*I was financially compensated for this post. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.*
You have probably seen stories on the news about the problems the environment is having these days. It is definitely no laughing matter. It is a very serious issue that many people are doing their part to help out with. Every person can make a difference when it comes to protecting the world they live in. In many cases, making a very minor changes to your daily activities will do a lot of good and help to make a meaningful environmental impact. Here are a few of the most significant benefits of using eco-friendly cleaning products.
1. You will save money – In many cases, the price of cleaning products that will not harm the environment is much less than the chemicals you have used for so many years that leave behind a harmful toxic residue. Determine what you have been paying for all of your household cleaning supplies and compare that figure to the price of the eco-friendly variety of cleaning supplies. You are certain to be surprised by how much more you have been paying. You should also do some calculations to determine how much money you will save every year by choosing to buy eco-friendly cleaning supplies. The savings you will experience will be quite significant.
2. Your home will be safer – Not having constant exposure to toxic chemicals will definitely have a positive impact on the health of the members of your household. Breathing in cleaning chemicals can be detrimental to your health over an extended period of time. The people who live in your home are sure to feel better and healthier once the toxic chemicals are permanently removed from your home. Very young and old people have very weak immune systems. Certain things in the environment can make them sick that would otherwise not harm healthy adults. It goes without saying that these people will be the biggest beneficiaries of changing to safer cleaning supplies. There are also professional cleaning services that use cleaning products that are completely eco-freindly. One of these companies is Green Choice Carpet Cleaning NYC if you’re on the east coast, or Gil’s A-Action Carpet Cleaning here in Arizona.
3. You will be helping the world around you – Every person needs to do his or her part to protect the environment. You do not need to join an environmental group or protest the government. You can simply buy products at your local supermarket that have less of a harmful impact on the world you live in. This requires minimal effort on your part.
Other benefits of carpet cleaning include:
- Professional carpet cleaning removes all dust particles, water damage, greasy stains etc. – Carpets attract dust, pet dander and many other dirt fragments. Vacuuming carpets only will not remove all that dirt. Professional carpet cleaning, however, can remove every bacteria and dirt from the carpet with the use of special shampoos and high-power vacuums.
- Professional carpet cleaning can also get rid of dust mites – Professional carpet cleaning will remove every dust mite and other microscopic contaminants from the carpet so you can enjoy a healthy life. Almost every professional carpet cleaning company uses steam cleaning method which is based on the use of high temperature steam that dust mites and other bacteria cannot survive.
- Carpet cleaning can also prevent mold growth caused from water damage/wet carpet – Every carpet exposed to high humidity is on high risk of creating mold growth. Maintaining carpet clean with professional high powered drying methods can prevent mold growth.
Disclaimer: I, Jamie Tomkins, own and operate TigerStrypes Blog located at www.tigerstrypes.com. From time to time you’ll hear about my real life experiences with products and/or services from companies and individuals. Let it be known that I have no affiliation with these said companies, and have received compensation for reviewing their service/product. The review that I give regarding the product/service is not based off my own personal experience; I cannot guarantee that your experience will be positive or negative.