Chemical-Free Cleaning Tips

Homemade cleaning solutions can be just as effective as products – without the toxins. Try one of these easy stain fixes.

Chemical-Free Cleaning Tips

Everyday cleaning products can be costly and full of chemicals. There are simple ways you can avoid excess exposure to these toxins, without breaking the bank on pricey products. Homemade cleaning solutions, made from ordinary household items, can be just as effective. Next time you’re faced with a stain or spill, try one of these nine easy fixes.

Stain Remover


If you spend a lot of time in the kitchen, you probably know that grease is one of the toughest stains to remove from clothing. Before letting the stain settle, apply some baby powder on it and watch as the stain gets soaked up entirely. You’ll never have to worry about permanent stains with this simple spot-treatment.

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