75 Creative Uses for Basic H Cleaner (Part 2)

According to the official Shaklee site the Basic H produce is a great window cleaner, all purpose cleaner and degreaser:

This 16 oz bottle creates an unbelievable 48 gallons of super-safe, really powerful, all purpose cleaner. We challenge you to use it up any time soon to clean everything from spilled milk, to bug guts on the window, to splattered spaghetti sauce.

For all-purpose cleaning:
Add ¼ tsp. to 16 oz. of water.
For windows and mirrors:
Add 1-2 drops to 16 oz. of water.
For degreasing:
Add 1 ½ tsp. to 16 oz. of water. For bigger jobs, add 2 oz. to 1 gallon of water.

 BUT… The internet has countless other uses for Basic H. Check out a few of them below:

****DISCLAIMER**** Shaklee has not tested these uses and does not endorse them. Please use at your own discretion and risk. For Shaklee’s authorized uses, check out their official listing here:

Body Wash – 3-6 drops on sponge for luxurious shower.
Bathtub Cleaner – Use in tub for a bubble bath and don’t worry about bath rings.
Buildings Use solution in a sprayer with no more than 500lbs of pressure or all you’ll get is foam and add the Basic H2 last. 1oz. to 20 gallons of water. For heavy duty jobs use 1 to 2 oz. to 20 gallons of water. Then use 1 to 1 &½ cups of Basic G to 20 gallons of water to disinfect. The Basic G does not have the abrasiveness that petroleum based cleaners have, especially when coming in contact with the skin. Rinse thoroughly. Use the Basic H2 in accordance with the hardness of your water. Very effective in cleaning buildings and cattle.
Carpet Pre-SprayMix 2 to 4 oz. Basic D (Liquid Dish Wash Concentrate) with 2 to 4oz. Basic H2 to 5 gallons of warm water. Spray on carpet and leave at least 10 minutes. Then steam clean carpet using Basic H2 in ½ proportion to required amount of steam cleaner’s shampoo. You can use Softer Than Soft, Shaklee’s fabric softener, as a de-foamer instead of steam cleaner’s, again using ½ amount required.
UpholsterySAME AS CARPET PRE-SPRAY- Mix 2 to 4 oz. Basic D (Liquid Dish Wash Concentrate) with 2 to 4oz. Basic H2 to 5 gallons of warm water. Leave on 10 minutes and use dampened towel to clean approximately 3 times.
Leather2 drops on damp sponge then wipe the item dry. Basic H2 cleans better leather better than saddle soap.
Fire Extinguisher1 tablespoon Basic H to 1 pint spray bottle; put water in first then add the H to prevent suds. Very effective on grease fires; keep one by the stove, in the tool box, by the welder… Also 1 gallon H to 55 gallons water in 55 gallon water barrel; suffocates a fire fast. In Fire trucks 1 gallon H to 1,000 gallons water.
Tape Residue4 drops to 16 ounce spray bottle filled with water, spray on let set and wipe off.
Paint BrushesWork full strength H into brushes and wash under the tap.
Outside Windows and ScreensSpray mixture of 1 teaspoon H to 2 gallons of water.
RustUse Basic-H for rust inhibitor for rusty nuts and bolts. Also use one tablespoon to radiator full or water or anti-freeze to help prevent rust.
Changing Tires Spray diluted or full-strength Basic-H on rims. Tires go on easier.
Septic Tank – Pour one quart of Basic-H into septic tank drainage when it becomes sluggish to clean it out. Does not hinder bacterial action in septic tank or cesspools. In fact, it helps build bacteria in your septic tank.
Boat Bottom Algae – 1 tablespoon Basic-H to one gallon of water.
DOGS For Worms – Apply 2 drops H for every ten pounds of the dog’s weight on their feed for one week. Repeat this application every 3 months. You may put it in a spray bottle with a little water and spray it over the dog’s food. You can also add a drop or two to the water. I also add some Liqui-Lea to our dogs’ food.
Laboratories – Excellent for cleaning glass slides used under microscopes and blood-stained test tubes. Use 2–4 drops of Basic-H® in 1 pint of water. Glass will smear if more than the recommended amount of Basic-H® is used.
Plaster Casts – Place a few drops on one palm, rub thoroughly over hands, and a little water to remove plaster from hands.
Radiograph Pens – A few drops of Basic-H® will clean engineering pens and keep them working smoothly.
Concrete and Mortar Mix – Add  1 ounce to each 1 gallon of water used. Makes mixture easier to spread.
Golf Clubs – Add 1 teaspoon to a 4 ounce spray bottle. Spray solution on clubs and brush off dirt. Also excellent for cleaning golf gloves
Eye Glasses – Fill a 4 ounce spray bottle with water and one drop of Basic-H®.
ShavingApply full strength to damp skin and shave as usual.
Frying Vats – Use ½ cup in 3 gallons of water. Boil for 5 minutes, stirring constantly. Dissipates stubborn crust without damaging vats.
Skunk Odor Removal – 1 T. Basic H² in gallon of water.
Basic H2 as Miracle-Gro Add a few drops to warm water, then water your indoor or outdoor plants. The Basic H2 solution will make the ground soluble to the water, thus making your plants much healthier than with regular water.

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