leave to act for 1-2 hours. 4 Vacuum thoroughly.


ROSEMARY-LEMON ALL-PURPOSE CLEANER

WHAT YOU NEED
3-4 sprigs rosemary | The peel of 2 lemons | 2 cups water | 2 cups white vinegar | 1 mason jar

WHAT TO DO
1 Combine all of the ingredients. 2 Leave these to infuse for a few days in a cool environment. 3 Remove the lemon peel and rosemary and transfer the liquid into a used spray bottle.
4 Spray the liquid onto your desired areas and wipe with a cloth.