Don’t waste your money on expensive and often toxic carpet cleaning solutions. Make your own DIY carpet cleaning solution and end up with a healthier and cheaper product. Better yet, you can do it in 3 steps! Easy enough to throw together that you can mix it up with only a moment’s notice.
One of the unfortunate truths of having carpet in our homes is the eventual stains that will accumulate. They can come from food being dropped, dirt tracked in, even from animals using the bathroom. Quickly you will find an expensive marketplace promising you to remove those stains for an expensive cost. Well that doesn’t need to be the case. Our DIY carpet cleaning solution will help you remove those stains without the expensive price tag.
2 Tablespoons Hydrogen Peroxide
3 Tablespoons Baking Soda
½ Teaspoon of Dish Soap
(Optional) A few drops of essential oils
1 Spray Bottle
1.) Using a bowl, mix the following ingredients together. 2 Tablespoons Hydrogen Peroxide, 3 Tablespoons Baking Soda, ½ Teaspoon of Dish Soap. You can also add a few drops of essential oils to give it a great scent.
2.) Pour your newly mixed cleaner into an empty spray bottle. If your mixture is too thick you can thin it out by adding more peroxide or water (depending on your preference).
3.) Spray your newly made solution on the stained area. You can scrub it into the stain for greater effect. Also you can let the solution sit on the stain for a little bit before cleaning it up.
Final Word: DIY Carpet Cleaning Solution
This is a simple cleaning solution that can be thrown together at a moment’s notice. Knowing how to throw this solution together could save you before a stain sets or before you have company coming to visit. Most of the products needed for solution can be found in almost any household and cost almost nothing to begin with. To get the ingredients cheaper you can buy them at your local dollar store.
So ultimately this is a great cleaning solution you shouldn’t have a tough time whipping together at a moment’s notice. Because it uses quality ingredients you’ll also know there isn’t anything nefarious added that is toxic. But the best part is that it works flawlessly in removing stains. So why not make your own DIY carpet cleaning solution?
This cleaning solution is liquid based but we also have a dry carpet cleaning solution that also does a great job. Also check out the rest of our DIY sections. If you’re feeling extra creative we cover areas such as Outdoor, Kitchen, Home Décor, Furniture, and even Cleaning DIY sections.