How to make a mildly abrasive cleaner for your home with Bicarbonate of Soda and water.

Making a mildly abrasive household cleaner for your home with Bicarbonate of Soda and water is a simple DIY project anyone can do

This recipe is as simple as they get to make. Add in a bit of elbow grease and you can save yourself quite a few dollars with this top-notch environmentally friendly cleaner.

You will need 4 items:

  1. Bicarbonate of Soda
  2. Water
  3. Bowl
  4. Sponge

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Direction’s to make this mildly abrasive cleaner:

  1. Mix the Bicarbonate of Soda with a few drops of water to form a paste.

How easy is that.! AND… No I didn’t miss any steps in the recipe

You can now take a sponge and dip it into your paste, and gently scrub the areas you want cleaned.

Hint: For the more stubborn areas, you can use a scrubbing-brush or an old toothbrush, and then wipe off the excess with your sponge when your done.


DIY mildly abrasive home-made cleaner

Note: This mildly abrasive cleaner solution can also be used on painted surfaces with caution. (Don’t let the kiddies use it)

BUT if you do make them use it to clean up a mess they made on your paint work, do keep a close eye on them, otherwise you will have an even bigger mess to deal with, when the paint starts to get a bit thin, and starts shows what.s behind the layer. (Unless you intended to repaint the area anyway)

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