Dr Oz: Shoes In the Home Bring In More Bacteria
Terri Trespicio, a lifestyle expert, said spring cleaning does not have to be an overwhelming task every year. She and Dr. Oz had some tips to help you supercharge your spring cleaning.
Set a timer: Trespicio said she sets a timer for 10 minutes and gets as much cleaning as she can done in that amount of time.
Toss your sponge: Toss all sponges if you can’t remember when you bought them. She suggested using old rags to clean everything since you can toss them in the washer when you finish.
Lose your shoes: Leaving your shoes by the door is going to stop you from tracking germs and bacteria into your house.
Dr Oz: Method Dish Soap Review
Terri Trespicio shared her four favorite cleaning products. She said there is no point in replacing dirt and germs with chemicals from cleaning products. She suggested buying products that are non-toxic and natural. Also, try to buy products with the ingredients listed on the back that way you know what you are buying.
- J.R. Watkins All-Purpose Cleaner
- Method Dish Soap
- Method Toilet Cleaner
- Seventh Generation Laundry Detergent
Dr Oz: Homemade All-Purpose Cleaner Recipe
Check out Terri Trespicio’s favorite recipe for a homemade cleaner – cheap, easy and non-toxic.
Dr Oz Homemade All Purpose Cleaner Ingredients:
- Distilled white vinegar
- Baking soda
- Non-toxic dish soap
- Essential oil
Dr Oz Homemade All Purpose Cleaner Directions:
- Add equal amounts of water and vinegar to a spray bottle and add a few drops of your favorite essential oil.
- Sprinkle baking soda and dish soap in your tub to form a paste. Allow it to sit for a bit, scrub and rinse down the drain.
Dr Oz: Germ Guardian UV-C Light Wand Review
Terri Trespicio said one of her favorite products to use for spring cleaning is the Germ Guardian UV-C Light Wand. She said this product is great because it works wonders and it kills 99 percent of bacteria on almost all surfaces.
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