This is a known cleaning agent that has lasted the test of time.(but i guess they all do) i felt a pull of need to include the agent of Part Eight. It seemed wrong to do with out it. So thus ends my Marathon of recipes and facts of greener living. i hoped i helped out some of you and i hope that you too will pass on the knowledge you gain here!!
Bad @$$ Borax
NOTE! Just because borax is natural, that doesn't mean it's harmless. You should always use gloves when handling it and keep it out of reach of children and pets. While safe in the diluted solutions, borax could be very harmful to children and pets if ingested. Read the box!!!!!
by sprinkling a combination of equal parts all-natural borax and sugar.
by sprinkling borax on the floor along the wall.
by sprinkling borax on your mattress. Let it sit and vacuum it up.
by sprinkling borax on your carpet. Leave it for an hour and vacuum it up thoroughly.
with a mixture of 1 teaspoon of borax and warm water. Because borax is non-abrasive, it will work on the grime without damaging the surface material.
by mixing 1 cup of borax with 2 cups of warm water and apply the paste directly to the stain. Let it sit, then launder as usual. Remove carpet stains by dampening the stain thoroughly and rubbing some borax on it. Vacuum it then finish it off with a vinegar and water solution. Let it dry and repeat if necessary. Use this same method on soiled mattresses. It will get rid of both the odor and stain.
by mixing the above solution with a tablespoon of lemon juice.
by mixing 2 tablespoons borax and 2 cups hot water in a spray bottle.
with borax. The ingredient is also used as a flux in welding.
by mixing 1/3 cup borax, 1 tablespoons ammonia and 1 teaspoon dish detergent into 1 gallon of water.
add one cup of borax to each load and significantly boost your cleaning power.
with this recipe: Make a paste with 1 cup borax and 1/4 cup lemon juice. Using a sponge or cloth, rub the stain with the paste. Rinse with warm water.
by washing it with this mildew zapping solution: In a spray bottle, mix 1 teaspoon dish detergent, 1 teaspoon borax and 1 quart warm water.
by mixing 1tablespoons borax and 1tablespoons baking soda.
by mixing a few tablespoons of borax in with the litter.
by putting 3 tablespoons of borax down the drain. Let it sit for an hour and flush it with warm water. This will sanitize it, taking care of any smelly bacteria.
from linens by soak them in 2 cups of borax mixed with 2 quarts of water. Let the linens sit for a few hours, then rinse them clean.
by filling it with borax and water. Let it soak then rinse it out. Sprinkle some borax in the bottom once it's clean. This will keep the bugs away and absorb any odor causing moisture
when doing laundry by adding borax to the load.
by soaking it in a sink full of warm water and a 1/2 cup of borax. Rinse well and wash a second time as usual.
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