Give your chopping board the deep clean it needs with this handy hack.

There are some stains which just never know when to go away. Especially on those well-used chopping boards who will forever hold it against you if you chop the likes of beetroot on it. This homemade cleaner will tackle these kinds of annoying stains and will leave your chopping board looking as good as new.

Here's what you will need:

1 lemon

1 tbsp salt

1 cloth

How To Make a Homemade Chopping Board Cleaner

  1. Spread about a tablespoon of salt on a chopping board.

    Try to get an even spread of salt all over. Life Hack: How To Make a Homemade Chopping Board Cleaner

  2. Cut lemon in half and use one half to scrub in the salt.

    The acid in lemons is antibacterial and antiseptic, making them a perfect cleaning agent. Life Hack: How To Make a Homemade Chopping Board Cleaner

  3. Wipe residue away.

    Use either a paper towel or a cloth (or both) to wipe residue away. Life Hack: How To Make a Homemade Chopping Board Cleaner

And voila! Your chopping board will be gleaming. There are so many easy ways to clean your home without chemicals, and it's way easier than you think! Limiting your use of chemicals is safe for your home, and friendly for the environment so why not try it out?

Check out our previous handy life hacks here, where we show you how you can make your own child-friendly ice pack as well as a homemade heat pad.

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