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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

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HOUSE CLEANING TIPS! 10 ALL-NATURAL WAYS TO USE A LEMON

Jan 13, 2014

House Cleaning Tips! 10 All-Natural Ways to Use a Lemon

When life gives you lemons, grab the salt and scrub-a-dub-dub. The common household fruit is the ultimate, all-natural cleaning agent. Lemons not only deodorize the house with a zesty fragrance, but they also dissolve dirt and act as an antibacterial solution, thanks to a high level of citric acid.

Whether you're looking to finally rid your microwave of that mysterious caked-on mess or find an enironmentally-safe way to mop up the muddied snow the kids tracked in, we've got 10 house cleaning tips that'll get the job done with a little bit of elbow grease and a whole lot of lemons.

Click through the slideshow above to replace that bottle of bleach with something a little more family-friendly.

By Maria Denardo

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