1. As a natural carpet cleaner.
2. As a spring-scented room spray.
3. As an all-natural spray cleaner.
Lemongrass oil and lime oil, together with some stalks of fresh lemongrass, help this straightforward, all-purpose 1:1 vinegar cleaning solution smell bespoke.
4. As an air freshener.
Baking soda + the essential oil(s) of your choice = a natural, long-lasting air freshener and odor absorber.
5. To clean your bed pillows.
You're supposed to clean your bed pillows? Well, yes — and at least every three months. A few drops of lavender essential oil when you do will help them smell of sweet, sweet slumber.
6. To deodorize your mattress.
Lavender oil also helps keep your mattress smelling great while you deodorize. Because you are deodorizing it, right?
7. In your dishwasher.
Sure, you can just toss a cup of vinegar in your dishwasher for a quick, easy clean — or you can take it to the next level by adding a few drops of lemon oil to this simple DIY recipe.
8. In the diaper pail.
If any household item was in need of serious aromatherapizing (is that a word?), it's the diaper pail. These DIY disks call for something substantial — the recipe calls for lavender but something citrus might be necessary.
9. As reusable cleaning wipes.
Move over Clorox. These DIY bathroom cleaning wipes leverage lemon and lavender oils for quick clean-ups. And they're reusable, too.
10. In the shower.
Vinegar, dish soap, and tea tree oil join forces to keep the mildew at bay in your shower. To be used daily.
11. On your floors.