How to make a natural carpet cleaning solution

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Cleaning the carpets is one of those housekeeping projects that tend to get put off, as it is such a big job to do. As long as you take care of spills and stains as they happen, a thorough carpet cleaning is something that can be done less often. Of course, you still want to maintain a regular cleaning schedule when you clean the carpets, which will depend on whether or not you have children and pets. You might do the carpet cleaning twice a year if you have pets and children or once a year if that is all that is needed.You also might choose to hire someone to do the carpet cleaning for you. When it comes to carpet cleaning, you can either purchase a carpet cleaner of your own, or you can rent one from somewhere close to where you live. Whether you rent a carpet cleaning machine or decide to invest in one of your own will depend on you, but you do have some options when it comes to what carpet cleaning solution you’ll use. Most manufacturers have recommendations for the products to use with their carpet cleaning machines, but these carpet cleaning solutions can be quite expensive. The good news is that you can make a carpet cleaning solution of your own, that will cost a lot less, and work just as well as the commercial cleaners.

The carpet cleaning natural cleaners that you can make on your own, require inexpensive ingredients that you might already have in your cabinets. Ingredients such as baking soda, white vinegar, water and lemon essential oil can be used. For the full recipes for natural cleaning products, you will want to look at the site. Lemon essential oil is an excellent addition to this natural cleaner recipe; it has a clean and fresh scent. Lemon essential oil is also an antibacterial and antiviral that works well at decreasing stains and helping to freshen the air.

For future, when it comes to carpet cleaning you will want to try and clean carpet stains as soon as they happen. And for the carpet stains, you catch right away while they are still wet things such as ketchup or wine you can help remove the stain by immediately sprinkling on some baking soda directly on the stain. Baking soda is an excellent natural cleaner that works great at removing wet stains as it will soak up all the moisture than you can then vacuum up later. To treat stains instantly, you can also try using some straight white vinegar on the carpet stain, then gently clean the stain with a cloth and try to get out as much of the stain as possible. Then sprinkle some baking soda to help finish the job. You can also put some essential oil drops into with the baking soda to get the house smelling clean and fresh. Try using some lavender essential oil or orange essential oils. You can make your baking soda natural cleaner in a jar that has a sprinkle top This carpet cleaning mixture is inexpensive to use and safe to use around your family and pets.

Another carpet cleaning natural cleaner for carpet stains is to use hydrogen peroxide, some white vinegar, and a put it in a spray bottle. For the natural cleaner use a bit more hydrogen peroxide as opposed to the white vinegar. You will find this carpet cleaning recipe on the One Good Thing By Jillee site. On the site, you will find other recipes for natural cleaning products, natural cleaners, essential oils, life, projects, recipes and so much more. **

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