Glass is eco-friendly and recyclable. You can create it with basic and abundant materials. It is also very versatile, which make it a practical option for upgrading the look of your home. Best of all, glass is easy to clean and maintain.
If you are into eco-friendly living, here are a few DIY glass cleaner recipes using ingredients readily available in any Perth store or supermarket.
Alcohol and Cornstarch Mix
Stir 1/4 cup rubbing alcohol, 1/4 cup white vinegar, and a tablespoon of cornstarch into two cups of water. Put everything in a spray bottle and shake well. Remember to shake vigorously before using, so the solution will mix well. This mixture can make any glass balustrading of Perth homes smooth and spotless.
Essential Oils Mix
Mix two cups water and an equal amount of vinegar in a spray bottle. Add 10 drops of any essential oil that can reduce the smell of your mixture, such as lemon and citrus. Shake well, spray on glass surface, wipe with a microfiber cloth. You can also wash the glass with eco-friendly detergent before using this solution, as this removes all residues on the panel.
This version mixes everything in the first two recipes, following mostly the ratio of the first one. It not only cleans the glass surface, but also keeps it smelling good. The recipe needs two cups of water mixed in 1/4 cup isopropyl alcohol, 1/4 cup white or apple cider vinegar, 1 tablespoon of cornstarch, and 8-10 drops of scented essential oils. You can adjust the drops of oil, depending on your preference with the mixture’s scent.
Your glass panels and balustrading can look even more exquisite if you know how to maintain them properly. Use these DIY solutions to keep your glass looking great.