I tend to keep Borax around. I use it as a detergent booster and to clean the toilets. I decided it was time to try Borax as a carpet stain remover! 493 more words
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Hi all, sorry it’s been awhile… We FINALLY have everything moved (many thanks to great friends for their help!!!) and now we’re just working on the “unpacking” part… With this move we have done lots of cleaning – both in the old house and new – and because of being 34 weeks pregnant I didn’t want to be breathing in all sorts of chemicals while cleaning… So I decided to make my own cleaner and it turned out great! 104 more words
Google homemade laundry soap, and you’ll find a dizzying amount of variations on roughly the same mix. Washing soda, borax, and a bar of Fels Napa soap seem to be key, but the final product can be liquid or powder, amounts used can be 1 tablespoon to 1 cup, and the ratio of each ingredient is all over the map. 215 more words
Problem: There are ugly black spots on my shower curtain.
I have a bathroom that has poor ventilation and sometimes, even with the exhaust fan running during showers and regular cleanings, these black ickies appear. 496 more words