Non Toxic Home Cleaning Chemicals Keep Your Family Healthy
Santa Fe housekeeping firms understand that people are becoming more health conscious and that there is increasing awareness that non toxic home cleaning chemicals keep your family healthy. We wouldn't intentionally drink or eat something that was poisonous, so why would we use dangerous products to clean our homes?
So why should we use safe, non toxic cleaning products and avoid harmful chemicals? There are a few reasons as I will explain.
The first is that poisonous chemicals can have an adverse effect our health. People with allergy
problems, weakened immune systems, the elderly and children are especially sensitive to chemicals. Simply by removing them and switching to safe alternatives you may notice a positive difference. The chemicals not only are in the air but on the surfaces of things we clean. So in addition to breathing in the chemicals, a toxic residue is left behind. If you walk down aisle in the grocery store where cleaning supplies are kept, you can smell these fumes. This is with everything securely closed, and makes one realize just how strong they are. When you switch to non toxic, safe brands, you will notice it even more.
If you have children or pets, it's very important for their well being that there are no harmful chemicals. Many children have been poisoned by cleaning supplies. In addition, residue left from floor cleaners can be picked up on a pet's paws which they might lick after. Chemicals in laundry soap can cause skin, allergy and other problems, especially with clothing and bed sheets that come in contact with our bodies.
Non toxic home cleaning products also are environmentally friendly. They are free of phosphates and won't harm rivers and streams. So in addition to being safe for your family, you can help the environment as well.
One of the beliefs some people have about safe cleaning supplies is that they aren't as effective as other brands. This is certainly not true. Natural cleaners do just as good a job, if not better, than toxic ones do, and cleaning is much more pleasant if you don't have to breathe in harmful fumes. The safe products use such things as vinegar, baking soda, essential oils, and other harmless and natural ingredients and will leave your home sparkling clean. Many of them have a very pleasant smell, using such things as lemon or lavender. For people with sensitivities there
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