how to clean with hydrogen peroxide

What You Don’t Know About Hydrogen Peroxide

Are you missing something in your house cleaning kit? Every green cleaning guru stocks up on vinegar and baking soda. However, not everyone knows to save a space for hydrogen peroxide in their cleaning caddy! Perhaps hydrogen peroxide isn’t as often revered as vinegar because little is known about its purpose in eco-friendly house cleaning. […]

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Why House Cleaning Is Important for Your Health

Is that what you think it is? Upon opening your front door, you spy a strange object creeping across the living room floor. Oh no! Suddenly, a swarm of cockroaches crawl out from under your sofa. To make matters worse, your mother-in-law is coming over for dinner tonight. Not only do you have to bake […]

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Simplifying College Dorm Life

Having our children go from high school into college recently has taught us quite a bit about the transition to college life. We’ve watched them grow from being totally dependent on us to being almost totally independent in what seems like overnight. Believe it or not young adults, you don’t need your parents to keep […]

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Long Island Towns – Smithtown, NY

It is quite a romantic thing – discovering the history of a town. The dilapidated buildings seem to come to life. In fact, you can almost visualize the town’s old inhabitants facing their battles and victories. Knowing a town’s historical events, monuments, and highlights certainly make a visit or move a wonderful experience! Smithtown is […]

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Some Amazing Uses for Coconut Oil

Did you ever believe that the key to health and wellness, the key to a natural beauty regimen and Eco-friendly house cleaning was actually residing in your kitchen cupboard? It may not be the “key,” but it is definitely the king of the health world and the unicorn oil of the ages. Behold, coconut oil! […]

Aromatherapy House Cleaning

Aromatherapy House Cleaning

Have you ever imagined house cleaning as a pleasant, delightful, and beneficial experience? Nothing is pleasant about your hands swelling up while you wield that scrubby brush! Nothing beneficial comes from fainting when your house fills up with ammonia fumes! Yet, when you choose Eco-friendly house cleaning with aromatherapy, your whole cleaning experience radically changes! […]

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How to Switch to Green Cleaning

You walk down the stairs, lugging your cleaning caddy full of bleach, shower tile cleaner, and glass cleaner. Little do you know, there are now more unpleasant things lurking in your house. Oh, the irony of cleaning conventionally! You thought you were finished; but instead of cleaning your house, you have dirtied it all over […]

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Long Island Towns – Huntington, NY

Before packing up your bags, selling your home, and moving to Huntington New York, it is wise to learn about the new town you will be transferring to. Whether that learning comes by reading or by visiting, I guarantee you will come away with an appreciation and fascination of the town’s history, monuments, and highlights. […]

how to clean with rosemary essential oil

9 Awesome Ways to Clean with Rosemary Essential Oil

If you’ve dabbled in the essential oils, you have likely heard it said, “There is an essential oil for everything.” There is an oil for vibrant, healthy skin. There is an oil for boosting your immunity during flu season. There is an oil for assisting you in digesting over-sized beef steaks. Behold, rosemary essential oil! […]

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18 Ways to Use the Power of Vinegar to Clean Your Home

Green cleaning becomes so much easier when you have vinegar in your supply of cleaners! How convenient to have this all purpose cleaner in your cabinet, as opposed to other cleaning products that your little child might find interesting. Vinegar is extremely effective and cheap. Although there are a few types of vinegar, distilled white […]

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How to keep your home smelling fresh with peppermint essential oil

Peppermint essential oil is minty and refreshing. It is generally considered to be an analgesic, antispasmodic, decongestant, expectorant, stimulant, vasoconstrictor, antiseptic and anesthetic. It is used in many natural remedies due to its amazing properties. This fresh smelling oil is a hybrid of spearmint and watermint. It is believed to have originated in the Mediterranean, […]

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Spring cleaning tips for every room in your house

The dank melancholy of winter has finally given way to the dazzling effervescence of springtime. It is time to enliven your spirits and freshen up your home with some heavy duty cleaning and scouring. Whether it is manicuring your lawns to immaculate perfection, scrubbing your floors for dust accumulated during winter hibernation or removing the foul mildew from the […]