After using mop-n-glo a couple years ago, the dirt set into the linoleum and wouldn't scrub out. This solution did it." Note: NOT baking soda-- WASHING soda.
THE IDEA: This recipe is supposed to work on any floor and get rid of lingering smells: * cup white vinegar * cup washing soda or baking soda * 1 teaspoon liquid dish soap * 2 gallons warm tap water
Use a pool noodle to fill your mop bucket. Cleaning tips
Brighten Dingy Floors ~ Combine c hydrogen peroxide with 1 gal hot water then go to town on your flooring. Because its so mild its safe for any floor type and theres no need to rinse.
Our dear friend Grace Bonney shares her tips on keeping a clean home in her Home Ec series. Spoiler alert: she turns to Mrs. Meyer's Clean Home book for some advice., diy organize, organization tips
DIY Mopping Solution (Easy to make and Works great on tile, laminate and wood floors!) - Mom Always Finds Out ~ 2 cups cups cups rubbing drops Dawn dishwashing drops Lemon essential drops Lavender essential oil, see link for complete directions ~
Floor Cleaning Cloth Replacement - use an orphaned sock, wet or dry, in place of those expensive floor cloths.
No more single-use mop pads that go into trash. Be creative and use materials at hand! You can reuse old cotton cloths and towels for your floor mopping.