Wonderful Uses For Lemons

lemon splash

We have a lemon tree on the side of our yard that produces a copious amount of lemons. My wife loves the smell of lemons and even though it wouldn’t seem possible that she could use them all, she manages to. She loves the smell so much that she incorporates them into her daily activities whenever possible to make our house smell lemony fresh. One of the added benefits of her using lemons instead of store bought house cleaners and fresheners is that it’s a lot less expensive and better for the environment. Here are some of many ways she uses lemons around our house as a cleaner.

Soap Scum

If you apply lemon juice directly to soap scum and hard water deposits, the lemon juice will

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4 Responses to Wonderful Uses For Lemons

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  2. Crys says:

    Lemons are also good for rubbing over grills to break up the grease and build-up (and even to scrub it off of your hands later too).

  3. Rebecca says:

    Lemon juice rubbed in your hands will get rid of strong odors absorbed on your skin almost immediately (such as onions, garlic, and raw fish)

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