• green cleaning

    Why Oxygen Bleach is Better Than Chlorine Bleach & How to Use it For Cleaning

    August 19, 2019 • CLEAN, GUIDES, HOME
    Washing with oxygen bleach is better than chlorine bleach

    Do you dislike entering a bathroom that’s just been cleaned with chlorine bleach or ammonia? Your lungs constrict from breathing in the fumes and you want to leave as quickly as possible. Many harmful chemicals like chlorine bleach have become commonplace in our homes as we are fed the dream of effortlessly clean and...

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    Every DIY Cleaning Recipe You Need To Clean Your Space Naturally!

    February 13, 2019 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, LIFE, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    Every DIY Cleaning Recipe You Need to Clean Your Space Naturally | Green Cleaning | Biome Eco Stores

    With just five simple ingredients, plus some dried herbs and your choice of essential oils, you can clean your space safely, naturally and effectively. It’s true! Read on as we show you how with our simple DIY cleaning recipes, tips and tricks. So what do you need? The core ingredients you will need are:...

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    Make Your Own Natural Mould & Mildew Cleaner

    September 11, 2018 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES
    Make your own DIY Mould & Mildew Cleaner | Biome Eco Stores | Green Cleaning Recipes

    Vinegar is a really effective way at cleaning mould naturally. While bleach simply bleaches the mould white, vinegar works to kill the mould spore, and if used regularly can even prevent the mould and mildew from coming back. Combining vinegar and essential oils known for their antifungal and antiseptic properties, this DIY mould and mildew...

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    Herbal Homemade Fabric Softener

    May 10, 2018 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, LIFE
    Herbal Homemade Fabric Softener | Green Cleaning | Biome Eco Stores

    Do you miss fabric softener since switching to a natural laundry detergent, like Soapberries? Did you know you can actually make your own homemade fabric softener using just a few, simple ingredients? Our tried and tested homemade fabric softener will leave your washing feeling softer than what it would if you dried it without...

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    10 Ways to Use Muslin Cloth Around the Home

    April 18, 2018 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, EAT, GUIDES, HOME, LIFE
    How to use muslin cloth around the home | Biome Eco Stores

    Have you ever wanted one multi-purpose item that takes the place of many handy household items but doesn’t contribute to landfill waste at the end of its life? Did you think that one, healthy life hack can take the place of cosmetic wipes, sieves, food preparation and more? Something as baby-soft as it is...

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    How To Make Your Own DIY Natural Dishwasher Detergent Tablets

    February 21, 2018 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, HOME
    Make your own DIY dishwasher detergent tablets - toxin free cleaning products

    Making your own natural dishwasher detergent tablets means never relying on the store-bought stuff again! Ditch the synthetic detergents and wasteful plastic packaging – this DIY doesn’t take long to prepare, can be used with any dishwasher, and keeps dishes sparkling clean, naturally. Bi-Carb & Citric Acid have powerful cleansing powers and create the fizz in your...

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    Rose Infused Vinegar Window Cleaner

    November 16, 2017 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, LIFE
    DIY Window Cleaner - Vinegar and Cornflour to Clean Windows

    Did you know you can make your own glass and window cleaner, that some swear is more effective than commercial brands, with just vinegar and cornflour? We’ve infused ours with dried rose petals and added some essential oils too, which leave the space smelling beautiful and fresh. Besides the infusion time, this is one...

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    Make Your Own Toilet Cleaning Bombs

    September 13, 2017 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, GUIDES, LIFE
    Make your own zero waste, toxin free toilet cleaning bombs

    Cleaning the toilet certainly isn’t the most exciting job in the world, but these DIY natural toilet cleaning bombs make it just that little bit easier and saves you from resorting to harsh bleach and chemicals. Combining the cleansing power of bi-carb and citric acid (essential for the fizz), and a select blend of...

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    Chemical free living, one step at a time

    November 12, 2015 • CLEAN
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    Join our latest Biome Blogger, Julie Orr as she shares her experience of reducing the chemicals in her home. For more information on the Biome Blog Program, go to our Green Living Guide and contact Tracey. Small changes make a big difference When I became a mum I wanted to give my kids the...

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    Modern Cloth Nappies – making the switch

    August 13, 2015 • HOME, LIFE
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    How do you integrate sustainable practices into your life?  We would love to know. If you have a story to share, please head to our  Green Living Guide and contact Tracey. The Biome Blog Program allows you to  tell us all about your healthy harmonious lifestyle choices and possibly inspire others in the broader Biome community....

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