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DIY All-Purpose Cleaner


Looking for a natural and effective way to keep your home clean and fresh? And want to know how you can make your own DIY All-Purpose Cleaner? Say goodbye to harsh chemicals and hello to a zero-waste and homemade DIY All-Purpose Cleaner made with from citrus peels.

Not only does it leave your surfaces sparkling, but your reducing waste by giving your citrus a second purpose. Keep on reading if you want know how to make your DIY All-Purpose Cleaner and harness the power of nature for a healthy and sustainable home.

Benefits of DIY All-Purpose Cleaner:

  1. Natural Degreaser: Citrus peels contain natural oils that help break down grease and grime, making them ideal for cleaning kitchen surfaces.
  2. Antibacterial Properties: The citric acid found in citrus peels acts as a natural disinfectant, killing bacteria and leaving surfaces clean and germ-free.
  3. Refreshing Scent: Unlike chemical-laden cleaners, citrus-based cleaners leave behind a fresh, invigorating scent that lingers in your home.


Ingredients for DIY All-Purpose Cleaner:

  • Citrus peels (lemons, oranges, or limes)
  • White vinegar
  • Water
  • Any empty spray bottle you have at home or get one here


Instructions for DIY All-Purpose Cleaner:

  1. Collect citrus peels from lemons, oranges, or limes, making sure to remove any fruit pulp. Optional: you can some herbs like rosemary, thyme or mints for an extra scent boost.
  2. Place the citrus peels in a clean, empty glass jar and cover them with white vinegar.
  3. Seal the jar and let it sit for at least two weeks in a cool, dark place to allow the citrus oils to infuse into the vinegar.
  4. After two weeks, strain the citrus-infused vinegar into a spray bottle, discarding the peels.
  5. Dilute the citrus-infused vinegar with an equal amount of water (1:1 ratio)
  6. Shake well before each use and spray onto surfaces like countertops, sinks, and stovetops.
  7. Wipe clean with a cloth or sponge, enjoying the fresh citrus scent and sparkling clean surfaces.


Now with this simple DIY recipe, you know How to make a DIY All-Purpose Cleaner and can harness the natural cleaning power of citrus peels. It's effective, eco-friendly, and budget-friendly. Say goodbye to harsh chemicals and hello to a cleaner, greener home with your DIY All-Purpose Cleaner.

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