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Spray Starch Recipe

cornstarch in 1 pt. Bring to a boil, stirring or whisking to dissolve cornstarch completely. Let cool, then add drops lavender essential oil and pour into a spray bottle.

Throw up carpet cleaner. Every mother and pet owner needs this. (One of those you hope not to ever need, but you know you will...) I'll be glad I pinned this one day...:

Throw up (vomit) carpet cleaner. Every mother and pet owner needs this. (One of those you hope not to ever need, but you know you will.) I'll be glad I pinned this one day.

Who hasn't gotten paint on their clothes?   This site also has hundreds of other tutorials and tips on painting anything in or outside of your home!  A must REPIN for DIYers.

Ways to Get Paint Out of Clothes

3 Simple Tips for a Smooth Painted Finish on your Next DIY Project - Page 4 of 5 - Painted Furniture Ideas

Homemade Facial Astringent!  Only two ingredients and ALL NATURAL!

Homemade Facial Astringent

Homemade Facial Astringent - Dwelling in Happiness 12 D each of Lav, Mel and Cedarwood in 215 ml bottle of witch hazel

Ever since my family and I have started discovering the beauty and benefits of essential oils…I’ve been a bit obsessed with making my own products using them. Mostly I have dabbled in cleaning products…but tonight as I was folding some bedding I’d just washed, I got to thinking about trying my hand at making my …

Homemade Lavender Linen Spray

Homemade laundry soap

Tales from a Cottage: Liquid Laundry Soap.nice, works just as well as the creamy type, little less work to make, got about 20 washes out of the gallon but I use a big capful .will work with Zote soap as well.

DIY naturally scented all-purpose citrus vinegar cleaners + free printable labels

Natural Citrus Vinegar Cleaners

Bug Off! All-Natural Insect Repellent That Really Works ~Definitely using this for my outdoor bridal shower!

Bug Off! All-Natural Insect Repellent That Really Works

How to Make Natural Insect Repellant: cup catnip 2 cups water 4 tablespoons witch hazel teaspoon pure vanilla extract 10 to 20 drops essential oil Small spray bottle Small funnel Sauce pan Bowl Sieve Paper towel

This is a great recipe for stiffening fabric to make all of those spooky Halloween ghosties!

To each cup of water, add between one teaspoon and three teaspoons of cornstarch, depending on how stiff you’d like your spray starch to be. One teaspoon will give a very light starch, while three teaspoons is a heavy starch.

Making your own liquid laundry detergent is easy & dirt cheap. This low sudsing, softening recipe works great, smells great and makes 2 gallons.

Liss Favorite Liquid Laundry Detergent Recipe

The Holy Grail of DIY Cleaning: Recipes for Various Household Items- Cleaners, Detergents, Pest Removal Recipes, Laundry Care- stain removal, pet care & more in Alphabetical Order

mix up 1/4 cup olive oil, 1/2 cup white vinegar, and a couple of drops of your favorite essential oil in a clean empty spray bottle #furniture

DIY Leather Cleaner & Conditioner: Simply mix up cup olive oil, cup white vinegar, and a couple of drops of your favorite essential oil in a clean empty spray bottle and lightly spray your leather surface. try it to make sure it is safe for your leather.

The BEST HoMeMaDe Glass Cleaner - The WINNING Recipe!! {CrunchyBetty.com}  Quote courtesy of Pinstamatic 12.8.12

The BEST HoMeMaDe Glass Cleaner - The WINNING Recipe!! {CrunchyBetty.com} Quote courtesy of Pinstamatic 12.8.12

Remove sweat and urine stains from your mattresses with a mixture of baking soda, hydrogen peroxide, and dish soap. | 31 Ways To Clean All The Stubbornly Dirty Things In Your Home

Remove sweat and urine stains from your mattresses with a mixture of baking soda, hydrogen peroxide, and dish soap.