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Make a Homemade Floor and Wall Cleaner


You can make your own inexpensive and effective cleaners at home.
Difficulty: Easy
Time Required: 5 minutes

Here's How:

  1. Fill a bucket with about 1 gallon of warm water.
  2. Add about 1/3 cup Borax.
  3. Add 1 teaspoon liquid dishwashing detergent.
  4. Mix in about 1 tablespoon ammonia.


  1. Borax can be found next to the powdered laundry detergents in most grocery stores.

What You Need

  • Bucket
  • Water
  • Borax
  • Ammonia
  • Dishwashing Soap

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