DIY Citrus Fabric Sanitizer Spray

Last Update: September 27, 2022

Refresh your fabrics, rugs, sheets, and closets with this DIY sanitizing spray. The recipe, courtesy of Clean Mama’s Guide to a Healthy Home by Becky Rapinchuk, requires just four simple ingredients that you might already have on hand! Once you learn the basic ratios, play around with your favorite essential oil scents for a custom blend.

DIY Citrus Fabric Sanitizer Spray

What you need

½ cup water
¼ cup rubbing alcohol
2 drops Thrive Market Organic Lemon Essential Oil
4 drops Thrive Market Organic Orange Essential Oil


In a small fine-mist spray bottle, combine all the ingredients and shake well. Spray on any water-friendly furniture fabric, letting the fabric dry completely before using that piece of furniture.

From CLEAN MAMA’S GUIDE TO A HEALTHY HOME: The Simple Room-by-Room Plan for a Natural Home. Copyright © 2019 by Becky Rapinchuk. Reprinted with permission from HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

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