How can you make a natural freshener at home as well as a sterilizer? There are many sprays that are used to clean the house, remove dust and sterilize the house, which are sold in the supermarket and you can get them easily. But instead of using chemicals to clean, you can rely on some natural materials to get a great household cleaner. This mixture is based on vinegar and lemon to remove dirt, and it also contains Castile soap for cleaning and disinfection as well, in addition to lemon and orange oil for more cleaning and sterilization.
Lemon is one of the wonderful fruits that many people around the world eat. Lemon contains very acidic citric acid, which works as a great cleanser. Although many types of soap are considered alkaline rather than acidic, acids can be very useful when it comes to cleaning.
Lemon can remove clothing stains, which include coffee, sweat, and lipstick stains. Lemon can also be used to clean food-stained surfaces such as cutting boards and other surfaces.
It can also remove some alkaline stains such as lime, which accumulates on sinks and bathtubs, and lemon also removes rust very effectively.
Lemon also acts as an anti-bacterial, which works on many types of bacteria such as salmonella and E-coli. Therefore, it works to get rid of bacteria on kitchen and bathroom surfaces. Here is a way to make a natural freshener .
- Thyme and fresh lemon.
- A cup and a half of apple cider vinegar.
- 1 teaspoon of castile soap.
- rind of one lemon.
- Lemon essential oil, orange essential oil, and sandalwood oil can also be added.
- spray bottle.
How to prepare
Put fresh thyme and lemon peel into a glass bowl.
Put enough apple cider vinegar in the glass container to cover the thyme and lemon, and put the glass container in a cool, dry place for at least two weeks.
After the lemon and thyme are soaked for two weeks, filter it.
Add a few drops of each essential oil to the mixture.
Add a tablespoon of castile soap to the mixture and mix well.
Pour the mixture into a sprayer bottle.
This cleaner can be used to remove dust and clean almost any surface, and if you are concerned you can try it on a small, inconspicuous area at first