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14 ways to reduce indoor air pollution

Indoor Air Pollution Infographic

As you know, we run a couple of woodburners here at Chez Green, and although I wouldn’t swap them for the world, they DO produce a lot of dust and dirt. Which is why I’m getting in the mood for a good spring clean.

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How to dust and polish without using toxic chemicals

So far you’ve learned lots of recipes for keeping your home clean. From the bathroom to the kitchen and laundry, you’ve discovered how to keep things fresh and sparkling without the use of toxic cleaners. Today you’ll find out how to polish furniture and keep your home dust free!

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Homemade recipes for laundry

We’ve shared lots of recipes for cleaning your kitchen. You’ve discovered how to make antibacterial cleaners, shine your sink and clean your oven without toxic chemicals. Today we’re sharing tips on how to do your laundry without the use of conventional cleaning products

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Household cleaning recipes for the kitchen

You’ve discovered which nasty ingredients you want to avoid, found safer household ingredients and got together a batch of supplies. Now the fun begins! It’s time to roll up your sleeves and experiment with making your own household cleaners. Today are some suggestions for cleaning the kitchen – try them out and see which ones…

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Basic natural household cleaning kit

You’ve all been waiting patiently to begin making your own household cleaners. You know some of the nasties you want to avoid and today we’re going to talk about some safer alternatives. Have a read through, then start to gather supplies for your own recipes!

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Making your own household cleaners

We’ve been sharing a series of articles about the toxins found in some conventional cleaning products. If you’re convinced it would be safer to make your own, you’re in the right place and I’ve got some great recipes to share. It is a fun and satisfying thing to make your own cleaners, but we need…

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5 toxins to avoid in your cleaning products

Many conventional household cleaners contain a bewildering array of chemicals. Some are safe and some are best avoided. There are hundreds of chemicals in daily use and here are 5 of the most common which you may find in your chosen products:

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