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All Purpose Cleaning Spray Recipe

All Purpose Cleaning Spray Recipe

This is a wonderfully simple, low chemical cleaning spray you can use all over your home.  It’s non-toxic, easy to make, works great and is way cheaper than store bought alternatives.  Scent it with your favorite essential oil and it’ll smell so fantastic you’ll (almost) want to clean!

All Purpose Cleaning Spray (Time: 2 minutes)



  • 16 oz spray bottle


  • Fill spray bottle almost to the top with water.
  • Add the liquid soap and essential oil.
  • Shake to mix.

Use: This simple cleaner can be used almost anywhere – counters, floors, walls, tables, bathrooms, etc.  Use like a normal all purpose cleaning spray – just spray the surface and wipe down with a cloth or sponge.

For more simple, homemade cleaning recipes, click here:

For advice on where to find reasonably priced spray bottles and homemade cleaning supply ingredients see my post:

This recipe was inspired by the book Clean House, Clean Planet by Karen Logan:  If you’re interested in making more of your own cleaning products – this is the best book I know!

Photo Credit: Spray Bottle, a photo by An American in Brazil on Flickr.


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