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Making the switch to a toxin-free, antually clean home does great things for the environment — but it also makes you feel good. Your house will not only be clean; it will smell good, and it will reward you in subtle ways. You'll declutter your surroundings, making room for a new phase of life to unfold. You'll fell good about yourself, knowing you're doing your part to clean up the planet and make the world the world a better place for future generations. You'll provide and example fo rothers, and learn a lot along the way. It may seem like a complex journey at first, but it is an attainable goal well worth the effort.
Think of your house as a second skin. If you nurture your physical body, keeping it tuned and healthy, you'll wat to extend that TLC to your shelter, the four walls and roof surrounding you. Your home is an extension of yourself. It deserves to be healthy, too.
You don't have to change your home and your habits overnight. Achieving a truly healthy green home is a gradual process, a series of little steps. And even the smallest changes make a difference.