We all want a clean house, but clean today means more than no dirt and mud. It also means no chemicals, potentially toxic. Start the cleaning by eliminating toxic products in favor of and homemade one. The following list contains raw materials that can be found at any store, you can clean almost anything.
Use baking soda to eliminate odors and to whiten a surface or clothes. A paste of baking and water can help to whiten sinks and baths, and a cup with baking soda in the refrigerator or bathroom cabinets helps to absorb odors.
2.Beeswax: polishing wood
Forget about commercial products for furniture polish in favor of beeswax. Find a local breeder of bees, and support your local economy!
3.Corn Starch and soda : remove stains
For a quick treatment of stains on carpets or curtains, cover the stain with absorbent starch. Leave it on the stain for 20 minutes, then pour the soda / carbonated water to remove the stain. Also try the starch on the oil that dripped on fabric.
4.Hydrogen Peroxide: disinfectant, removes stains
Hydrogen peroxide (hydrogen peroxide) is a powerful disinfectant. To remove mildew, combine baking soda and hydrogen peroxide to create a paste, apply it on the mold and let it sit a few minutes before cleaning it.
5.Lemon: removes stains and odors
Lemons are an excellent solution to remove odors from the kitchen. Pass half a lemon over a dirty cutting board and will remove heavy odors such as onion or fish. Add lemon juice to any cleaning solutions.
Household liquid soap (made with olive oil instead of lard) is a general purpose soap based on olive oil, and can be used to wash dishes, clean floors and more. For a floor or wall / wall cleaner, combine one cup of vinegar with less than four liters of hot water and a few drops of soap.
7.Olive oil: wood polish
Olive oil can recondition the wood naturally.
8.Pine oil: cleans softwood floors
Pine oil naturally refurbishes wooden floors, and has a fresh smell.
9.Essential oils of plants: non-chemical scents
Although there are no chemicals, pure essential oils are strong. Always do a smell test before buying it to make sure you are not sensitive. A few drops of essential oil can add antibacterial and antifungal power to your cleaning solutions. More important? It leaves a fresh scent. Preserve in the dark.
Coarse salt will give power to remove grease stains. To clean them combine soap baking soda and salt and rub.
With a little effort and ingenuity we can eliminate all unnatural chemicals from our house!