Eco-Friendly Cleaning Tips
Menage Total is giving you some important Eco-Friendly tips and tricks for cleaning the home to make your life a little easier and you feel safe and healthy in the environment.
Chemical cleaning products are harmful, unsafe for health and have many drawbacks. They are not affordable and they can have harmful effects on the health and they require proper disposal. If you are in the spring season and want to have a spring cleaning for your home, you should consider natural cleaning products. Below are some Eco-Friendly tips and tricks for cleaning the home offered by Ménage Total that can prove helpful and are easy to do in the spring cleaning process.
Lemons are nature best cleaning product. Lemon has great and powerful antiseptic and antibacterial properties and is a natural deodorizer with high acid content. If you want your copper pans to shine like new.
Mix the Lemon in salt or baking soda to return back the shine of the pans. You can also remove the stains from your plastic containers by mixing up lemon juice with baking soda.
In fact, by mixing vinegar and lemon juice in a small bowl, you can remove the odours that are present in your rooms and feel the freshness and fresh air coming in your home.
Baking soda is another cleaning product. Its name is sodium bicarbonate, this mildly alkaline substance and it functions as a gentle abrasive, deodorant and many more.
A paste of baking soda and water is very helpful in removing surface rust. Not to mention, a liquid mixture of baking soda and water can act as an all-purpose cleaner that is effective to remove grease.
Clean the Oven
Brighten the Bowl
Baking soda also is known to clean the bathroom and bring it back in perfect shape. Use a cup of baking soda in the toilet bowl and let it stay for an hour and then flush it and your toilet bowl will sparkle shine.
Safely clean your clothes
Baking soda is a great addition to the laundry room. When added to the washing machine, it can soften the clothes and remove any unwanted and unpleasant odors.
Use White Vinegar
Vinegar is an acetic acid that is used in all aspects of home cleaning. It has many antibacterial properties. Vinegar mixed with water is an effective stain remover. This can help remove scents left over from fish, onion, and garlic.
Refresh the dishwasher
For dishwasher deep cleaning ditch the expensive chemical product and use two cups of white vinegar and set it on the top rack. Otherwise, you can let the empty dishwasher run one cycle to get rid of any odors and bacteria.
Make the windows shine
Keep Tiles Sparkle
In the first place, the grout between tiles in the bathroom can very quickly accumulate mold, which is unhealthy. Not only but also, remove it quickly as soon as possible by mixing one part carbonated water with one part white vinegar and spray on the mold filled areas.
If the grime still doesn’t move and scrub off, add two parts baking soda with the vinegar-water mix to make a thick paste. Keep the mixture sit on the grout for 15 minutes before scrubbing and cleaning off.