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Homemade Shower Spray Recipes

For Daily Use:

1/3 cup rubbing alcohol
1 cup water

Tile and Grout Cleaner:

1/2 cup of baking soda
1/3 cup of ammonia
1/4 cup of white vinegar
7 cups of water

*Source: Queen of Clean [1]

Borax Mix:

3 cups hot water
1/2 cup Vinegar
1 TBS Dish Detergent
1 TBS Borax

Door Tracks:
*First published February 14, 2007 and moved to this page for better organization

If it’s just regular cleaning you need to do, simply pour vinegar in the tracks, soak for a few minutes then rinse out with water.

Make sure the drain holes aren’t clogged with gunk, you want the water to flow out easily. Also lay towels on the bathroom floor along the bathtub to catch any water overflow.

If it’s a grime, gunk and mildew disaster on your hands, you can try the following tips…

First clean out as much as you can, then stuff the drain holes with small, tight wads of toilet paper or chunks of paper towel. Pour preferred grime buster solution (listed below) in the track to completely cover without flowing over, then allow to soak for an hour or two.

Loosening Up The Grime:

After soaking, unclog the drain holes and allow cleaner to flow out of the tracks. Rinse well with hot water. Then get your tools out and dig into the little corners and crevices. See below for some tools to try.


If things are really bad: