It’s important to keep your garden tools clean, to give them a long shelf life. In the summertime, periodically clean your garden tools to remove dirt, sludge, and germs. And at the end of the summer, before you store them for the long winter, give them another scrub with water and Murphy’s oil. It’s an easy DIY solution to keeping your garden tools in shape (Calling It Home).
All parents know about the dreaded marker stain, whether it ends up on your wall, your floor, or your furniture. There’s nothing worse than finding a permanent marker stain in a place it shouldn’t be. Whiteboards suffer the most, and most of the time, that marker doesn’t stay on the whiteboard. You can remove marker stains on whiteboards and your wall using a combination of Murphy Oil and water. Use a cloth to blot the stain. As you blot, the marker will transfer to the cloth and remove it from the surface, whether it’s a wall, clothing, or furniture (How to Clean Stuff).
To remove pesky carpet stains from large areas, or to simply keep your carpet free from stains, add Murphy’s soap oil to your vacuum. If it’s in a small spot, you can add a small amount of Murphy’s oil as a spot-clean using a small cloth. Let the solution sit on the stain for at least thirty minutes to work its magic and penetrate the fibers. To disperse the solution, scrub the soap in a circular motion. When it’s finished, you can vacuum up the solution, or simply remove it with water and a clean cloth (Hunker).
Our car’s wheels pick up the most dirt and grime while driving. Over time, this builds up. It’s important to stay on top of cleaning your car to keep it in the best shape possible. You don’t have to take it to the car wash, you can simply apply a mixture of Murphy’s Oil soap and water and use it to dab your car wheels and hubs. It’s safe to use, easy, and a much more cost-effective solution. The most effective way to clean is to remove your car wheels from the car, spray them down, and scrub them (YouTube).
Stainless steel sinks suffer the most. We’re constantly dumping dirty plates and used forks into them. Grease, old food, and dirt build-up, especially after heavy use. To properly clean your sink, wash away the grease with water, and then pour Murphy Oil all over your sink and scrub. You’ll end up with a beautiful, shining sink that looks as good as new. Say goodbye to bacon grease and butter! Be careful of pouring a lot of it down your drain so it doesn’t clog your pipes (Helpful Horse Hints).
Instead of going to the store and buying cleaning wipes, you can easily make your own. All you have to do is combine one cup of white vinegar, a tablespoon of baking soda, and one and a half tablespoons of Murphy Oil. Combine it all in two cups of warm water, and then soak microfiber towels in the solution. This solution will last a long time and is safer and more effective to use than the chemical wipes you buy at the store (Pinterest).
As we’ve mentioned, you can use Murphy’s Oil Soap to clean your wooden cabinets. It’ll add a beautiful shine to the exterior and interior of your wooden kitchen or bathroom cabinets. Because cabinets are one of the parts of your home that get the least amount of attention, they’re usually the dirtiest. Wood cleaners are expensive. Murphy’s Oil does the job just as effectively and for a way better price. Make use of that oil soap! It gets deep into the grime of dirt and sludge (Murphys Oil Soap).
Even though it’s more cost-effective in the long run to install traditional wood flooring in your home, you might opt for laminate floors. To keep them in tip-top shape and prevent them from cracking and popping, apply the soap to your floor as you would with any cleaner. It takes less than a day for the oil to be effective and stop your floors from squeaking. To prevent leaving any streaks, apply it with mopping and the damp-dry method. It won’t dull or damage your floors, either (Yodeon Decor).
There’s nothing worse than fixtures that look cheap, dull, or dirty. This will affect the rest of your home and make your living room seem unkempt. To keep your fixtures shining, apply soap oil to restore their luster and shine (The Dollar Stretcher).
To make an organic pesticide that’s easy to use, you need to get creative. That’s where Murphy’s Oil comes in. You can make an inexpensive, organic oil with Murphy’s Oil to reduce and limit the number of pests around your home. Use a cup of vegetable oil with a quarter cup of Murphy’s Oil soap. Put it into a spray bottle with water, shake it, and spray it around your home and outside in your garden and plants to prevent pesky pests from coming inside. They’ll get stuck in the oil and eventually die. Even though it’s unfortunate, it’ll keep you and your family safe and healthy. It’s time to enjoy your garden (Dining With Debbie).
Keeping your jewelry in top condition can get expensive and time-consuming. It’s important to keep them clean to make them last as long as possible. That’s where Murphy’s Oil comes in. If you mix one cup of soap with one liter of super-hot water, it’ll make your jewelry shine. To clean your jewelry, you can apply the soap using a small brush and paint the tiny crevices and hard-to-reach places. Before you let your jewelry dry, remove the soap (The Fun Times Guide).
As we’ve mentioned, you can use Murphy Oil to clean your appliances, sinks, and floors. That means you can use it to clean your entire bathroom. All you need is a cloth, soap, and Murphy’s oil. You can pour the oil into your bathtub and scrub the surfaces. When you’re finished, rinse it off with oil. It’ll cover all the bases! Or, pour a mixture of water and Murphy’s Oil into a spray bottle and use that to clean your bathroom.