Why It's So Important to Green Clean
There’s been a lot of buzz surrounding green cleaning in recent years, with many companies claiming they are “going green.” And let’s face it: when most people hear the words “all-natural,” “organic” and “green” they simply translate that to “better for the environment.”
You're probably over-cleaning these 8 household items (& don't even know it)
If you’re going to clean, it’s important to be thorough. That said, you might be overdoing it. Chances are you can save yourself a great deal of time and energy by cutting down on some of your chores.
We applaud you for your efforts, but sometimes less is more – especially when it comes to cleaning.
How to Get Rid of Bacteria in Your Home
When it comes to maintaining a clean home, the battle against bacteria is the greatest challenge for many of us. From your toilet and bathtub to your kitchen drain and kitchen sponge, bacteria is everywhere.
But if bacteria are invisible to the naked eye, how do we clean what we can’t see?
That’s where we come in. We’re here to give you a few tried and true tips to sanitize your house and keep bacteria at bay.
6 Ways to Make Cleaning Fun
When you think about cleaning your home, it’s possible that you’re faced with dread. Cleaning can be dull if you are sticking with the same old routine. While most people view household cleaning as a chore, it’s possible to make dusting, mopping and scrubbing an adventure.
5 Ways to Make Your Home Less Toxic
Your home is a safe haven for family fun, nurturing and daily care, so the environment should be just as safe, right? Creating a healthy and less-toxic home environment is essential to feeling better and nurturing your family.
Take the necessary steps to improve your home’s environment with just five simple steps.
How to Have a Clean House With Kids (Yes, it Can Be Done!)
We know, we know.
Cleaning with your kids doesn’t exactly sound, well, that relaxing. But, it IS good for little people to help out around the house once in a while, so they’re in the habit of earning their keep – which, down the road, you’ll be grateful they know how to do. Read on for ways to spiff up your space AND keep small hands occupied – definitely a win-win in our book.
5 Reasons to Ditch the Bleach and Clean Green
Bleach is known as “chlorine bleach” or even “sodium hypochlorite,” can be found in nearly every household or office. When it comes to dirty jobs, whether it’s cleaning a moldy bathroom, disinfecting surfaces, or getting stains out of laundry, people often reach for bleach. As one of the oldest and most common household products, it’s tough getting people to ditch bleach.
Bleach is made when chlorine and caustic soda (also known as lye) are combined. Both are very potent. Its potency is what has made it so attractive in the cleaning market.
Why You Should Reduce Your Dependence on Paper Towels
While paper towels are often thought of as a household staple, you can actually swap out your old standby for more Earth-friendly items. Paper towels cannot be recycled; therefore more and more waste is created with every spill you clean up.
Consider these five Earth-friendly options to minimize waste and maintain an environmentally-friendly household.
How Having a Clean Home Can Improve Your Mental Health
Walking into a clean and tidy home typically evokes a feeling of euphoria. Sparkling countertops, floors free from clutter and dust-free furnishings help you to see the beauty of your home’s landscape and overall environment. If you feel refreshed when you are cleaning, or admiring your work, you are not alone. Researchers have found a connection between a clean house and our mental wellbeing. Here’s why a tidy home often leads to a clear and tidy mind: