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GREEN CLEANING TIPS

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Remove hand prints and clean your windows

Mix 1/3 cup of vinegar with 1 gallon of water

Add content to a spray bottle

Use a clean microfiber or 100% cotton rag to clean the window

Your windows will be cleaned without the use of harmful chemicals!

 

Get rid of ink stains on fabrics

Mix ½ cup of milk and ½ cup of hot water in a bowl

Stir and let the mixture settle for 5 minutes

Soak your fabric in the solution and wait 30 minutes

Add a cup of ice to the bowl-  this will seal your fabric from getting stained again by any released ink

Remove fabric and let it air dry

This mixture will remove the ink from your fabric safely!

 

How to unclog a drain without chemicals

Pour 1/2 cup of baking soda into the drain

Pour 1/2 cup of vinegar into the drain

The mixture will unclog the drainage line without damaging the inside walls of the pipe

* You can also use this tip to clean burned cookware!

 

Cleaning tile grout?

Pour ½ cup of baking soda in a bowl

Mix ½ cup of peroxide with the baking soda until you make a paste mixture

Apply mixture to the grout and let it settle for 20 minutes or more as needed until the grout comes clean

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