Non-Toxic Reusable DIY Cleaning Wipes, Made From Old Tees & Towels, Must Try!
When it comes to cleaning the house, there are so many cleaners to choose from it can get a bit confusing. Each cleaner has a different list of ingredients all of which aren't always safe to use. The same can be said for most of the disinfectant wipes you might use around the house. There is a disinfectant wipe for just about everything from the car, bathroom, and kitchen counters. But most disinfectant wipes contain harmful ingredients; some might even contain toxic ingredients like bleach and irritants that are especially bad for people with allergies or asthma. And most disinfectant wipes are not reusable which makes them bad for the environment. That is why you are going to love this natural homemade cleaning product recipe for nontoxic reusable wipes. Not only are these wipes reusable they are made from your old towels, so you are recycling at the same time. The best part about these natural homemade cleaning products is they use simple, safe ingredients that you may already have around the house. This recipe for natural cleaning products is a great way to recycle your old towels and t-shirts. These disinfectant wipes are made without harmful ingredients that you find in many of commercial ones. You'll want to use thick cotton tee shirts, old towels or lint-free fabrics if you have any. Then cut them into small to medium sized pieces and fold, or roll them up, so they fit in the jar that you are using. There are two natural homemade cleaning product recipes to choose from.
One of the recipes for natural cleaning products includes tea tree essential oil. Tea tree essential oil, also known as melaleuca essential oil, is well-known for its powerful antiseptic properties and its ability to treat wounds. Tea tree oil is a volatile essential oil that is derived mainly from the Australian native plant Melaleuca alternifolia has been widely used throughout Australia for over 100 years. For more than 70 years tea tree oil has been documented in several medical studies to kill away many strains of bacteria, viruses, and fungi. Some of the tea tree essential oil uses include making recipes for natural cleaning products, diffusing it in the air to help kill mold, applying the oil topically to help heal skin issues and taking the oil internally to treat viral infections (before you do this you should always check with your naturopathic doctor).
One of the recipes for natural cleaning products includes white vinegar. This simple ingredient has a wide variety of uses from removing odors from rooms, cleaning light fixtures in your bathroom and kitchen, removing spills and stains from carpets, cleaning windows, and so much more. White distilled vinegar is also an all natural cleaning ingredient and nontoxic cleaners that are good for removing odors. You can use this all natural home cleaning products by simply placing a bowl of white vinegar in any room in the house where there might be bad odors at nighttime. In the morning, you can remove the bowl from the room the after the smell has gone away. Another way you can use white vinegar for nontoxic cleaning is in your sinks and garbage disposals to remove odors.
This is just one of the natural homemade cleaning products you will find on the Hometalk site. You'll also find plenty of other safe homemade cleaning products and recipes for natural cleaning products to get you on the right track. Other things you will find on the site include diy ideas, kitchen cleaning tips, craft ideas, gardening tips, painting tips and so much more. **
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