DIY Mold and Mildew Remover

Mold and mildew can turn your home nasty and dirty.  It not only causes terrible allergic reactions but also triggers other health issues.  The cleanser we find in the store are very toxic and also expensive too so switch to homemade cleanser as it is effective and gentler on both the environment and person doing the cleaning process. Make a homemade spray using tea tree oil to get rid of mold and mildew naturally. You will not only remove ugly stains, you will also kill the mold and mildew that cause them.

Mold & Mildew RemoverWhat You’ll Need:

  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/2 cup distilled vinegar
  • 15-20 drops of tea tree oil
  • Small spray bottle


  1. Pour some vinegar into a spray bottle without watering it down.
  2. Spray the vinegar onto the moldy surface and leave it on overnight.
  3. Wipe clean the area with water and allow the surface to dry.

Vinegar is a mild acid and non toxic and a small amount of tea tree oil can kill any type of mold effectively,  it will kill the mold and prevent it from returning.

Spot Mold and mildew remover: Take 1 cup of white vinegar, 2 table spoon borax power and 4 cup of lukewarm water in a spray bottle. Now shake it well so the ingredients gets mixed well. This solution is powerful and helps to get rid of small patches and mildew that breeds in the bathroom and other surfaces around the home.

Paint and tile mold and mildew remover: Take ¼ cup of bleach, 1 tablespoon of borax, 11/2 Cup of water in a spray bottle.  Now shake the spray bottle so the ingredients gets mixed well. Spray the surface and wipe clean with clean cloth  now spray it on the  surface and wipe clean with a clean cloth. Rinse with clean water and dry with clean cloths.

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