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Coffee Grounds: Natural Cleaning Tips

Coffee Grounds Chances are, if you’re a java hound, you have lots of coffee grounds you’ve been throwing on your compost pile. But did you know you can get a whole host of uses out of the grounds first? –wrap them in a square cloth, rubber band the cloth together, and use them to scrub […]

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Onion: Natural Cleaning Tips

The Onion Oh my, you’re thinking. But the humble onion has a rather magical ability. You know that dark funky smell all basements seem to have? –Cut an onion in half, and leave one half downstairs overnight. Amazingly, onions are great odor-eaters. This is a wonderful way to clear away any funky stench, including paint […]

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Lemon Juice: Natural Cleaning Tips

Lemon Juice When life gives you lemons, you can make lemonade…or a powerful disinfectant, air freshener, or eco-polish! Why not use lemon juice to…. –Clean your cutting board. Rub the lemon on the board, let it sit, rinse, and air dry. Lemon juice removes stains AND kills germs. –Clean laminate countertops—just scrub the lemon over […]

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Vinegar: Natural Cleaning Tips

Distilled White Vinegar— This humble item packs a powerful punch, and can kill most mold, bacteria, and germs. Nontoxic, inexpensive, and environmentally friendly, vinegar has been beloved for its cleaning properties for centuries. Use Distilled white Vinegar to…. –cut grease on dishes when you wash by hand. Just pour a little into your hot water. […]

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Baking Soda: Natural Cleaning Tips

Baking Soda—You probably already know that baking soda is a powerful odor eater. You may already keep a box in your fridge to combat food smells (make sure to refresh the box at least every three months) but did you know you can use baking soda to clean just about everything? Here, try this… –sprinkle […]

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Why Clean Green?

Your home will smell fresh and wonderful. You’ll save up to hundreds of dollars a year—and more if you’re cleaning nonresidential areas. Green cleaning products like lemon juice, vinegar, and coffee grounds are far less likely to aggravate asthma or headaches. Improved air quality. This means heightened productivity! Green cleaning products are safe for everyone, […]

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