There are some people, who spend more of their time in their car than in their homes. This is when your car gets more important than your actual house and considering how much of your time you spend in your car, it definitely needs your attention and care. A very dirty car is a big no-no, the same way you would like to maintain your home in perfect condition. So, if you are hiring carpet and curtain cleaning services for your house, or if you do them by yourself, why not considering the very much needed car upholstery cleaning. It doesn’t have to be delivered by the professionals, you can totally do this by yourself following our simple and easy steps and the home-made car upholstery cleaner receipt we are recommending.

We guarantee that you are going to see a huge improvement using this simple DIY receipt. It is easy to make it, because all the ingredients you need, you probably already have them at home. Here is what you need:

  • 3 tablespoons grated soap
  • 2 tablespoons Borax
  • 10 drops essential lavender oil (or an essential oil of your choice, it depends on the fragrance you prefer your car to smell like)
  • 2 cups boiling water

Add all the ingredients in a plastic bowl and mix them, stir until the soap is dissolved and the mixture gets foamy. Then take a stiff scrub brush and dip it into your cleaning mixture. Scrub all the upholstery parts your car is in serious need of a good wash and keep doing this until each part is perfectly clean and all the dirt and stains are gone. After you are done with scrubbing the upholstery, wipe the area clean with a wet rag. This might be the challenge since the cleaning mixture is pretty foamy, but don’t stop until all the foam and soapy residue is removed. Take another bowl with you that is filled with clear water to rinse out the rag periodically. If your car’s upholstery is too dirty, you may have to refill your bowl with clear water a few times throughout the process.

Once you scrub out all the dirt and wipe all away, you are done, that it is! Just let it air dry completely before you use your car again. You will enjoy dramatically clean car mats and upholstery. You can use this method and receipt every now and then when your car is in need of a good wash because this cleaner won’t occur the condition of the car’s upholstery. A car can be considered as a second home for many people, so comfort, cleanliness and tidiness are very, very important and you have to take care of your car to make it as convenient for you, as possible. Make sure to follow our blog page for even more helpful professional advice, tips and tricks, we are glad to help you out with the cleaning issues you may have! If you want to find more ideas for effective car wash, be sure to check this article.