Borax. Borax (Twenty-Mule Team is one model of borax) has excellent disinfectant and deodorizing properties. Combination 1/2 cup borax (for sale in the store laundry aisle) into one gallon hot-water, and mix thoroughly. Isopropyl (rubbing) alcohol. That is an excellent disinfectant. Sponge on and allow to dry. It must dry to accomplish its task. Use Within a well-ventilated place, and don gloves. Toilet-bowl cleaners: Baking soda and vinegar. Sprinkle baking soda in to the bowl, then scour with a toilet brush and drizzle with vinegar. This blend both wipes and deodorizes.