25 Ways to Clean Naturally with Peroxide

Hydrogen peroxide is a great all natural cleaner.  I am here with 25 ways to use it to naturally clean your home.  

If you have missed any of our series, check out the ways to clean with vinegar, cream of tartar, peroxide, steam, baking soda, lemon, corn starch, salt and rubbing alcohol.

Now lets check out how to use peroxide to clean naturally.

PLEASE NOTE:  Always test all surfaces before using peroxide.  Peroxide acts as a bleach so treat it as such.  Hydrogen peroxide should always be stored in a brown bottle to maintain the effectiveness.  The peroxide mentioned below is the 3% variety that they sell in any drugstore. 
  1. Use in place of bleach in the wash.  Add 1 cup to your load to whiten whites.
  2. Clean cutting boards after cutting chicken with peroxide to kill salmonella.  Allow to sit for maximum germ killing power.
  3. Wash your fruits and veggies with peroxide before eating.
  4. Mix peroxide 50:50 with water in a spray bottle.  Use to disinfect bathroom surfaces.
  5. Pour over your toothbrushes or soak in peroxide to sanitize.
  6. Soak stained plastic food containers in peroxide overnight to remove stains.
  7. Soak yellowed lace in a sink full of water and 2 cups of peroxide.  Soak for at least one hour.
  8. Remove mold with hydrogen peroxide.
  9. Wash plastic shower curtain liners with 1 cup of peroxide in the rinse cycle to remove mold and mildew.
  10. Add 1 cup of peroxide to toilet to clean.  Let stand 30 minutes then scrub.
  11. Mix equal parts blue Dawn and peroxide.  Apply to stains on clothing and let sit for 30 minutes before laundering.
  12. Mix peroxide with water in equal parts.  Soak your sponges for 10 minutes to clean.
  13. Make a paste of peroxide and baking soda.  Apply to dirty pans with baked on messes.  Allow to sit then scrub clean.
  14. Add 1/2 a cup of peroxide to a bucket of hot water to mop your floors.
  15. Clean toys with peroxide to sanitize.
  16. Add 1/2 cup peroxide to your dishwater for cleaner dishes.
  17. Spray on your fridge, let sit, then wipe clean.  This will clean and sanitize.
  18. Mix 50:50 with water for a window cleaning solution.
  19. Clean your humidifier with a solution of 1 pint hydrogen peroxide to a gallon of water.  Run through the humidifier.
  20. Walls and countertops can be cleaned with just hydrogen peroxide in a spray bottle.
  21. Pour peroxide into the bottom of your garbage cans.  Allow to soak then wipe clean.
  22. Spray the inside of your microwave down with peroxide as well.  Allow to sit then wipe clean.
  23. Mix equal parts peroxide and liquid laundry detergent.  Apply to wine stains.  Blot the stain and wash with water.
  24. Clean cookie sheets with a paste of baking soda and hydrogen peroxide.
  25. Apply to any hard surface such as door knobs to disinfect and get rid of germs.  Be sure to allow to sit before wiping away. 
Hydrogen peroxide can be a great all natural cleaner for you home.  Add it to your cleaning arsenal to eliminate toxins.  Can you think of other ways to clean naturally with peroxide?

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  1. says

    Awesome tips! I love homemade cleaners. They’re so much better for you than all of the chemicals. I’ll have to try these ideas out with the peroxide though.

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