Green Up Your Home

Green Up Your Home (Video)

 

Watch this informational class on how to ditch those pesky toxins and “green up” your home.  Your body will thank you 🙂

Highlights from Class:

There is no evidence that shows that using harmful chemicals cleans better than soap and water.

The average home contains about 10 gallons of harmful chemicals.

The average home contains about 500-1000 different toxic chemicals.

Many household cleaners contain chemicals that can cause cancer and are even known to double the risk of breast cancer.

 

Essential oils use for cleaning:

Lemon- has antimicrobial properties, smells fresh, great to diffuse to cleanse the air and remove odors

Melaleuca – antibacterial, anti-fungal, antiviral properties, great for cleaning bathrooms, showers

Purify (doTerra’s cleansing blend)  eliminates odors, and great for laundry

Douglas fir – antimicrobial properties that help cleanse the air, smells amazing diffused

Douglas fir & Grapefruit – great cleansing blend to diffuse, fresh and uplifting aroma

On Guard Concentrate (doTerra’s protective blend) all purpose cleaner that has antibacterial and anti-fungal properties. Great for removing stains too!

 

All Purpose Spray:                                                                      

2 tbsp doTerra On guard cleaning concentrate

24 oz spray bottle filled with water

 

Window Cleaner:

1 cup vinegar

1 cup water

20 drops doTerra wild orange or lemon  essential oil

 

Shower and Sink Scrub:

1 cup baking soda

1 cup vinegar

10 drops doTerra melaleuca essential oil

10 drops doTerra lemon essential oil

 

Toilet Bowl Cleaner:

1 cup baking soda

1 cup vinegar

10 drops doTerra’s purify blend essential oil

 

Carpet Freshener:

1 cup baking soda

20 drops doTerra peppermint or lemon essential oil

 

Floor Cleaner:                                                                                        

1 gallon hot water

2 tbsp Castile soap

20 drops doTerra lemon essential oil

 

Furniture Polish:

¼ cup olive oil

¼ cup vinegar

5 drops doTerra grapefruit essential oil

5 drops doTerra Douglas Fir essential oil

8 oz glass spray bottle

 

Stain remover:

1 tsp baking soda

3 drops doTerra lemon essential oil

Few drops of water to moisten

 

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