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The Naturally Clean Home Book

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Fully updated 2nd edition enables you to save money, save your health and save the planet with natural, make-your-own cleaning products. Discover 150 easy recipes for safe, non-toxic alternatives to commercial chemicals using herbs and readily available household ingredients.
  • Includes dozens of tips and formulas for freshening every room of the house
  • Siegel-Maier
  • 5"x7"
  • 223 pp.
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THE NATURALLY CLEAN HOME BOOK DESCRIPTION
Contents
Chapter 1: Why Clean with Herbs?
Chapter 2: The Kitchen
Chapter 3: The Bath
Chapter 4: The Laundry
Chapter 5: Wood Care
Chapter 6: Cleaning Metals
Chapter 7: Walls & Carpeting
Chapter 8: Clearing the Air
Chapter 9: The Garage & Basement Chapter 10: The Garden & Landscape
Chapter 11: The Home Office
Resources
Index

Excerpt from Chapter 1
The Benefits of Natural Cleaning
You can believe me when I tell you that using a natural herbal products instead of a chemical-laden commercial one makes household tasks almost a pleasure to tackle. I know it's hard to get excited about cleaning a bathroom but when you realize that the surfaces are germ and toxin free and the soothing aroma of cedar or lavender lingers you won't be able to suppress a smile of satisfaction. And the enthusiasm is contagious - even the kids will want to pitch in!

Save Time and Money
Making your own herbal cleaning products is not a time-consuming or expensive endeavor. In fact quite the opposite is true. It only takes a minute or two to fill a spray bottle with vinegar and water and add a few drops of essential oil. Bingo - instant glass and appliance cleaner! Having done that there's one less aisle to visit in the supermarket.
The majority of commercial cleaners are quite expensive. A typical spray or foam cleanser for the bathroom for instance can deprive you of $4.00 or more. An herbal alternative on the other hand will cost mere pennies to make. I buy pure essential oils for an average of $3.00 per half fluid ounce. Since I am only using between 5 and 30 drops of the oil (depending on the particular formula) that half-ounce bottle goes a very long way indeed. Other all-natural ingredients such as vinegar baking soda water and castile soap are also inexpensive.


Customer Reviews of The Naturally Clean Home Book
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- 5/28/2012
said: kathy s
"tried a lot of the recipes in the book. The laundry soap is my favorite. Can't tell you enough how much money I have saved with using cheaper and non-chemical laiden products to get the job done. Thanks!!"
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- 7/7/2010
said: Chris
"So far so good, I love this book and have passed it on to others. I have tried a couple of recipes and can't wait to try others. It is a great way to use up last year's dried herbs."
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