Green and Organic Cleaning series: Part I, Hard water solutions

Hard water solutions are not always easy.

Cleaning with greener products should be the goal for every aspiring treehugger out there, but the penny pincher should not forget to do the same. When you go about stocking your cabinets for cleaning supplies, you should always consider the environment, but not at the cost of getting the job done effectively, or draining your bank account.

Some of the best cleaning products are inexpensive and easy to use. One of the biggest challenges to some parts of the country is the super hard water that comes into the home and businesses. One can acquire a water softener, but many do not want the maintenance and cost of such a device. You need some hard water solutions!

So what is a treehugger to do? Yes, we can use toxic cleaners and sprays, but there are cheaper and safer alternatives.

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