Green Home Cleaning

What is Green Home Cleaning?

Green home cleaning means greatly reducing your exposure to some of the chemicals known to be the most harmful to human health. The average home’s cleaning products cabinet contains many chemicals known to cause respiratory problems, cancer, etc. These products leave residue on your floors and counters as well as lingering in the air, reducing your indoor air quality. These are among the most caustic, dangerous contents in the home. By switching to simple non-toxic products, you can remove most of these toxins from your home. Use of these products is simple and effective and they are even less expensive than conventional cleaning products.

Green Home Cleaning Products

Green home cleaning and commercial green cleaning are not a mysterious alternative, they are an essential way to promote health and wellness. Home window cleaning and construction cleanup are also better for workers, homeowners, families, and pets when green best practices are observed. Consider using:

  • Hydrogen Peroxide
  • White Vinegar
  • Diluted Vinegar
  • Lemon, Lavender, or Peppermint Essential Oils
  • Non-Toxic Dish Soap
  • Bon Ami All-Natural Scouring Powder
  • Naturally It’s Clean Products with Enzymes

The Benefits of Green Home Cleaning

Protect family members and pets from harmful mopping solutions, bleaches, and other toxic disinfectants commonly used in bathrooms and kitchens. Home cleaning services themselves have a responsibility to protect the health of their employees, who will be inhaling and making skin contact with cleaning products as well as their clients. Minimize exposure to chemicals and achieve extra peace of mind.

What to Watch Out for with Conventional Cleaning Products:

PhthalatesAllow products to hold onto fragrances, but may be linked to birth defects.

Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) – Lower indoor air quality and can be connected to respiratory problems.

Phosphates – Break down dirt but can also affect algae when they enter the water supply.

Petrochemicals or petroleum-based by-products might be linked to cancer.

Chlorine Bleach – Disinfects but can cause serious health problems.

What Kind of Credentials Should a Green Home Cleaning Co. Provide to Its Customers?

Make sure the green home cleaning and green office cleaning service you hire has general liability and bonding insurances. This covers broken or damaged property during cleaning or even in the extreme circumstance that an error is made that results in a home or office fire or similar disaster. Bonding covers any loss due to theft by the cleaning person.

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