Victoria Carpet Care: Homemade Herbal Cleaning Spray for a Healthy Home


Homemade Herbal Cleaning Spray

New research is proving that the old folk recipes using herbs and essential oils to kill germs were based on good science.

The essential oil-based spray, below, leaves a fresh, clean scent. It is a good choice to use for misting your cutting board after use. 

By choosing environmentally friendly green cleaning products found in most health food or grocery stores in Victoria, you can easily and simply transform your home into a non-toxic and healthy haven. 

Lavender Antibacterial Spray1 cup water20 drops pure essential oil of lavender

Pour the water into a spray bottle. Add the lavender essentialoil and shake to blend. Spray on the surface and let set for at least15 minutes, or don’t rinse at all.

This  recipe makes 1 cup spray and it's shelf life is indefinite.

Choosing green, environmentally friendly cleaning products — and removing toxic ones — goes a long way towards ensuring a home with fresh, clean air.