10 DIY Cleaners You Can Make at Home

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Know what I dislike more than cleaning? Paying for those expensive toxic cleaners at the store. So I searched around my fellow bloggers’ websites to find instructions for do-it-yourself cleaners to clean everything in the house, including my hair!

Here are 10 DIY cleaners you can make at home. 

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Which ones have you tried?

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Homemade Soft Scrub Cleaner by Thrifty DIY Diva

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How to Make Homemade Laundry Detergent- Super Simple, Just 3 Ingredients by Freebie Finding Mom

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How to Make Your Own Window Cleaner by The Gracious Wife

grout

Homemade Grout Cleaner by Home in the Finger Lakes

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Non-Toxic Heavy-Duty Homemade Cleaner= Perfect Toilet Bowl Cleaner by Frugal Minded Mom

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Wonder Dressing- Natural Furniture Cleaner and Polish by Bren Did

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DIY Home- Dishwasher Detergent with Essential Oils by Healthy Living in Mind and Body

Natural Homemade Cleaning Sanitizing Spray

Homemade Cleaning and Sanitizing Spray With Essential Oils by The Essential Baker

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Natural All Purpose Cleaner Recipe with Lemon Essential Oil by Peace + Love + Low Carb

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Make Your Own: Rosemary Peppermint Shampoo by Laura’s Little House Tips

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