Updated: Aug 24, 2021
You don’t need to pull out rubber gloves and surgical masks to clean your home. It might surprise you to know you can concoct simple, inexpensive, and non-toxic cleaners from ingredients that are already in your house. Using essential oils to create a DIY cleaning spray is not only a safe option for the environment, but it’s also beneficial for your family. This DIY from Paige Flamm of Single Serving Size is the perfect way to clean your home without relying on or increasing the number of toxins in your space. Keep reading to learn some of Paige’s favorite essential oil combinations for making your own all-purpose cleaner. Ingredients: 1/4 cup white vinegar 1 3/4 cups water 30 drops doTERRA essential oils (see possible combos below) Paige's recommended essential oil combos: 15 drops each of Lavender and Lemon (one of Paige’s favorites!) 10 drops each of Eucalyptus, Peppermint, and Wild Orange 30 drops of doTERRA On Guard® 15 drops each of Grapefruit and doTERRA On Guard Instructions:
Add all the ingredients to a 16-ounce spray bottle.
Shake thoroughly, and then spritz on surfaces and wipe clean.