Toxins can enter the body not only through food, but also through the skin, so it is recommended to use cleaning products that are natural and do not affect us in any way. Commercial laundry products can cause poisoning, digestive and respiratory infections, especially among children.
Here are 10 natural cleaning products that can be prepared at home:
- Window cleaner solution
Combine a cup of water with one cup of vodka and put the resulting composition in a spray bottle. Add a drop of lavender oil if you can not stand the smell of vodka. For this solution is the best vodka on the market, no need to give money who knows what drink expensive. Use a cheap vodka, there’s no need to spend your money on a quality drink.
Mix 3% hydrogen peroxide with water and a few drops of lavender oil or other flavored oil, and use the composition for bleaching. It is very effective. You can also mix half a cup of lemon juice with 1 liter of boiling water, it will work very well for whites.
- Solution for cleaning the bathtub, toilets and sinks
Mix four tablespoons of baking soda with one tablespoon of kosher salt. Clean the tub, sinks and toilets with this solution. Use a finer salt if you want to avoid scratching the ceramic objects. The bathroom can be also cleaned with a solution of baking soda with lemon juice.
- Room freshner
Fill a spray bottle with water and a few drops of aromatic oils that smell as you like. A good idea is pine oil that gives the room a fresh air. Stir well then spray the room.
- Solution for cleaning the dishes
This can be done by mixing lemon juice with baking soda. It works on pots, sinks, and bathrooms. Baking soda is also good for removing the odors from the refrigerator.
- Universal cleaning solution
Put in a spray bottle one cup of water and one cup of vinegar, plus some lemon juice, and you can clean anything in the house. The smell of vinegar disappears very quickly, so it is pointless to worry that your whole house will smell like a salad.
- Dusting solution
Put in an atomizer a teaspoon of coconut oil with water and a little vinegar or some lemon.The furniture will be cleaner and brighter. If you do not have the patience to make the solution, you can use the coconut oil only. Coconut oil is also good and to give luster to the shoes.
- Solution against mold
Mix in a sprayer: lavender oil with some lemon and water. Lavender is also very good to repel the moths.
- Solution for unpluging the drains
Combine baking soda with vinegar, in equal amounts, and pour into drains. This solution is also good for eliminating odors.
- Carpet cleaning solution
If it seems like you have dusty carpets, make a solution of vinegar and water and spray them wiht it. You can rub the areas that you feel dirtier with a cloth. Another method of removing the stains from the carpets is to mix vinegar with salt.