Mix equal parts of white vinegar and water in a clean spray bottle. This makes a great all-purpose cleaner for counter tops and quick clean ups all over the house. The acetic acid in the vinegar kills viruses, germs, bacteria, and mold. For stronger clean up jobs, full strength white vinegar can be used. Note: Do not use on marble.
In a two cup glass measuring cup mix 2 tablespoons of white vinegar and 1 teaspoon of borax. Add 1 cup of hot water and stir until the borax is dissolved. Let this mixture cool a few minutes and then pour into a 16 ounce spray bottle. Add more water to the bottle leaving enough room to add 1/4 cup of castile soap. To scent, add 15-20 drops of your favorite essential oil.
Baking soda on a damp sponge or cloth can be used for a mild abrasive cleaner. It cleans and deodorizes all kitchen and bathroom surfaces.
Mix vinegar and salt together for an abrasive surface cleaner.
Combine 3 tablespoons of white vinegar, 1/2 teaspoon washing soda, 1/2 teaspoon castile soap, and 2 cups of hot water. This solution can be placed in a spray bottle or bucket to clean surfaces.