2. Make your own cleaning products. Lemons, white vinegar, baking soda and cornstarch are natural disinfectants. They are non-toxic and can be used to clean off counter-tops, dishes, floors and toilets. Click here to get some good recipes: http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/20-diy-green-cleaning-recipes-141129.
3. Make your own cleaning rag out of old cotton t-shirts. Use copper to scrub your pans, instead of the pads that contain harmful soaps in them.
4. Instead of using regular dish washing detergent make your own and use white vinegar in the rinse compartment. You really don't think about these chemicals getting onto your dishes and then into your food, but they do and it is really harmful. Here is a great recipe: http://www.onegoodthingbyjillee.com/2013/04/make-your-own-dishwasher-detergent-tabs.html.
5. Make sure to get your kids to join the cleaning process. You can let them handle all your cleaning supplies because they are non-toxic and natural. Not only will you have cleaning chores done faster but you get to have an activity that involves the entire family.