Natural products for cleaning the house
By IvanaNacevska on October 24, 2012
Almost on all commercial cleaners stand warnings to keep away from children and avoid contact with skin. Filled with a variety of harmful chemicals, hazardous to health during a contact and with their evaporation into the air.Many housewives complain of damage to the skin of the hands especially from cleaning the cookers, and not everyone can easily work with rubber gloves on his hands.
Many will be surprised by the fact that many household products used in food preparation, etc.. may, well serve to "illumination" of the home. From the beginning, using natural cleaning products can seem a bit strange, but is a "work habit". In time you will not want to think of the funds from the shelves in stores. And what is most interesting - it will save your money fairly, that you can use them for more interesting things. Natural cleaners are pretty cheap and easily available, simple use, so there's no reason not to try. Here are the "major players":
Vinegar actually is used as a universal cleaner. All you need to do is to mix equal amounts of vinegar (containing alcohol) and water in equal parts in a bottle with sprayer, and you will get a product with which you can clean almost all surfaces in the home. Shouldn't be used only on stone and marble surfaces. In the product, you can add a few drops of cleaner on natural base (universal or vessels) and a few drops of essential oil of eucalyptus or tea tree.
Vinegar is a great natural cleaner that disinfects. For any case, first test the asset to a small area to ensure it does not lead to discoloration or any other damage. Do not worry about the strong smell of vinegar, the smell disappears quickly once the vinegar is dry.
In the bathroom:
Vinegar can clean the tub, sink and other furniture in the bathroom. Put enough amount of the product, leave a few minutes to stand and wipe with a damp towel or sponge. With this product of vinegar and water you can clean the floor in the bathroom. Vinegar will clean the dirt around the taps, limescale, the remains of soap, the stains of water from bathroom surfaces and tiles.
In the kitchen:
The product of vinegar and water can be use for almost all items and appliances in the kitchen: with it you can clean the the desk, kitchen elements, stove, appliances you use. Do not forget the floor. The oven interior regularly clean/wipe it with a towel moistened with vinegar. This will prevent the accumulation of fats in it.
Vinegar, you can use it for dishwasher: cleaning the dishwasher, once it starts charging, pour 0.5 l. vinegar and allow it to run "empty".
For washing the dishes: fill the machine with undiluted vinegar instead the bought detergents and you will see that will do the same job. Dishes will be clean and shiny.
This product of vinegar and water can also be used for cleaning windows and mirrors.
Baking soda can be used to clean surfaces just like the commercial abrasive cleansers. It is used for polishing and whitening, as well as for the removal of unpleasant odors. With soda you can clean the tub, sink, tiles and all other elements in the bathroom. Also, with baking soda you can clean the stove, refrigerator, and other appliances and kitchen items. Pour baking soda on surfaces you want to clean, rub with a damp sponge or towel and rinse with water or wipe with a clean cloth.
With baking soda can be cleaned surfaces of marble, plastic, silver, copper, steel, glass and porcelain, only not recommended for cleaning aluminum. Wipe the windows with the product of baking soda and water, for the raindrops do not stay on the glass. To remove odors put baking soda in a suitable pot in the refrigerator or freezer. You can use wherever you want to get rid of unpleasant odors: the bottom of the trash can, in the car, in sneakers and shoes, carpet ... etc. Also, for the removal of unpleasant odors and thoroughly clean, in the produt of baking soda and water you can wash the trash can, clean the bottles for children, plastic pots, combs and brushes, bathroom curtains etc.
Baking soda is used for the removal of oily stains and cleaning (fatty) floors. Baking soda can be used for washing clothes, combined with the washing powder you use. Mix equal amounts of washing powder and baking soda. The clothes will be soft and clean, and you will save money and protect from the washing powder and the chemicals it contains. With soda you can also clean and the washing machine from lime scale, scrap powder and softener ... Place about 300 g. baking soda and turn on the machine wash at 95 degrees empty. After that, you can can put 1 liter. vinegar and again to play the empty 95 degrees. The soda and the vinegar will clean the bad odors and bacteria and mold that we don't see it in the inside of the washing machine Furthermore, for maintenance and cleaning of the machine, once in a few months, turn on the machine empty with only 0.5l. vinegar 60 or 95 degrees.
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