10 ways to clean with a lemon
Naturally clean with lemon
Forget the cleaning products under your sink. You probably have a very powerful one right in your fridge: Lemon, which adds such welcome zest to food and cocktails, is also a mild but highly effective cleaning agent. What makes lemon such a powerful cleanser?
Lemons are high in acid content, which enables the fruit to work as a powerful antibacterial sanitiser that combats common household bacteria, says Julie Edelman, author of The Accidental Housewife: How to Overcome Housekeeping Hysteria One Task at a Time. Here’s how to put it to work degreasing, nutralising smells and more.