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13 Natural Ingredients to Clean Almost Anything!

vinegar
White Vinegar: disinfecting, removing stains
White vinegar is a powerhouse of cleaning. Disinfecting and deodorizing, vinegar is a go-to product for germ-ridden spots such as countertops, door handles and telephones.

Read more about these ingredients and get specific recipes: http://www.naturalhomeandgarden.com/homemade-cleaners/easy-cleaning-arsenal-natural-cleaning-recipes.aspx#ixzz1j0EaFyFF

Related:
Top 10 Eco-Friendly Ways to Clean the House
How to Make a Non-Toxic Cleaning Kit
Are We Cleaning Ourselves to Death?

Read more: General Health, Home, Household Hints, Natural Remedies, Non-Toxic Cleaning, Uncategorized

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Jessica Kellner

Jessica Kellner is the editor of Natural Home & Garden magazine, a national sustainable home and lifestyle magazine. She is dedicated to helping readers create more sustainable, delightful homes that are in tune with the natural world. She is also the author of Housing Reclaimed: Sustainable Homes for Next to Nothing, published by New Society Publishers in autumn of 2011. Email her at jkellner@naturalhomeandgarden.com.

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2:00AM PDT on Jul 21, 2013

Thank you

2:41AM PDT on May 12, 2013

Some useful advice here... :-)

5:04AM PDT on Apr 15, 2013

Thanks interesting tips!

1:24PM PST on Mar 9, 2013

Great tips.Thanks for sharing

1:18PM PST on Nov 22, 2012

Thank you!

10:24AM PDT on Sep 23, 2012

Can't wait to try the cornstarch and club soda on carpet stains from my cat.

7:49AM PDT on Apr 3, 2012

good tips :) thank you

3:31AM PST on Feb 18, 2012

Thank you. You've inspired me to oil my coffee table. I add lemon essential oil to olive oil, it smells gorgeous and the wood loves it.

2:43AM PST on Feb 18, 2012

Great tips ,very useful, thanks.

7:14PM PST on Jan 31, 2012

Clove oil against mildew... thanks for the list, we all ought to go chemical free!

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Thanks--love oils+use daily.

May give a couple of these a try - esp. slicing cheese.

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