how to clean & kill mould

With Lemon Oil – bathrooms, kitchen, carpet, walls etc.

Making an oil of Lemons solution:
1.   Dilute one teaspoon of Lemon oil with one litre of water in a spray bottle
2.   Apply to surface.
3.   Best results are achieved by waiting several hours before washing off (ideally 24 hours if possible) as the Lemon oil attacks mould spores, killing the mould at its source.
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Carpet
1. Make Lemon oil solution (as above)
2. Spray over carpet lightly
3. Leave for 24 hours
4. Vacuum
5. Repeat process if necessary

Ceilings
1. Make Lemon oil solution (as above)
2. Cover broom head with light cloth
3. Spray solution over broom head lightly
4. Apply to ceiling lightly using broom
5. Repeat process next day

Kitchen Laminate/benches
1. Make Lemon oil solution
2. Spray onto surface
3. Leave for 30 minutes (for persistent mould leave overnight)
4. Scrub with cloth
5. Repeat if needed

Walls
1. Make Lemon oil solution (as above)
2. Spray on mould effected wall
3. Allow to dry for 24 hours
4. Dust wall to remove mould
5. Repeat if necessary.

Blinds
1. Make Lemon oil solution (as above)
2. Lightly spray blinds
3. Leave for 24 hours
4. Brush away dead mould spores

Lemon Oil Uses:
Ideal when: focusing, concentrating, being active or creating a refreshing atmosphere.
Use to help: • create home cleansing products • freshen the bathroom
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Lemon Oil for Mould:
Lemon Oil is commonly used for cleaning mould. It inhibits mould by attacking and killing the spores.

Things you’ll need.
* Cleaning solution (for a simple, natural cleaner we recommend bicarbonate soda and vinegar)
* Lemon Oil
* Water
* Plastic sprayer (available for a couple of dollars from hardware stores)
Directions:
1. The surface should be cleaned with a solution of vinegar and bicarbonate soda. (4 litres of hot water, 1-tablespoon sodium bicarbonate plus half a cup of vinegar).
2. Prepare a solution by mixing 1 teaspoon of Lemon oil with 1 litre of water.
3. Spray solution of Lemon oil sprayed onto the area.
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Directions:
* Use in a Lemon Oil in vaporizer either singly or you can experiment with a combination of oils.
* A few drops of essential oil can be used to fragrance massage oil or added to bases for cosmetic applications.
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Storing Lemon Oil:

All essential oils should be well sealed, stored out of direct sunlight and away from heat.

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