Hellobeautiful Featured Video

Lemons are probably the most versatile items you can use in your kitchen to keep it smelling fresh and clean. 

Here are some tips on how to use a natural ingredient like lemons to clean your kitchen from

Countertops: Dip the cut side of a lemon half in baking soda to tackle countertops; wipe with a wet sponge and dry. Don’t use on delicate stone, like marble, or stainless steel (it may discolor).

Cutting boards: To remove tough food stains from light wood and plastic cutting boards, slice a lemon in half, squeeze onto the soiled surface, rub, and let sit for 20 minutes before rinsing.

7 ways to reuse household items.

Dishes: To increase the grease-cutting power of your dishwashing detergent, add a teaspoon of lemon juice.

Faucets: Combat lime scale by rubbing lemon juice onto the taps and letting it sit overnight. Wipe with a damp cloth.

Click here for more tips.

How to create a cheerful kitchen

More from Hello Beautiful