What you'll need
- Cleaning gloves
- Sponge or dish towel
- Lemon essential oil
- White vinegar
- Baking soda
- Table salt
- Distilled water
- Dish soap
Ready to get started? Follow these steps to save time
Step 1: Grab any kitchen towels, aprons or linens and throw them in the washing machine.
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Step 2: Tackle your messy microwave by using water and a few drops of essential oils to steam clean it.
Step 3: Next, zap those germy sponges. Just soak them in water, add them to a bowl and microwave for one minute.
Step 4: Next, use that essential oil, vinegar and water to degrease your stove top.
Step 5: Tackle your trash can. When the bag's out, use a vinegar and water solution to clean it out and then sprinkle baking soda to deodorize.
Step 6: Give your drain a sniff. Use a combination of baking soda, table salt and vinegar to freshen and deodorize your smelly sink.
Step 7: Check your kitchen window for any fingerprints or grease. Use glass cleaner or make your own with vinegar, water and essential oil.
Step 8: Master your messy fridge. Clean and wipe down drawers and shelves and then install a organizational system that will save time and money.
Step 9: Last, but not least, your coffee pot: Give your kitchen VIP the TLC it deserves by running a vinegar and water mix through the brew cycle to remove mineral buildup and help it (and you) go the distance.
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