In this post, I will share how to make your own homemade carpet cleaner. Using baking soda to clean and freshen your carpets or area rugs is a game changer!
Baking soda can be used in many cleaning products around the house and is efficient, inexpensive, and powerful.
It is used to clean and deodorize – not just for cooking!
TIP: Buying a large bag of baking soda will save you money and you’ll have it available the next time you want to make your own cleaning products with baking soda!
What Can You Clean With Baking Soda?
Pretty much everything around your house! Here are just a few…
Baking Soda Uses For Cleaning
- Stainless Steel
- Coffee Pots
- Tile and Grout
Baking Soda Uses To Deodorize
- Garbage Cans
- Carpets (recipe in this post)
- Garbage Disposals and Drains
How To Make This Homemade Carpet Cleaner
2 Cups Baking Soda
10-15 drops of essential oils (I love using lavender and lemon)
Combine all ingredients in a jar with tight fitting lid.
Sprinkle on carpets or area rugs before vacuuming. Leave for at least 1 hour and up to 24 hours prior to cleaning.
This carpet cleaner will freshen, deodorize, and get rid of that musty smell we all hate.
If your pet had an accident, use this after you remove the stain to make sure the odor is gone!