DIY lemon eucalyptus deodorizing, disinfecting, sanitizing, Scum & grime cutting cleaners

Essential oils of Lemon & Eucalyptus.

A mighty combo of Eucalyptus & lemon essential oil: These essential oils either mixed in vinegar, water, baking soda, borax etc make great grime removers separate & together for tub, shower, toilet, sink, counters, faucets, lemon eucalyptus cleanersshower curtains/doors etc. & as a plus they are naturally a disinfectant, deodorizing & safe to use. So these 2 essential oils can be added separate or together to almost any DIY recipe for an amazing grime fighter for things like soap scum in the shower & tub & just an amazing all around multi cleaner. Eucalyptus & lemon for me are the best for soap scum & grime & I add them to all my tub, shower, sink cleaners & to my soft scrub (& pretty much all my DIY cleaners).

DIY lemon eucalyptus deodorizing, disinfecting, sanitizing, Scum & grime cutting cleaners

Most who switch from commercial cleaners or from high priced natural cleaners after discovering that the have a bad effect on their immune system are looking for DIY cleaners that are not only effective, but have a lasting scent that deodorizes & is mood lifting. The combo of lemon & Eucalyptus totally meets that need for many.

For me this sent is amazing to use during cleaning, it opens the sinuses, feels cooling & mood lifting, it brightens up wherever I am cleaning & as a plus it deters many pests from entering my home.

For more great DIY cleaners for your whole house check out my DIY cleaning blog series.

Some great recipes:

Scum & grime fighting Multi purpose spray cleaner:
Spray bottleperoxide cleaner
3 parts peroxide to 1 parts water
10 drops of Eucalyptus essential oil
10 drops of Lemon essential oil
Because of the peroxide in this mixture either store in dark cupboard when not using, or just mix in the brown peroxide bottle & add the sprayer to that bottle.
Great for cleaning all around the home, even mirrors, keep handy for fast cleaning of any area in your home. (great on grease as well), great to clean surfaces & appliances too.
Multi purpose lemon eucalyptus cleaner:
Spray bottle
Straight white vinegar
10 drops of Eucalyptus essential oil
10 drops of Lemon essential oil
Also great all around your home, works great on Windows Mirrors & Chrome, sliding tub doors, appliances & more.
Bathroom deodorizing, germ fighting room spray:
Spray bottle
Distilled water
10 to 20 drops of lemon essential oil
10 to 20 drops eucalyptus essential oil
Great to mist in the air of any room but can also be used as a surface cleaner, sink, toilet & tub cleaner. Great room deodorizer & sanitizer.

Lemon essential oil: (Citrus Limonia) Lemon oil  has strong antibacterial, anti-fungal, antiseptic & antiviral properties,  & is being used successfully for candida, riding the body of toxins & poisons, great used as an antidepressant, immune booster, for aiding digestion, it can be used for cold, flu, congestion, respiratory issues, nail fungus, cold sores, corns calluses, mood booster, & much more, It is also great for skin & hair & awesome in the laundry room.Lemon essential oil is a favorite in our home. To purchase Lemon essential oil go here.


Eucalyptus essential oil: (Eucalyptus Globulus & Eucalyptus Radiata) Eucalyptus oil is analgesic, antiseptic, antibacterial, anti-fungal, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, & an expectorant, it also used as a natural cleaning solvent, it is great for cold, flu & Eucalyptus has a antibacterial effect in the repository system including upper respiratory, decongestant, pneumonia, bronchitis, sinus infections, used successfully as an inhalant & a rub, as a natural deodorant, it is a fever reducer, Used on skin wounds, bruises, soreness, aches & pains, insect repellent, Eucalyptus promotes periodontal health, & fights against tooth decay, great for everything from acne, candida,  migraines to diabetes & ulcers & so much more, also great in DIY vapor rubs, yes Eucalyptus essential oil is another favorite in our house. To purchase Eucalyptus essential oils: Eucalyptus Globulus Essential Oil  here or Eucalyptus Radiata Essential Oil here.


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That is simple I use & recommend these 2 great brands:

  1. Skinny & Co. Coconut oil: Medicinal grade Extra Virgin coconut oil 100% pure. (click link for ordering info)
  2. Tropical Traditions Virgin Gold Label Coconut oil(click link for ordering info)
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