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GREEN CLEANING PRODUCT RECIPES

Rid your home of chemicals with these tried and tested green cleaning products.  They are good for you (don’t recommend eating or drinking them!), the planet & your wallet!

I have been experimenting at home and have been amazed at home how I can use some basic ingredients to clean my toilets, have streak free windows, clean my dishes ….  I just wondered why it took me so long to figure this out!

Join me Wednesday night, March 13, at Rocky Mountain Flatbread, Main Street and I will help you make your first batch of green cleaning products.  Call 604 566 9779 to reserve your spot!

greencleaningpdtsTop Ingredients to Create Green Cleaning Products:

White Wine Vinegar (cuts grease, deodorizes, disinfects)

Borax (Fight mould, disinfects, whitens)

Baking Soda (Deodorizes, cuts greases, lifts dirt, whitens)

Washing Soda (Cuts Grease, Whitens, Softens Water)

Olive Oil (Lifts dirt)

Hydrogen Peroxide (Cuts grease, disinfects)

Castile Soap (Lifts dirt, cuts grease)

Suz’s favorite Recipes:

Dishwashing powder:  

Ingredients:

1 cup of borax, 1 cup of washing soda, white wine vinegar, castile soap.

Directions:

Fill a masoanry jar with borax and washing soda and shake.

Fill your dishwasher with power mix and a squirt of castile soap

Fill your rinse with white wine vinegar.

Sparkling glasses promised every time & it cleans your dishwasher.

Bathroom Tub Scrub & Toilet Cleaner

Ingredients:

1 cup borax, 1/2 cup washing soda, 1/2 cup baking soda, 1/4 cup of salt

Directions:

Fill masonary jar with ingredients and shake!  Sprinkle in toilet or bathtub or sink and scrub with a little vinegar!

All Purpose Cleaner

Ingredients:

1 cup hydrogen peroxide, 1/4 cup lemon juice & 2 cups water.

Directions:

Fill and spray bottle and squirt away surfaces & windows.

Furniture Polish

Ingredients:

1 TBS olive oil, 1 TBS water, juice of 1 lemon.

Directions:

Place in a small bottle with the juice of one lemon and shake.  Pour on a cloth and polish to your hearts content.

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