Ditch your toxic cleaning products and try mixing up this simple, lemony, DIY multi-purpose cleaner!

There’s nothing better than walking into your home to a lemony, fresh and clean smell! At ecomaids, we use all eco-friendly products. In between your regularly scheduled cleanings, try this DIY Multi-Purpose cleaner made with simple ingredients.


4 organic lemons
White distilled vinegar
Container of your choice with tight lid
Spray bottle
Warm water


  1. Fill container of your choice with four organic lemons, sliced into quarters.
  2. Add in white distilled vinegar so that lemon slices are completely covered.
  3. Seal with a tight lid and store for 2-3 weeks.
  4. After 2-3 weeks, strain the liquid from the container and pour into a spray bottle. (There are a ton of website that sell eco-friendly and sustainable spray bottles! If you’re really creative, learn how to turn a glass jar into a spray bottle!)
  5. Add equal part warm water. Mixture should be one part lemon-vinegar juice and one part warm water.

This creates a citrusy, antibacterial, multi-purpose cleaner that you can use on counters, floors, carpets and upholstery. A must have for any home! 

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