10 Things To Do Before You Start Spring Cleaning (To Make It A Breeze)

Spring cleaning is just around the corner - but first, this!

By Hometalk Highlights

Raid your drawers for old stockings

Make your own dryer balls using yarn and stockings, and save money on dryer sheets.

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Stock up on hydrogen peroxide

Hydrogen peroxide (& vinegar too, for that matter) is a natural cleaner for most anything - like toys.

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Start saving your citrus peels

Use citrus-infused vinegar to naturally disinfect and clean dirty areas around your home - free!

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Mix up a spray to help with dusting

Before you start dusting every crevice and corner like a mad person, make it easier with this!

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Gather all your old, ratty t-shirts

Old t-shirts are amazing for DIY reusable disinfectant wipes, fabric softener pads, etc.

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Buy enough aluminum foil to coat your sink

Sound like a random amount? Once you see this instant silver cleaning trick you'll understand.

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Have a few extra ice cube trays on hand

Whether you're making toilet cleaner bombs like these or washing tablets, ice trays are a must.

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Clean out a few mason jars

Keep mason jars handy for easy DIY cleaning mixes, like this popular laundry sauce.

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Get an extra toothbrush for grout

Cleaning grout doesn't have to be hard (with THESE tips), but a toothbrush will make it very easy.

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Gather an arsenal of favorite essential oils

Essential oils are (ahem) essential to any good DIY cleaner, like this natural linen spray.

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