DIY Soft Scrub: An Eco-Friendly Cleaning Solution

Keeping your home clean and sparkling doesn’t have to mean using harsh chemicals. You can make an effective, eco-friendly soft scrub cleaner with just a few simple ingredients. This DIY cleaner is perfect for tackling tough stains and grime on various surfaces, including countertops, sinks, and bathtubs.


  • 1 cup baking soda
  • 1/4 cup castile soap
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 10 drops of essential oil (optional for fragrance)
  • 1 tablespoon hydrogen peroxide (optional for extra cleaning power)


  1. Mix Baking Soda and Soap: In a bowl, combine the baking soda and castile soap. Stir until it forms a paste.
  2. Add Water and Essential Oils: Gradually add water to the mixture until you achieve a thick, creamy consistency. If desired, add a few drops of essential oil for a pleasant scent.
  3. Enhance with Hydrogen Peroxide: For tougher stains, mix in a tablespoon of hydrogen peroxide to boost the cleaning power.

How to Use:

  • Apply the Scrub: Scoop a small amount of the soft scrub onto a sponge or cloth.
  • Scrub the Surface: Gently scrub the surface in a circular motion, focusing on areas with tough stains or buildup.
  • Rinse and Wipe: Rinse the area with water and wipe it clean with a damp cloth.

This homemade soft scrub cleaner is not only effective but also safe for you and the environment. Say goodbye to harsh chemicals and hello to a naturally clean home!

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