She Dips a Grapefruit in Sea Salt... When I Saw Why, I Ran to Try It

Did you know that some of the best green cleaning products are ingredients you already have in your kitchen cabinets and refrigerator? With all sorts of home cleaning ideas and hacks that will leave your home smelling and looking clean again. You will want to take a look at these 24 best cleaning recipes and cleaning hacks; you will be sure to find some ideas that you'll want to use. The following are just some of the ideas you will find on the list. These home cleaning tips and tricks are sure to change the way you look at cleaning, and they can save you money too.

1. Some of the best green cleaning products are things you would least expect. Cleaning with banana peels is one idea that you wouldn't think of, but will be surprised at how well it works. Banana peels work because of the texture and the oils found in banana peels act as a mild abrasive and polish which works excellent at cleaning leather furniture. After you finish using the banana peel to polish the leather furniture you can use a microfiber cloth to wipe away any remaining residue. You can also use banana peels for other home cleaning recipes to include leather jacket, dress shoes, and running shoes. The potassium found in the bananas absorbs into the leather and helps to diminish any scuff marks. Then simply wipe away any remaining residue and buff with a microfiber cloth for a glossy, looking-like-new sheen.

2. This home cleaning recipe is a great way to make use of something you already have in the kitchen. For those greasy, crusty pots and pans you can use coffee grounds. Coffee ground work as an abrasive to help remove build up from pots and pans. All it takes is some coffee ground and a bit of water and dish soap. For pots that have baked on grime, add some coffee grounds to the pan and use a sponge to scrub. The coffee grounds are naturally abrasive, so they help to get at tough dirt and leave surfaces clean.

3. This home cleaning recipe has to be one of the best green cleaning products, and all it takes is half of a grapefruit that has been dipped in some salt. Then you take the grapefruit and scrub away all that grime and dirt in the bathtub. What's left is a sparkling tub that smells clean and fresh. There's nothing quite like the smell of a fresh grapefruit. It's fresh and sweet and will leave your bathroom smelling citrusy and clean. And the good news is that it's safe to use around your family and for the environment. You will want to scrub your grapefruit around your shower or tub, making sure to slightly juice the cut grapefruit over each fixture and lifting it every so often to pick up fresh salt from around the tub to take advantage of the mild abrasive. You can also use the rind of the grapefruit on stubborn areas. Once done rinse everything clean and use a microfiber cloth to shine. You can also use this grapefruit cleaning method to clean your bathroom and kitchen sinks, toilets, floor tiles and more.

These home cleaning recipes and non toxic cleaners are just some of the ideas you will find on The Krazy Coupon Lady site. On the site, you will find all sorts of home cleaning recipes and ideas. You will also find coupons, house cleaning tips and tricks, the best green cleaning products, deals and a variety of tips and so much more on the site. **

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