Home Care

Degrease Anything In One Swipe With Alkaline Cleaner

The power of this magic solution will surprise you!

Photography: Vincent Coscolluela (Main Photo)

When was the last time you took a hard look at your kitchen cabinets and countertops? When these spaces need cleaning, a quick wipe down usually does the trick. However, what we don't see are the deep-seated grease stains that can ruin our cooking corners in the long run. Revive these spots with a little elbow grease and this all-natural fix: 

What you need:

  • 1/2 teaspoon of Epsom salts
  • 2 teaspoons of baking soda  
  • 1/2 teaspoon of liquid detergent
  • 2 cups hot water
  • A spray bottle


  • Combine the Epsom salts, baking soda, and soap in a spray bottle.
  • Pour in hot water, screw on the lid, and shake it vigorously to allow the ingredients to blend well. 
  • Spritz every six inches or so away from the surface once or twice then wipe it off with a damp washcloth as you go.

RL Tip: For tough dirt and stubborn stains, leave the cleanser on for a few minutes before wiping it off.

SOURCE: Naturally Bubbly 

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