I Will Try to Be Greener

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 13 People

    Greener Cleaning

    I'm an avid fan of cleaning.  I don't know why.  But I've realized in my relatively short years of cleaning experience that microfiber and/or terry cloth towels are just as effective as paper towels, and they are washable, bleachable, and don't have to be replaced every...
    universecontinues universecontinues
    22-25
    1 Response Jun 29, 2008

    Something Else I Tried, But Did It Backfire?

    We had to replace out shower curtain liner yesterday, so I insisted that we get an environmentally friendly one.  It's a simple thing to do, right? We went to the store and found one that won't release toxins in the heat of the shower!  How exciting!  I was so...
    debmichelle debmichelle
    36-40
    Jun 29, 2008

    Trying!

    Okay, so I'm trying to be greener with a few steps taken at a time.  For example: I bought eco-friendly dishwasher detergent.  I like it and think that it works well, but I paid more, which is difficult to keep up in this economy. I have a dryer rack and try...
    debmichelle debmichelle
    36-40
    2 Responses May 11, 2008

    Best Cleaning Stuff

    Hello- I've been trying to be more conscious on the detergents I use.  I discovered that you can pretty much clean ANYTHING with vinegar, baking soda and lemon. It is amazing how good these items work! I use vinegar for the tile floors and vinegar with newspaper to clean...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 18, 2009
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