Even if you clean your car often its bound to get dirty again, and it will get dirty easily… There are a lot of products out there for cleaning your car and most of them are filled to the brim with nasty harmful chemicals and frequent use will leave you exposed to their harm as you drive.
If you are looking to do a good spring cleaning of your car, and you probably do, this is the list that you need to read. Best part of it, its all without the harmful chemicals and you should have most of the required ingredients and tools just laying around your home.
1. Natural Carpet Cleaner
Get rid of all those dark, dirty and muddy stains on your upholstery and mats with this all-natural solution, as shown in video above.
Tip: You can use this cleaner almost anywhere, carpets, sofas, mattresses…
2. Make Your Headlights Sparkle
Are your headlights cloudy from road debris and weather? Simply use some toothpaste to bring them back to factory new shine.
Tip: Its best to use a toothpaste that contains baking soda.
3. Best Way to Clean Dusty Air Vents
Quick and easy trick to clean your car’s vents and other hard to reach places using just a simple and cheap sponge brush.
Tip: Remember to clean under your door handles, around the steering wheel controls and back seat air ducts.
4. Completely Natural Air Freshener
Get rid of those harmful car fresheners. This DIY solution shown in the video above is not only easy to make but also will make your car smell like heaven. All you have to do is place it in a cup holder or on the floor in a secure spot, and you’re ready to go.
Tip: You can cap your freshener with a breathable cloth if you don’t have a metal lid jar.
5. Prevent Windshield Wiper Streaks
This super fast hack will save you a ton of money. Instead of buying new wipers when your old ones begin streaking just refresh them like shown in the video and they will be streak free again.
Tip: Use a tooth pick to remove and deep seated dirt from the wipers ridges before cleaning them.
6. Change The Air Filter Yourself
Prevent your car from getting stinky and developing harmful mold in the air system. This process will be similar on most cars and trucks.
Tip: For added protection keep a jar of baking soda in your car covered with a breathable cloth (look at the hack above on a DIY air freshener to make it even better)
8. Make DIY Interior Wipes
This is a perfect DIY hack for your car interior. Completely natural and super effective wipes for your whole car interior. Store bought wipes are not too expensive but the difference can rack up over time.
Tip: If you have a plastic container the same width as the paper roll, use that one.
9. Get Rid Of Pet Hair
Vacuum cleaner not picking up the pet hairs? Use this simple hack and with just a pair of rubber gloves easily pick up pet hair from your car seats.
Tip: You can also use nitrile gloves and a pet brush to increase effectiveness