Environment friendly cleaning products are no longer a simple fashion statement, they are now considered to be the best alternative in cleaning product choice. Most often they are cheaper and safer. Recent changes in attitude towards these “Eco-Friendly” products has given way to a wider variety of product lines. Choice is no longer limited!
There are many reason to choose Eco-Friendly cleaning products such as:
- They are safer for the environment.
- The are usually better for your health.
- They are made of natural materials so are most often cheaper to use.
- They can often be made from many materials that you use everyday; therefore they are readily available.
- Smells are natural and limit allergens in the air.
Modern Eco-Friendly cleaning products are based on age-old formulas using natural ingredients that were passed down through generations. If you are over forty, chances are some of these are products you have already used or are familiar with because your mother and grandmother probably used them.
Non-toxic cleaning makes you feel better because you know you are taking steps towards improving your family health and promoting sustainability. If you use a cleaning service like Sonya’s cleaning, you are also helping to improve the health of cleaning staff. They will thank you for it.
Montreal Residential Cleaners and many other cleaning companies like hers, no longer supply cleaners because of health concerns related to toxic products and modern families simply prefer to use their own products.
Making your own nontoxic cleaning kit will take you no time at all and with this kit you will be supplied with enough cleaning products for months of cleaning.
Ounce for ounce homemade cleaning formulas cost about one-tenth the price of their commercial counterpart – and that includes costly, but worthwhile essential oils, and concentrated, all-purpose detergents for homemade recipes.
Supplies that you need to have in an Eco Friendly Cleaning Kit include:
- Baking soda
- Washing soda
- White distilled vinegar
- A good liquid soap or detergent
- Tea tree oil
- 6 clean spray bottles
- 2 glass jars
- Cloth cleaning rags
- Natural sponges
- Vanilla and bamboo sticks (for homemade diffusers)
If you do not want to make your own kit, you can purchase one either from your cleaning company or from your local health food store. Either way you will be helping to save the environment. A clean home reduces pollutants in the air about 15%. Using Eco-Friendly products decreases the toxins in your home, making it about 20% healthier overall, isn’t your family worth it?