If you would like to make your home not only beautiful, comfortable, and clean, but also safe and healthy, the following organic cleaning products will come handy. You don’t need to buy expensive products, just replace them with these ones. Let’s discover some organic substitutes for detergents that are absolutely harmless not only for humans, but also for the environment.
Baking soda and mustard
You can use these instead of dishwashing detergents and cleaners for the oven, sanitary ware, and kitchen worktops. Just mix 1 teaspoon of mustard powder with a few liters of hot water. If you sprinkle a thin layer of baking soda on a dirty carpet, rub it with a brush and then vacuum it, you can make your carpet clean again.
Lemon is a great substitute for all kitchen and bathroom detergents. Pour 3 tablespoons of lemon juice in 400 ml of water and put it in the in the microwave for ten minutes on high. Believe it or not, it will completely clean the microwave from the inside.
Vinegar can be a substitute for all cleaners for mirrors, windows, sanitary ware, tiles, and floors. It’s perfect for washing windows and mirrors, just add 1 teaspoon of vinegar in a liter of water. What’s more, you can apply vinegar on tiles in the bathroom, wait for 10 minutes, and wash it away with clean water.
Salt can be a cleaner for your kitchen, bath, sanitary ware, and even as a stain remover. The best thing is that it’s cheap and it can be found in any kitchen. You can easily clean kitchen sponges if you put them a bowl with salt water. To clean a wool bedside rug, strew it with salt, sprinkle with water, wait for half an hour, and then vacuum it.