Be Clean Be Safe

Natural Remedies for Safe House Cleaning

Have you ever wondered why there is a sudden increase in allergies and other infections among your kids?

Why does your kid start sneezing while you spray air fresheners in the house?

If you have ignored these signs in the past, it is time you start taking notice of this very closely.

All these problems are caused due to the chemicals that come with the cleaning products or detergents. If you plan on making your home clean and safe for your family, then it is time you considered using safe housing cleaning supplies.

Meaning of Green Cleaning

Why do we need Green Cleaning Supplies?

The first and foremost reason to choose these green cleaning supplies is that they are safe for the environment, and secondly it is also safe for your and your family. These products are derived from natural plant extracts and are free from chemicals or CFC’s. In addition to this, they can be found in many of the local stores at affordable prices.

 Natural Remedies for Safe House Cleaning and Minimization of Health Problems

You might not be aware of the fact, but you can start your own safe house cleaning right from your kitchen cabinet. Yes, some of the best natural cleaning products are as follows:

Lemon Juice: Lemon juice is a great way to get rid of stains on kitchen countertops and tables. You can even use this juice on your bathroom glasses. Apply pure lemon juice and wipe off with warm damp cloth.

Vinegar: Vinegar as we all know is made from acetic acid which is a natural cleaning agent. It can be used on the countertops, refrigerators, tables and many more appliances. Additionally, it is also an odor remover and can be useful for pouring into sinks and garbage disposals. Vinegar can also be used for gardening purposes since it helps to kill weeds, and it can also be used as a fabric softener for clothes.

Baking Soda: This is a naturally occurring chemical that is present in most organic life forms. You can easily find these products at cheaper rates at any nearby local stores. This product can be useful for cleaning ovens, bath tubs, sinks and even the countertops. Baking soda also acts as an odor fighting agent when placed inside refrigerators, shoe racks, garbage disposals etc. Moreover you can even use it to clean the stains, scorch marks, and the chemical residues off clothes.

Steam Cleaners: This is also another product that can be used for safe house cleaning. These products can be found easily in any supermarkets and stores. They are normally sold along with the reusable, washable cleaning pads. You might be amazed at how clean your floor will look by just using water that is converted to steam.

Potpourri and Fresh Flowers: Instead of using air fresheners, why not use fresh flowers from your gardens or potpourri? Potpourris can be placed in decorative bowls and can be placed in halls, bedrooms, kitchens etc. These last for longer durations and they help in keeping the rooms fragrent and odor free.

You might even consider crushing rose petals from your gardens and putting them in satchels and placing them in your drawers or cupboards.

These are some of the natural safe house cleaning remedies that are not only eco friendly, but there also helpful in keeping you and your family safe and healthy.


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