Mama Chantel Mila shares her easy recipe for the DIY fridge spray that you can make at home

Mom shares her secret recipe for homemade fridge spray — and her simple trick to keep yours odor-free for MONTHS

  • A mother-of-two from Melbourne shared her easy recipe for making a homemade fridge cleaning spray
  • Chantel Mila said you can make it with ingredients you already have at home
  • To make, simply mix warm water, white vinegar and a little vanilla essence
  • The mom told you why you should clean your fridge thoroughly every three months

One mom shared her secret DIY recipe for the easy fridge spray you can make with “ingredients you already have,” and how she’ll keep her fridge odor-free for months.

Chantel Mila, from Melbourne, said you wish you had tried the spray sooner when you realize how easy it is to make.

Post to TikTok, the mother of two said that all you need to make it is warm water, white vinegar and vanilla extract.

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A mom (pictured with her two kids) shared her secret DIY recipe for the easy fridge spray you can make with “ingredients you already have”

Chantel Mila, from Melbourne, said you 'wish you had tried the spray sooner' when you realize how easy it is to make (her fridge spray in the picture)

Chantel Mila, from Melbourne, said you ‘wish you had tried the spray sooner’ when you realize how easy it is to make (her fridge spray in the picture)

Step-by-step routine for cleaning and deodorizing your refrigerator

The three-step method (pictured) quickly went viral online

The three-step method (pictured) quickly went viral online

STEP ONE: Mix a cup of warm water with a quarter cup of white vinegar (a natural disinfectant in a spray bottle.

STEP TWO: Add two teaspoons of vanilla extract to deodorize naturally.

STEP THREE: Spray your refrigerator shelves and door before wiping them with a microfiber cloth to remove any residue.

Source: TikTok

Vinegar is a common ingredient in store-bought household cleaners, thanks to its acidic nature that is so powerful it can kill mineral deposits, grime, grease, grime, and even bacteria.

Meanwhile, the vanilla essence works to deodorize and leave your fridge with a pleasant scent after use.

“Mix a cup of warm water with a quarter cup of white vinegar (a natural disinfectant in a spray bottle”), Chantel wrote.

Her spray bottle is from Pretty Little Designs.

“Add two teaspoons of vanilla extract to deodorize naturally, and spray your fridge shelves and door before wiping them down with a microfiber cloth,” Chantel said.

‘This spray is powerful in cleaning and deodorizing your refrigerator’.

Vinegar is a common ingredient in store-bought household cleaners thanks to its acidic nature that is so powerful it can kill mineral deposits, grime, grease, grime, and even bacteria.

Vinegar is a common ingredient in store-bought household cleaners thanks to its acidic nature that is so powerful it can kill mineral deposits, grime, grease, grime, and even bacteria.

Vinegar is a common ingredient in store-bought household cleaners thanks to its acidic nature that is so powerful it can kill mineral deposits, grime, grease, grime, and even bacteria.

More than 100,000 people who saw the clip said they would definitely try it for themselves, especially since the mixture is non-toxic and

More than 100,000 people who saw the clip said they would definitely try it for themselves, especially since the mixture is non-toxic and

More than 100,000 people who saw the clip said they would definitely try it for themselves, especially since the mixture is non-toxic and “works like magic.”

More than 100,000 people who saw the clip said they would definitely try it for themselves.

‘This is amazing. Non-toxic and it works like magic!’ a commentator was in it.

Another said: ‘This is a great tip. I can’t wait to try it.”

Others said they like to clean their fridge with peppermint oil because it leaves a nice smell.

The trick to keeping your fridge odor-free for months

* Place a quarter cup of bi-carb soda in a bowl in the fridge and this will ‘repel odors for months’.

*The reason this tip works is because the smells in your fridge are made up of food particles floating around and eventually making their way into your other meals.

* The unique properties of sodium bicarbonate make it very attractive to both acidic and basic particles, and once these particles adhere to the soda, the odor is neutralized.

Previously, the mother of two said you should thoroughly clean your fridge every three months (Chantel's deep clean photo)

Previously, the mother of two said you should thoroughly clean your fridge every three months (Chantel’s deep clean photo)

Chantel has built a huge following on social media of hundreds of thousands in recent months, thanks to her helpful household tips and tricks and her product recommendations.

Previously, the mother of two said you should thoroughly clean your fridge every three months.

Chantel’s deep cleaning starts with her homemade fridge spray.

Once this is done, take your shelves out of the fridge and spray or wipe them down with rubber gloves and your spray bottle to deodorize them.

You should also spray the entire inside of the refrigerator and then wipe it down with a clean cloth to make sure you’ve removed any lurking bacteria.

Chantel recommends paying particular attention to the corners.

To keep your fridge smelling fresh for months, Chantel said put a quarter cup of bi-carb soda in a bowl in the fridge and this will

To keep your fridge smelling fresh for months, Chantel said put a quarter cup of bi-carb soda in a bowl in the fridge and this will

To keep your fridge smelling fresh for months, Chantel said put a quarter cup of bi-carb soda in a bowl in the fridge and this will “repel odors for months.”

To keep your fridge smelling fresh for months, Chantel said you should put a quarter cup of bi-carb soda in a bowl in the fridge and that this will “repel odors for months.”

The reason this tip works is because the smells in your fridge are made up of food particles that float around and end up in your other meals.

The unique properties of sodium bicarbonate make it very attractive to both acidic and basic particles, and once these particles attach to the soda, the odor is neutralized.

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