Lemon juice fights grease and stains on mirrors and dishes. White vinegar is good against mold, grease and bacteria. To scour, cleanse, deodorize, soften fabrics and even unclog drains, nothing beats baking soda. Finally, table salt and cornstarch can help disinfect and scrub for one and remove stains and odours for the other. There are many homemade recipes to clean our home. See the practical guides by Option consommateurs below. Specialized boutiques and supermarkets also sell green cleaning products that can take care of all your duties.
Finally, we cannot change all of our habits overnight but a few steps at a time will help. For example, use essential oils instead of perfumes, avoid products deemed antibacterial that contain Triclosan and open the windows 5 minutes a day!