Tuesday, May 10, 2022 / by Sonya Reiselt
A clean home is a must, but many of today’s cleaning products have toxic chemicals that can not only harm our home and the elements in it, but also our bodies! There are other ways to keep a clean home without the harm of these products by simply putting together your own solutions. While that may sound like a huge undertaking, it’s really rather simple and much safer for you, your home, and the environment. Let’s go through our top 5.
A must for sure, and the one we use most frequently. While there may still be some debate about Borax in natural cleaning products, remember that it is naturally occurring, but can be an irritant if it is overused. So be sure to use only the proportions as they are described. This recipe was shared by Wellness Mama on her blog.
When everything needs to be clean, this is the formula for you!
2 Cups Distilled Water
1 tsp Borax
½ tsp Washing Soda
1 tsp liquid Castile Soap
Wednesday, December 30, 2020 / by Sonya Reiselt
2021, here we come! Have you made a New Year’s resolution for yourself and your home yet? All too often, we find ourselves planning these grandeur goals for the year and they quickly become an afterthought in just a few months. 2020 showed all of us just how important having a solid and comfortable home is and New Years' is the perfect time to set goals to continue to improve your space for both function and comfort!
Little by little – go through all of your stuff.
· It should come as no surprise that decluttering is on just about everyone’s resolution list. While many aspire to rid their home of unnecessary and cluttered items, it often becomes too overwhelming of a task to complete. The secret? Take your time! Start in one room and, after you’re finished there, give yourself a little time before your start the next room.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 / by Sonya Reiselt
Cleaning your home is an essential step if you plan to sell your home in Beaufort County. The cleaner you get your home, the faster it will sell. Since most of us have been home more, there's probably even more dirt and grime to clean now. Stained porcelain, carpets, and stinky appliances all hurt your home's market value in the end. Even if you don't plan to sell your home, it's still important to keep things clean to keep your family healthier.
When it comes to cleaning your home, the trick is to keep things simple. Here are a few house cleaning tricks that don't require a special trip to the store. You no doubt already have these items ready.
Kitty Litter for Oil Spills
Here's an old trick to soak up oil in the garage. Any kitty litter will do, so you can get the cheap stuff for this task.
Pour a thick layer on the stain, then walk on it to crush it into the oil. Let it sit for 30 minutes, and then sweep it up. Now your garage floor will be ready to show; ...
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 / by Sonya Reiselt
Having a clean home is essential to selling your home in Beaufort County. The cleaner your home is, the better chance you have of selling it faster and for more money. But it can be hard to stay on top cleaning your home. The little things add up over time. Stained porcelain, carpets, and stinky appliances all hurt your home's market value in the end.
The trick is to keep it simple. Get your house put back together with these house-cleaning hacks. No trip to the hardware store needed. You probably already have what you need with these quick-and-easy house-cleaning tips.
Kitty Litter for Oil Spills
This old trick is a sure way to soak up oil in the garage. Use the cheapest clay kitty litter you can find (the fancy stuff won't do any better for this trick).
Pour a thick layer on the stain, then walk on it to crush it into the oil. Let it sit for 30 minutes, and then sweep it up. Now your garage floor will be ready to show potential buyers.
Nail Polish to Stop Rust Rings