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Nadine’s All-Purpose Cleaning Solution

December 7, 2012 Filed under Cleaning hints and tips

Nadine uses this solution for floors, kitchen surfaces, bathroom cleaning and windows.  She says the one solution does virtually everything you need cleaners for!!

Ingredients

1 litre of water
200 ml White Vinegar
40ml Eucalyptus oil
40ml Detergent
2 dessertspoons Washing Soda Crystals.

 Method

  1. Mix all ingredients together and it’s ready to use. It makes just short of 2 litres.
  2. Fill a spray bottle & use it to clean tables,benches & the bathroom.

Notes

  1. It cleans & polishes everything, including windows.
  2. I’ve never seen stainless steel taps, kettles etc. so clean!
  3. I’ve even taken small smears of dried paint drops off floors with the cleaning solution.
  4.  Use 60mls in warm water to wash floors.

 

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