Replace chemical-based cleaners with do-it-yourself versions courtesy of these simple recipes.
For stainless steel appliances: Put a few drops of olive oil on a cloth and wipe clean. To polish floors, combine olive oil with vinegar.
For windows: Combine equal parts vinegar and water in a spray bottle.
For lime spots: Soak the spots in lemon juice or leave a lemon juice-soaked cloth on the stains for several minutes.
For hard-to-remove stains: Create an abrasive cleaner, by making a paste of baking soda and water.