Store-bought cleaning solutions are quickly becoming a thing of the past, thanks to the many effective DIY recipes that are taking households (and Pinterest) by storm. This homemade solution only takes a few minutes to prepare, and will work with any type of carpet cleaning machine.
- 1 gallon plastic or glass container with lid
- 1 cup hydrogen peroxide
- 1/8 cup dish liquid
- 1 tablespoon Oxiclean
- ½ cup fabric softener
Step 1: Using a funnel, add all ingredients to your plastic or glass container.
Step 2: Fill the remainder of your container with warm water.
Step 3: Fill the reservoir of your carpet cleaner with warm water and add 2 ounces of the homemade solution.
Step 4: Clean your carpet according to your carpet cleaner’s instructions.