10 INCREDIBLE MURPHY’S OIL SOAP HACKS AND USES
1. FURNITURE CLEANER
Dirty furniture can make even the most beautiful home look terrible. Especially if you have guests over. The reason why furniture gets dirty easily is because of the built-up dust, this happens when you don’t clean them for a long time.
Murphy’s oil soap is really good for situations like these. All you need to do is pour 1 cup of Murphy’s oil soap in a bucket of water.
Then dip a soft cloth in the water and wipe any dirty furniture. This trick worked for me and I’m sure it will also work for you.
2. CLEANS WOODEN FLOORS
We all hate when the floor gets dirty. They make the house look and feel unclean and it doesn’t welcome visitors. Floors get dirty when there is too much dust built upon them.
To prevent this from happening, you should clean your floor more often.
But if your wooden floor is still dirty and unclean just do this simple hack. add 1-2 cups of Murphy’s oil soap in about 1 gallon of warm water and let it sit there for about 1 minute. Get a clean cloth or sponge and dip it in the warm water.
Then use it to wipe the wooden floors. Remember not to scrub too hard because you don’t want to damage the wooden material.
3. REMOVES STAINS OUT OF CLOTHING
Most people can agree that stains on clothes are really awful to look at. Most of us also hate when our clothes get stained in public and you cant change them. But Murphy’s oil soap is good for situations like these.
What you need to do is spray or sprinkle Murphy’s oil soap on the stained area.
Then rub the stained area for a1-4 minutes. By doing this your stained clothing should be gone in no time.
It is easy to create an all-purpose cleaner with Murphy’s oil soap. The method is really simple and you just need two things. You need Murphy’s oil soap and water. Then clean the area which you think is dirty.
That’s it, nothing else. It’s that simple. You can also add vinegar to the mixture. With this, you can clean most of the furniture or other items in your house.
5. YOU CAN USE IT TO WASH YOUR DOGS
Yes, I know this is a weird one but trust me it works. Dogs are awesome pets, but they can easily get dirty and when this happens they can start to smell a bit smelly.
To prevent this from happening, all you need to do is mix 1/2 cup of Murphy’s oil soap with 6 cups of water. Dip a cloth in the mixture.
Then use the cloth to wash your dog. It is best to avoid getting soap in the dog’s eyes. You can also use your hands instead of a washrag.
6. INSECT REPELLENT
Most of us hate insects, they are creepy, crawly, and weird-looking. But with this hack, you can get rid of them or prevent them from coming your way.
All you need to do is combine Murphy’s oil soap with rubbing alcohol, water, lemon juice, and cooking oil. This can be used to repel insects away from landscapes and gardens.
7. POLISHES CABINETS
This is very simple. All you need to do is Spray Murphy’s oil soap on the cabinet and use a clean dry cloth to wipe it. If you only have the Murphys oil soap in the bottle, Then just put 4 cork fulls of it on a cloth and wipe the cabinets.
8. USE IT TO CLEAN YOUR SHOWER
Use it to clean and shine the walls in your shower. Pour 1/2 cup of Murphys Oil soap on a sponge and use it to wipe the corners and the walls in your shower.
This will give you a clean-looking shower wall.
9. CLEAN AND SHINE FACE BASIN
To do this all you have to do is the following. Get a sponge and pour 1/2 cup of Murphy’s Oil soap on it. Use the sponge to clean the face basin.
10. POLISHES KITCHEN SINK
This is very simple to do. Just follow this tip. Get a soft damp cloth and pour 1/2 cup of Murphy’s oil soap on it and use the cloth to wipe the sink.
The sink will have a shiny look after doing this.