Essential Oils are great for many things. They can help you feel good, smell good, and clean your home, too!

I found 11 of the BEST essential oil cleaning recipes to help you save money and simplify the way you clean (without using harsh chemicals).

1. DIY Grease Cleaner

You can make your own de-greaser cleaning spray using castile soap with essential oils to remove the grease and grime from your stove, microwave, or your dishes.

2. DIY Dryer Sheets

You can make these reusable, non-toxic dryer sheets with vinegar, a sealable glass container, old dishtowels, and your favorite essential oil. Once you’ve tried this, you’ll ditch the fabric softener for good! Make it here.

3. DIY Dishwasher Tablets

These essential oil dishwasher tabs take less than 5 minutes to make! Add just 8 drops of essential oil and you’ll love how clean they will leave your dishes. You’ll save a ton of money and the lemon scent smells divine. Make it here.

4. DIY Carpet Freshener

Pets and small kids can do a number on the carpet. Add 5-8 drops of your favorite essential oil to baking soda and spread over your carpet. Let it rest for a few minutes before vacuuming it up and you’re carpet will smell fresh again!

5. DIY Air Freshener Plug-In Refill

Plug-in refills can be quite expensive, but you can do it yourself. All you need is to combine your favorite scented oil with water, plug it back into your wall, and you’ll fall in love this chemical-free hack! Make it here.

6. DIY Cleaning Wipes

You can make your own cleaning wipes with vinegar, water, rubbing alcohol, dish soap, and 8-10 drops of citrus essential oil. And the best part is it’s all chemical-free! Here’s how.

7. DIY Linen Spray

If your towels, sheets, and pillowcases smell funny you can make your own lemon & lavender linen spray using essential oils to give them a fresh scent again. Make it here.

8. DIY Shoe Deodorizer

Just 2 ingredients and water, this hack actually works better than any store-bought shoe deodorize you’ll ever try! Make it here.

9. DIY Car Freshener

10. DIY Liquid Laundry Detergent

You can still get your clothes super clean and smell fresh without using harsh, icky chemicals. Just follow this recipe.

11. DIY Foaming Hand Wash

Don’t waste another cent buying soap that dries out your hands. You can make your own all-natural moisturizing hand soap using essential oil, coconut oil, and castile soap!

I hope these DIY recipes inspired you to make your own cleaning products! Shop for essential oils here.