Please welcome Ms. Edna Thomson to The Crunchy Mommy as today’s guest poster.

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Having a sparkling clean and shiny house is essential for creating a comfortable home environment. Nowadays you can choose among a wide range of options when cleaning products are concerned. Commercial cleaners will certainly do a great job, however, if you search for cost effective solution that will still help you to clean your home in an outstanding way, there is nothing better than natural cleaning.

Before applying all homemade cleaning methods that you already know, you need to be acquainted with some excellent time saving tips that will make the cleaning process easier. Around your working schedule and other duties, you probably lack time to devote on cleaning procedures. Do not feel disturbed by this fact – thanks to these wonderful tips you will manage to catch up with the chores and to save up a lot of time. Switching to natural cleaning may be weird at the beginning, however, you will soon understand that this cleaning method.

Here are some wonderful time saving tips:

Stick to a Few Natural Cleaners

You will save time when you choose just a few recipes when providing a cleaning at home. There is no need to use a different cleaner for every chore, this will only make the process of cleaning more complicated and tiring. Pick two or three recipes and apply them on a regular basis. Avoid those ones that require many ingredients – as long as you have baking soda, white vinegar and lemon juice, you will be able to clean the surfaces in a perfect way. The all-purpose cleaning sprays are easily prepared and they are suitable for cleaning of sinks cabinets and counter-tops. Focus on simpler recipes that require less time and investments. I assure you that they do a great job.

Label Your Cleaners

Labeling the cleaners with the recipe will definitely saves you a lot of time. Instead of wondering what ingredients are used for the cleaner, you can quickly take a look at the lines that you had already written. Apart from this, you won’t wonder what is it inside the container, every time you need to use it. A simple label with the instructions written helps a lot.

Put the Bottles Near Where They Will Be Used

In case you are used to doing last minute cleaning, leaving the bottles in the areas that are cleaned daily will prove to be time efficient. If you want to start with the bathroom or kitchen cleaning immediately, keep a bottle of all-purpose spray close to that areas so that you could start with a deep cleaning whenever you want. Another useful tip is to store some vinegar or baking soda in the bathroom cabinet whenever you need to apply quick and effective cleaning.

These are some useful cleaning tips that will definitely save you up a lot of time and will allow you to manage with the cleaning tasks easily, even when your schedule is tight. Natural cleaning has many benefits and one of the most important is that it will protect you from chemical exposure. Go green and lock all the commercial cleaners in the cabinet. Do not hesitate to prepare your natural cleaning kit and keep in mind the tips mentioned above. Your home will be cleaned and you will be able to manage with the chores quickly and effectively.

Edna Thomson

Edna Thomson

This article is written by Edna J. Thomson.

She works as a manager of TenancyCleaners

Cricklewood and loves to share interesting tips.