As you may know harsh chemicals from items we use everyday cause irreversible damage to our bodies. Finding ways to clean around the house and offices without harming ourselves can sometimes be difficult. We are providing you with some tips and other cleaning options to help you with your search. First, some natural cleaning ingredients that are always important to keep on hand are: baking soda, vinegar, natural salt, borax, washing soda, hydrogen peroxide, essential oils, lemons, and liquid castile soap.
Tip #1: Natural All-Purpose Cleaner
1 tsp borax
1 tsp liquid castile soap
1/2 tsp washing soda
Essential oil of your choice
Spray Bottle (Preferbally Glass)
Place all ingredients into spray bottle. Add 2 cups of warm water and essential oils of your choice to the ingredients. Shake until the contents are fully mixed. This cleaner can be used for your kitchen, bathroom, desk, or your children’s toys.
Tip #2: Natural Glass Cleaner
2 cups of water
2 tbsp vinegar
10 drops of essential oil of your choice
Place all ingredients in spray bottle. Shake until contents are mixed well. Use this cleaner as needed for all of your windows at home or in your office.
Tip #3: Dusting Spray
1 cup of water
1/2 cup of vinegar
2 tsp of oil (preferably olive oil)
10 drops of lemon essential oil
5 drops of cedarwood essential oil
Pour water and vinegar into spray bottle. Add in essential oils and olive oil. Shake contents well until combined. Lightly mist this mixture on to a microfiber cloth and wipe down all surfaces that need to be dusted.
Posted on August 5, 2020 by Velma Wilson