Why not reduce our impact on the planet by manufacturing our own products ecological cleaning? In addition to contributing to the environment, we can also Save money.
Today, the use of organic products has become a global trend. It is thanks to the work of people and companies who love the environment, who explain the importance of preserving and maintaining the balance on the planet.
On the other hand, industrialized products used in household cleaning are largely characterized by their pollution and their harmfulness for the planet. In addition to the fact that in most cases they are not recycled properly, ending up in rivers, oceans and seas, resulting in various marine species.
One of the biggest benefits of using environmental products is the money savings that can be achieved with them. Since they are made with homemade ingredients, they are much cheaper for everyone and they don’t harm the environment.
Reasons to switch to green cleaning.
- To have a good time learning something useful.
- To save us money on high quality products.
- To be able to manufacture our own personalized soaps.
- Teach children the value of things.
- Be independent.
- Being able to recycle products that can be very polluting.
Homemade recipes for ecological cleaning.
- Clean the oven without toxic chemicals.
- High pressure cleaners.
- Lemon ecological house cleaner.
- Multipurpose ecological detergent.
- Formula to clean vegetables and fruits from pesticides.
- Multi-purpose ecological soap.
- Household air freshener.
- Window cleaner.
- Window washer.
- Carpet cleaner.
- Toilet cleaner.
- Cleaner for ceramic floors.
- Dishwasher detergent.
You dare? Here are some recipes with which you can create your basket for natural cleaning, save a lot of money and stop damaging the environment. Homemade ecological cleaning products:
1. How to clean the oven without toxic chemicals.
A simple and inexpensive method of cleaning the oven without chemicals. We will divide the process into two parts, first we will clean the entire interior of the oven, then clean the window.
The force of the pressurized water is responsible for saving effort, labor and the need to use toxic chemicals. Recommended for outdoor use, you can use it to save water when cleaning your vehicle or your garden floor. All you need is a water outlet and an electrical outlet close at hand.
3. Ecological lemon cleaner.
With this homemade lemon vinegar cleanser, what will you see that you can do yourself without any problem, you will have at your disposal a natural and very effective multipurpose disinfectant and cleaner.
4. Ecological detergent.
With 1 piece of neutral coconut soap, 2 lemons and 4 tablespoons of ammonia (which is biodegradable), we can make a cleaning detergent, which does not pollute and whose economic value is incomparably lower than detergents which are sold to us in the markets.
We need to melt the soap, chopped or grated in a liter of water. Then we add 5 liters of cold water. We squeeze the lemons. Finally, pour in the ammonia and mix well. Store the resulting product in bottles and use it in place of commercial detergents. You will get six liters of very cheap and effective detergent.
5. Formula to clean vegetables and fruits from pesticides.
Fruits, vegetables and vegetables are staple foods in a healthy diet, their properties are very important to us. However, some of these foods that are eaten raw may be more harmful than beneficial because they have been treated with pesticides or may contain bacteria and can put our health at risk.
6. Versatile ecological detergent.
With water, vinegar, ammonia, sodium bicarbonate and boric acid, we can make a versatile detergent for use in any type of cleaning, replacing the conventional multipurpose detergent.
In a liter of lukewarm water (45 ° C), put a tablespoon of vinegar, a tablespoon of ammonia, a tablespoon of baking soda and a tablespoon of borax or boric acid. Like any conventional cleaning product, you should keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
7. Household air freshener.
We will need a liter of alcohol (preferably 70 °), 4 liters of water, 1 homemade soap and eucalyptus leaves.
Let the eucalyptus leaves soak in the alcohol for two days. Boil 1 liter of water with grated soap, until it dissolves. Add the water and eucalyptus aroma to a bottle. And ready!
8. Fabric softener.
We will need 5 liters of water, 4 tablespoons of glycerin, 1 grated soap and 2 tablespoons of rose milk.
Boil 1 liter of water with grated soap until dissolved. Add 4 liters of cold water, glycerin and rose milk. Stir well until blended, then in the bottle.
9. Glass cleaner.
To facilitate cleaning, use 3 tablespoons of vinegar diluted in 11 liters of hot water. If the glass is very dirty, clean it first with soap and water. To dry the surfaces, use a recycled cotton cloth or old newspaper.
10. Glass cleaner.
Mix a cup of alcohol, 2 cups of water and a tablespoon of ammonia. Put on gloves and apply the solution with a piece of cloth.
11. Carpet cleaner.
Mix two parts of cornmeal with one part of borax. Spray liberally, let sit for an hour, and vacuum.
12. Bathroom cleaner.
For general bathroom cleaning, use a brush with baking soda and lukewarm water. For the sinks, pour in vinegar and let sit overnight, rinse in the morning. To clean the containers, apply a paste of borax and lemon juice. Let it sit for a few hours and rinse it off. Or a strong vinegar solution.
13. Cleaner for ceramic floors.
In a cleaning bucket, mix about 3.5 liters of water with white vinegar and a cup of ammonia. Wash the floor as usual.
14. Dishwasher detergent.
We can make our own homemade dishwasher. We will only need: 3 whole lemons, 2 buckets of water, 200 g. of coarse salt, 1 cup of white vinegar, 1/4 cup of rinse, 1 cone or a jar to store it.