Oven, stove, bathroom, sink and vanities, stained dishes – plain baking soda. It gently removes stains without damaging surfaces. It is natural, cheap, and clear of any odors – a one ingredient product! Just sprinkle some on a sponge or surface and gently scrub the stains away.
Glass and mirrors – just water and newspaper or a paper towel. Apply a wet rag to the surface, wipe dry with newspaper or a paper towel.
Hardwood floor cleaner – we used Bona for a long time – it is free of scents and a very good alternative to common cleaner. But not so long ago, we were preparing a very simple cleaning solution based on vinegar and castile soap. You can find the recipe in our post about bamboo flooring.