• Lemon & Lavender Rug Powder

 

Do your carpets and rugs need a midwinter to pick me up? Try this natural DIY remedy to freshen both carpets and rugs between shampoos!


Here is what you will need:


-2 cups baking soda

-1 cup citric acid

-1 tablespoon lavender flowers

-20 drops Lavender EO

-1 tablespoon lemon zest

-15 drops Lemon EO

-Wide mouth mason jar


Mix ingredients in a large mixing bowl and spoon into the jar (or jars).


Optional - Use a nail and a hammer to make small holes in the lid of the jar to make sprinkling onto carpet easier!


Once you have sprinkled an even layer onto rug or carpet, let it sit for 5-10 minutes. Then vacuum up and enjoy the fresh aroma of Lemon and Lavender!