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Household Recipes

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Commercial products like household cleaners and beauty products not only contain chemicals but they can be expensive. Save money and use natural ingredients by making your own! Check out the recipes for everything from brass polish to baby wipes to facial masks to homemade sore throat remedies.

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Home Made Febreeze
This recipe has a 5 star rating
3 reviews


Home Made Febreeze

Made with water, liquid fabric softener, baking soda

 


Ceramic Tile Cleaner
This recipe has a 5 star rating
2 reviews


Ceramic Tile Cleaner

Made with baking soda, ammonia, vinegar, water

 


Homemade Ice Packs

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photo: CDKitchen

Made with water, alcohol

 


Avocado Hand Mask
This recipe has a 5 star rating
1 review


Photo of Avocado Hand Mask
photo: CDKitchen

Made with avocado, cold cream or olive oil

 


Borax For Ants
This recipe has a 5 star rating
4 reviews


Borax For Ants

Made with borax, sugar

 


Home Made Wet Wipes
This recipe has a 5 star rating
1 review


Home Made Wet Wipes

Made with baby oil, water, baby bath soap, paper towels, wet wipes container

 


Windshield-Washer Fluid
This recipe has a 5 star rating
2 reviews   2 comments


Windshield-Washer Fluid

Made with water, isopropyl alcohol, dishwashing liquid

 


Bayleaf Ant Remedy
   2 comments on this recipe   2 comments


Bayleaf Ant Remedy

Made with salt, bay leaves

 
stovetop

Homemade Plant Food
   1 comment on this recipe   1 comment


Homemade Plant Food

Made with ammonia, baking powder, water, epsom salts, saltpeter

 


Callous Remover
This recipe has a 5 star rating
1 review


Callous Remover

Made with sea salt or table salt, baking soda, pumice stone or pedi-wand

 


Pedialyte-Type Drink

Pedialyte-Type Drink

Made with water, baking soda, salt, sugar, drink mix

 


Old Fashioned Homemade Cough Syrup

Old Fashioned Homemade Cough Syrup

Made with honey, vinegar, butter, black pepper, alum

 
stovetop


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