Cleaning Tips/Recipes

Remove Pet Stains from Rugs/Carpet

Posted on 6/3/18

What you will need:

White Vinegar

Baking Soda

A Large Dish

Directions

  • Start by pouring white vinegar over the stain 

  • Saturate area without leaving it soggy

  • Next Sprinkle a generous layer of baking soda over soaked area

  • You will hear it crackle and fizz ( it means the mixture is beginning to do its magic)

  • Give it time to lift the stain and odor out of the fibers of your carpet.

  • Next step is wait , it will take a day or 2 for the stain to lift and vinegar to dry

  • Place something over the area so its not stepped on while its doing its work 

  • Once completely dry you can scoop up majority of baking soda into a dust pan and throw it away.

  • Finally use your vacuum to clean up any left overs of baking soda .

 Now your carpet should be clean and smelling fresh if not repeat the process as many times as needed

Sparkling Microwave on outside

With A clean Microfiber cloth 

and some rubbing alcohol

Pour a bit of alcohol onto the cloth

use dampened cloth to wipe and buff the outside of your 

microwave to a sparkling clean shine

Posted on 6/3/18

Creative And Cheap Hacks To Make Your Home Smell Heavenly

Have you ever noticed how much better you feel when you smell something pleasant? It’s just so relaxing and makes everything else better! There are a lot of things you can do to get your home smelling nice, but using essential oils and herbs are my favorite!

There are just so many benefits to using 100% natural ingredients. That includes tons of health benefits! But I know not everyone is a DIY kind of person so I added a couple of products you can buy from the store and use in a unique way to get your home smelling amazing! You’re sure to love these 9 creative and cheap hacks to make your home smell heavenly!

 1. Clip a car freshener to your home’s vent

These little clips are such a simple way to make your car smell great, so why not your home too? Everything else on this list takes a tad bit of work but all this requires is a few dollars and maybe 30 seconds of your time to clip it into your home vent!

Source: The Krazy Coupon Lady

2.  Add essential oils to a bowl of rice

This smell hack literally only takes two minutes to put together! The rice is great for absorbing the oils and slowly dispersing them so your home smells heavenly for a long time!

3.  Make your house smell like fall anytime

I don’t know about you, but I would never

have thought about mixing spices with

coconut oil to put on a wax warmer.

This gives me so many more ideas

but I also really like this combination too!

HOME MADE POTPOURI

ADD ESSENTIAL OILS TO A BOWL OF RICE
This smell hack literally only takes two minutes to put together! The rice is great for absorbing the oils and slowly dispersing them so your home smells heavenly for a long time!

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