For fresh scents without chemical air fresheners, make your own spray in a a dark bottle from essential oils and water.
Use a washable shower curtain. To clean simply toss into the washing machine with a cup of vinegar and some washing liquid or powder. To get rid of tough scum, soak first with hot water and vinegar. Vinegar is a natural mold killer especially when heated.
Use eco-friendly cloths made from natural fibers that are reusable, and invest in brushes and squeegees that are hard-wearing and can be used multiple times.
If you’re really serious about being environmentally conscious in your home, invest in a hand held steam cleaner, a chemical free way to remove built up grime without using harsh erosive products.
These tips help to reduce irritating chemicals in our home and on our skin. Plus, they help to keep unnecessary packaging out of the waste stream. They are just some small actions that add up over time.