| November 6, 2012

If you're sick of cleaning supplies that leave your home smelling like toxic chemicals, there are plenty of options available that are made with less harsh, mostly natural ingredients.

Here are some of our favorite cleansers that get the job done while leaving behind a fresh, aromatic scent:

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Method Cleaning Wipes

Methodhome.com, $5.49

Method offers a variety of cleaning wipes designed to clean wood, granite, stainless steel, and leather surfaces. Available scents include apple orchard and almond.

J.R. Watkins Lavender Liquid Dish Soap

Jrwatkins.com, $4.99

J.R. Watkins cleaning supplies are free of harsh chemicals and their dish soap's natural ingredients are tough enough to cut through grease and are easy on your hands. Other scents include aloe and green tea, lemon, orange citrus, and grapefruit.

Caldrea Countertop Spray, Palmarosa Wild Mint

Soap.com, $7.25

Not only do Caldrea cleaning supplies come in pretty bottles, there are several unique scents to choose from like lavender pine, ginger pomelo, basil blue sage, sea salt neroli, mandarin vetiver, and palmarosa wild mint. Their countertop spray uses all natural ingredients to clean surfaces and cut through grease.

Mrs. Meyer's Clean Day Toilet Bowl Cleaner, Geranium

Soap.com, $6.45

Mrs. Meyer's Clean Day toilet bowl cleaner comes in floral, fruity, basil, rosemary, or parsley scents.

Murphy Oil Original Formula Oil Soap Liquid

Soap.com, $7.49

This oldie but goodie is perfect for both wooden and non-wooden surfaces, and leaves behind a pleasant orange-citrus scent.

Method Ginger Yuzu Dish Pump

Methodhome.com, $3.99

Another great-smelling dish soap we love that comes in scents like clementine, sea minerals, and cucumber.


J.R. Watkins Lemon Liquid Laundry Concentrate

Jrwatkins.com, $10.99

Once you smell this natural detergent's bright lemon citrus scent, you won't want to go back to your old detergent.

Mrs. Meyer's Clean Day Glass Cleaner

Soap.com, $9.89

Give us Mrs. Meyer’s Glass Cleaner over ammonia-based glass cleaners any day. It leaves windows spotless, streak-free, and smelling wonderful.