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Making Solution Used in Braun Shaver Cleaning System?Does anyone have a formula for the cleaning solution used in the Braun Electric Shaver Self Cleaning System?


Windshield wiper tip on windshield

Homemade Windshield Washer FluidThis is a page about homemade windshield washer fluid. Making homemade windshield washer fluid can save you money; make sure you use ingredients safe for the hoses, etc.


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Homemade Shop Vac FiltersDon't spend money on shop vac filters. Use the "panty" part of pantyhose after cutting off the legs and tying them off. By Palma


Cleaning Windows

Homemade Window and Glass Cleaner RecipesThis page contains homemade window and glass cleaner recipes. Even though no one likes to do windows, having a good glass cleaner goes a long way to making this job easier.


Homemade Antibacterial Wipes, A man cleaning his hands with an antibacterial wipe.

Homemade Antibacterial WipesThis is a page about homemade antibacterial wipes. Disposable wipes for cleaning hands and faces can prevent illness and allow quick clean up in the car or on the go but can be expensive.


Denture Cleaner

Denture Cleaner RecipesThis is a page about denture cleaning recipes. Cleaning your dentures is a very important part of your denture care that should be done with the same or even more attention than the cleaning of your teeth.


Homemade Mechanic's Hand Cleaner

Homemade Mechanic's Hand CleanerThis page is about homemade mechanic's hand cleaner. Grease and oil make cleaning hands after a mechanical project a challenge.


Laundry detergent and lavender on a washing machine.

Adding Fragrances to Homemade Laundry Detergent?This is a page about adding fragrances to homemade laundry detergent. Essential oils are one way to add a fragrance to your homemade laundry detergent. Here are some tips from others who have some experience in making scented laundry soap.


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Homemade Swiffer CarpetFlick Cartridges?I just bought the new Swiffer Carpetflick. It's simply a plastic broom with a removable sticky "cartridge" that traps dust, hair, fibers that you then toss. I found it incredibly effective and you wouldn't believe what it removed from my carpet in a two-minute test (pet hair, formerly invisible crumbs).



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Homemade Armor All Recipe?Armor All Recipe. Does anyone have a recipe for homemade Armor All?


Super Duper De-Greaser

Super Duper De-GreaserThis is a page about super duper de-greaser. Reuse little soap slivers to make an effective all purpose kitchen cleaner.


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DIY Recipe for 409 Stone and Steel CleanerHello All, I'm a housekeeper and dearly love 409 Stone and Steel. Stone and steel just works really well. I'm having a hard time finding 409 and when I do it's very expensive. My question is does anyone have a DIY recipe to share?


Cleaning glasses with a  microfiber cloth and cleaner.

Homemade DVD and Eyeglass CleanerThis is a page about homemade DVD and eyeglass cleanser. 3 parts isopropyl alcohol mixed with 1 part water can work great for cleaning DVDs and uncoated eye glass lenses.


Bottle of Sodium carbonate.

Making Your Own Washing SodaThis is a page about making your own washing soda. If you can't purchase washing soda and you need some, it is easy to make by heating some baking soda in the oven.


Electric Broom

Homemade Electric Broom Filter?This is a page about homemade electric broom filter. Filters for an electric broom may either be expensive or difficult to find.


Homemade hand sanitizer pump bottle.

Homemade Hand SanitizerThis is a page about homemade hand sanitizer. Many commercially produced hand sanitizers contain chemicals you may not wish to use. An alternative is to make your own formula.


Leather Car Upholstery Cleaner Recipes

Leather Car Upholstery Cleaner Recipes?This page contains leather car upholstery cleaner recipes. Making your own cleaning formulas can save you money.


Dishwasher full of dishes.

Homemade Rinse Agent RecipesThis page contains homemade rinse agent recipes. You can save money on rinse agents by making them yourself.


Woman Wiping Down Wood Cabinet With Yellow Cloth

Homemade Wood CleanersThis is a page about homemade wood cleaners. Keeping your wood furniture clean and polished will help extend it's life time and it will look great as well. You don't have to use a store bought wood cleaner though. Save money and make your own.


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Recipes for Making Household Products?Does anyone have any recipes for cheap, homemade cleaning supplies like cleansers, spray cleaners, etc.? Thanks in advance!


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How Can I Make a Hand Sanitizer That Doesn't Dry My Skin?How can I make a hand sanitizer that won't dry our skin out?


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Dawn Glass Cleaner?When I mix dawn dish soap with water, what size spray bottle should I use for the 2 drops of Dawn. Thanks.


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Homemade Pledge "Multi-Surface Clean and Dust"?I love Multi-Surface Clean and Dust by pledge. It is kinda new and comes in a pump spray bottle. Does anyone happen to know how to make this, or something close?


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Making Homemade Fresh Brush?Does anyone have any idea how to make homemade Fresh Brush, I like the Fresh Brush but I don't like the price all the time.



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How do I make chlorine bleach? have been researching in the web and find that standard chlorine bleach is a 6% solution of sodium hydrochlorite. How do you mix a 6% solution?


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Refilling Airwick Scented Oil Warmer Nite Lights?Has anyone refilled airwick oil scented nite lights with their own sented oil. If so, what did you use?


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Air Wick Aroma Warmer Refill Recipe?I was wondering if anyone had a recipe for a refill mix for the Air Wick Aroma Warmer or similar? I have lots of fragrance oils and those refills are expensive!


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Homemade Recipe For Foot Powder?I am looking for a homemade recipe for foot powder. I know that somewhere out there someone will know! Thank You, Jenny


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Make Your Own Handi-WipesThese work very well, are very inexpensive, safe for baby, and smell just like the "real" thing.



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Homemade Refill for Glade Plug-in?Is there a way I can make my own oil to refill a Glade Plug-in container?


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Making Car Air Fresheners?Can someone tell me how to make car perfume?


Homemade Paste Hand Cleaner

Homemade Paste Hand Cleaner?I am looking for a formula for making hand paste cleaner for work shops, similar to Jeb's Care Water Based Degreaser.


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Refilling a Glade Plug-in?Can you refill a Glade plug in with your own potpourri oil and how do you do it?


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Using Lysol to Make Disinfecting Wipes?Does anyone know if I could use Lysol laundry sanitizer to make disinfectant wipes? If so how much and what other ingredients? Any other ideas are appreciated.


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Homemade Hand Scrubbing Cleaner?How can I make hand cleaner, the grit type for grease and grime? I want to make it for resale purposes.


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