Lemon as an ingredient in organic cleaning products
The high acid content of lemons dissolves oil and grease residues, giving a fresh smell. Diluted lemon juice can be used on almost all surfaces in your home. You can substitute bottled juice for fresh juice, but you will need more for the same results.
Vinegar is a natural sterilizer and the clarity of white vinegar is preferred for cleaning. With a similar acid content to lemon, it serves the same purpose and can replace lemon in cleaning solutions and add essential oils to mask the odor. There are hundreds of ways to use vinegar at home, which will benefit your health, home, garden
A layer of vegetable oil protects the metal from harmful elements in the air and maintains the integrity of the wood. use it to polish iron or bronze objects and rub with the necessary tools to prevent rust.
Baking soda gives extra strength to clean and can be used in your kitchen and much more. Already a popular deodorant,
Vegetable liquid soap:
Buy in the supermarket or pharmacy, an inexpensive liquid soap made with vegetable oil (preferably without perfume). The liquid will form the base for a non-aggressive cleaning product and can also be used as a hand soap.
Try these recipes to make your own natural cleaning products and you will see that the atmosphere in your home is more breathable. So you can take pride in natural shine cleaning while it lasts.
Solution to clean the floor
* 1/4 cup white vinegar
* 4.5 l hot water
* 1 teaspoon lemon juice
Combine all the ingredients in a large bucket and use to clean the floor. When done, squeeze the rag and spray it with baking soda. Let it sit for five minutes and then rinse it off with warm water. The scourer will dry without odors or mold.
Liquid dish soap
2 liters of water
1 grated homemade soap
1 tablespoon of essential oil of your choice (add at the end)
1 spoon of sugar.
Boil all the ingredients until dissolved and bottled.
Ecological multipurpose detergent
Liquid ammonia (ammonia)
Baking soda and boric acid
In a liter of warm water (approx. 45 ° c), put a tablespoon of vinegar, a tablespoon of ammonia, a tablespoon of baking soda and a tablespoon of borax or boric acid. The use in any type of cleaning, replacing the conventional multiplex. Or like any conventional cleaning product, keep ecological detergents out of the reach of children and pets.
1 liter alcohol (preferably 70)
4 liters of water
1 homemade soap
Let the eucalyptus leaves soak for 2 days in alcohol. Boil 1 liter of water with grated soap to dissolve. Add the water and the aroma of eucalyptus. Bottle up.