Cleaning the WCs and more precisely the bowl is one of the most unpleasant chore we all must do. It must be cleaned more often, for it is a dirty place that favors bacteria proliferation. So, to get rid of this dirt, we tend to buy the first detergent that has a great add promising that it’ll help us get rid of bacteria, smell and keep our toilets and bathrooms shiny white. However, chemical products contain lot of chemicals which can be harmful for our health.

Is the Use of industrial detergents harmful of our health?

Detergents may be very dangerous for our health. They contain toxic substances which evaporates in the air and change its quality. They may cause different allergic reactions and cardiovascular diseases. A study of the Royal College of Physicians and the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health affirms that 99.000 of deaths in Europe are provoked by the use of these chemicals. In addition, these products are harmful for the environment also.

Therefore, the best solution to stay healthy and protect the environment is to use eco-friendly products that can help us clean and protect ourselves. To help you realizing this, discover with us the natural way to keep your toilets clean.

The recipe to keep your toilets clean and fresh

To make this recipe, you will need the following ingredients:

  • 160 grams of backing soda.
  • 60 ml of lemon juice
  • 1/2 coffee spoon of white vinegar
  • 15 drops of essential oil ( of your choice, for example lavender)


Start by mixing the backing soda with lemon juice in recipient. Then, add the vinegar and the essential oil of your choice. When the mixture is ready use the spoon to form little balls and leave it to harden, for 5hours, on a backing parchment paper.

You can use the balls in your toilet bowl when you want it to smell good. Put the ball in the bowl leave for some time then flush it.

You may want to use black soap, Marseille soap and vegetable coal.

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