DIY - SAVE MONEY BY MAKING IT YOURSELF

There are so many things that can be made from scratch that'll save you money. But... listen... I'm not talking about baking your own bread...or making your own mascara (yes that's a thing) or even making our own ice cream (it's more expensive to make it, than to buy it!) Nope. The recipes you'll find here are all:
1. Quicker to make than running up to the store to buy it (so you won't boil anything to make liquid laundry soap)
2. Cheaper to make than to buy.
Leave me a comment under the posts you try so I know how you like them!

The Best Relief Spray Made With Essential Oils For Sunburns

  Living in the sunshine state sure can cause some serious sunburns, and a secret trick to hurry up and make them turn that sunburn into a suntan is to make a spray using essential oils for sunburns. In seconds your sunburn will have some relief. During the summer, we...

How To Make Super Cheap Laundry Scent Boosters

  My husband thinks one of the best modern laundry inventions are laundry scent boosters. He loves getting a shirt out of his drawer several weeks after it's been sitting in there, putting it on, and breathing in that clean, freshly washed scent. But those fresh...

How To Clean Stainless Steel Sinks And Not Spend A Fortune

  For the last three years I've asked for one thing for Christmas: a new kitchen sink. My husband thought that was a horrible gift to buy me, but they are expensive, so we've limped along with our rusting-out-of-the counter sink. Until this Christmas, for Black...

How To Make A Cheap Leather Sofa Cleaner That Works

There are several furniture pieces in my home that I love, my leather sofa and my leather office chair. While they are great, they seem to get the most dirt, and I'll admit, coffee spills from me especially on my office chair. We paid the extra money to buy the bottle...

How To Deodorize Carpet (Or Rugs) With A Scent You'll Love

  You know I have a big family with lots of kids and cats, and that means I am constantly trying to learn how to deodorize carpet and rugs... fast! Usually right before guests are about to stop by (because being prepared is no fun!). And usually, like the mad momma I...

How To Make A Floor Cleaner For Super Clean Floors

Does your laminate floor cleaner work well? The floors throughout my entire house look like wood, but they are actually a laminate. I love them because they are so strong. They don't show scratches and they are easy to clean. You know that I am a crazy cat lady and I...

How To Make Homemade Stainless Steel Cleaner In Just Minutes

It was cleaning day and I ran out. I simply ran out of stainless steel cleaner and polish and I didn't want to run to the store again. I was going to have to make my own homemade stainless steel cleaner and polish if I was going to get my cleaning done. I'm sure you...

How To Make DIY Adhesive Remover – Just 2 Ingredients

You know that I love to use old jars but I needed to find the best adhesive remover to get those sticky labels off the front. Spaghetti, salsa, and jelly jars are prime examples of jars that I love to save and reuse. After my kids kept breaking the good drinking...

The Best DIY Disinfectant Spray To Make This Year

  Did you know I LOVE disinfectant spray? I do. It's a simple reason really. It totally destroys germs, and the cold and flu bugs. Why wouldn't I love it?! Seeing that I have 4 kids who seem to get to get sick every cold and flu season, I try to keep those germs out...

How To Make The Best Toilet Bowl Cleaner For Pennies

With 6 people in our house, we were in desperate need of the best toilet bowl cleaner around. Plus we have guests...lots of them. I wondered why the toilets were always in bad shape, but then I counted how many times the toilet is used in just one week. Over 100...

How To Make Ammonia Free Glass Cleaner You'll Love

Have you seen the prices of ammonia free glass cleaner lately? Wow! It is so expensive. Over $4 for just one bottle! I was astounded the last time I had to purchase a bottle and my gut just sank. Buying my family good quality food is something we really strive for, so...

The Best Homemade Fabric Refresher You Can Make Today

I needed a homemade fabric refresher like last week because my car became so smelly. My boys get smelly, very smelly. They play disc golf outside in the Florida heat. And then they get rained on and they accumulate mud as well. So not only do they get smelly, but...

How To Make A Natural Fabric Softener Right Now

  While we all want to go a little greener these days, finding a natural fabric softener that doesn't cost an arm and a leg is quite difficult. Not only are the name brand bottles of natural fabric softener so expensive, but all of the laundry products are so pricey!...

The Best Liquid Laundry Detergent You Can DIY In Minutes

  What is the best liquid laundry detergent ever? Everyone has their favorite and unfortunately every single one has a pretty large price tag on it. The cost just adds to the torture since laundry is the never-ending chore. That's one reason why I wanted to come up...

How To Make Castile Soap – The Best Liquid Version Yet

  I have been on a quest to make cheaper things for my house and it was on my list to learn how to make Castile soap - the liquid version. Just in case you didn't know, Castile soap is natural and free of toxins! Plus, it's environmentally friendly. Now, who doesn't...

The Best DIY Powder Detergent You Can Easily Make Today

I went years only using liquid laundry detergent. I never realized that a powder detergent could be just effective and store longer than their liquid counterpart. Since powder detergent is easier to travel with than liquid, I decided it would be convenient to make one...

How To Create Frugal & Festive Thanksgiving Tabletop Centerpieces

I love hosting Thanksgiving and I'm always on the search for new ideas for my tabletop centerpieces! When it comes to Thanksgiving, I enjoy having my entire family in my home together to celebrate and give thanks. But Thanksgiving can quickly start to turn...

How To Make The Best No-Sew Custom Fleece Blanket

Don't you just love a warm custom fleece blanket in the winter? I know I do! It's so great to snuggle underneath it watching a movie with your family. Ahh, and the roaring fire crackling...Oh, wait. That part only happens in my dreams living in Florida....

How To Make The Best Gift Swarovski Crystal Suncatchers

I love Swarovski crystal suncatchers, don't you?! They just bring in so much light and magic to a room, that it makes my heart skip a beat. Do you have a suncatcher memory? Mine goes back to my grandmothers living room. She had beautiful crystal suncatchers in almost...

 

Hi! I'm Kati, and I'm excited to help you save money!
WELCOME TO TRUE MONEY SAVER
In our community, we strive to inspire, encourage and help you save time while you're saving money.

0 Shares
0 Shares
Share
Pin