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12 Natural Cleaners for Your Home

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Coffee Grounds


The rough texture of coffee grounds makes them the perfect scrubbing agent. Wrap a few spoonfuls in a rag, secure with a rubber band, and scrub away any hard-to-clean gunk from last night's dinner.

Coffee is also a deodorizer. Soak your cutting boards in it to remove any smelly odors, and place a bowl of it in your fridge or at the bottom of your trash can to keep your home smelling fresh and clean.

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