“That Toilet Post”… Norwex has solutions for mineral build up and stains in the toilet…

Natural solutions for stains & mineral build up

2015-05-11 09.49.43

It’s not the most pleasant of topics. But many of us have stains in the loo that we’ve either ignored and just put up with or tried countless things “guaranteed” to work to no avail. In this post I will show you and give you some instructions on how to get rid of those stains, hard water build up, lime and mineral build up (or whatever that is down at the base & in the bowl!). I will show you some other common toilet issues and natural Norwex solutions that can be used too.

descaler

Norwex Descaler

I love the descaler and this is the product that will work its magic on your toilet stains!

Just so you know, it also…

  • Leaves taps and drains clean and sparkling like new.
  • Works on a variety of surfaces, including shower doors, shower curtains, shower stalls, bathtubs, sinks and drains.
  • Works well on porcelain, ceramic tile, fibreglass, glass, stainless steel, aluminium,

    vinyl and plastic.

  • Removes mineral stains where water has consistently dripped on a surface.
  • Removes water marks from glass and tiles where water has evaporated, leaving minerals to stain the surface.
  • If used regularly, lime buildup can be avoided.
  • It contains no aerosol propellants.

Steps to remove those stains…

READY??

1. Remove water (Hot tip to remove water out of the toilet bowl: flush 2L of water down the toilet quickly and then soak the rest up with a towel or enviro cloth)

2. Spray the Norwex Descaler generously- leave for at least 10 mins (you can also use this amazing product on shower screens, rust, limescale, soap scum, drains & more!)

357120-Foot-Stone.jpgThe next step involves our Norwex foot stone! Yes you heard right! Of course it will be a separate one from the one you use on your feet (& it is pretty AMAZING on cracked heels) however some features as to why our foot stone is the best you’ll use is it is 100% pure pumice and doesn’t break away like other foot stones I have personally tried. It’s great to use on the toilet as it is stone on stone, it works VERY WELL at budging build up on the toilet, without scratching the enamel.

3. Use the AWESOME Norwex footstone and scrub away

4. Refill the loo & admire… Yay you!

5. Treat your hands with some of our hand cream (you deserve it & your hands will feel amazing)….

toilet marks use descaler and foot stone

The Norwex Bathroom Cleaner

bathroom cleaner
Norwex Bathroom Cleaner

The Bathroom Cleaner is designed as an all purpose bathroom product (toilet, shower, tiles, bath tubs and sinks) and can be great for removing stains too. Its special formulation allows for deep penetration into surfaces, eliminating odour-causing bacteria and germs as well as dissolving rust stains, hard water scales and soap scum.

I love that it is…

  • A thick, ultra-concentrated gel lingers on surfaces to penetrate deeply
  • Phosphate-free
  • Has no APEs (alkyl phenol ethoxylates)
  • Organic salts and citric acid replace strong corrosive acids
  • Readily biodegradable
  • Will not harm plumbing systems
  • Fragrance-free
blue diamond on toilet
This toilet had blue diamond (now called Bathroom Cleaner) used on the bowl to remove stains.

Blue Diamond on Toilet B&A

Promise me you will reward yourself if you have to do this toilet cleaning job?!?! Try the hand cream… It really is amazing!!! 

hand cream

Norwex Hand Cream

Natural emollients from Grape Seed Oil, Coconut Oil, Shea Butter and other botanicals penetrate deeply to soften and condition rough, dry hands. Vitamin E and Organic Aloe Vera help protect, nourish and moisturise. Formulated with all-natural, chemical-free ingredients, it penetrates deeply to nourish, moisturise and comfort skin, making your hands feel silky smooth and oh so touchable.

How to eliminate or reduce the likelihood of the build up or stains occurring again….

Add a magnet ball to the cistern! Yes true story.

357020-Magnet-BallWhy does that work? And what on earth is it?

Firstly the magnet ball is usually used in washing machines and dish washers as it prevents calcium (& lime) from building up in dishwashers and washing machines, resulting in softer water and requiring up to 70% less detergent. A more unconventional but recommended use for it is in toilet cisterns as it softens the water. There has been much feedback from people who have water that is quite hard or who get constant stains in the toilet, that it truly helps!

For example Sarah said, “I put one in mine, I have dam water on the toilet, I have to clean it at least once a month as it gets yucky, but my toilet bowl is still white (not like the old one that had a permanent brown stains) but I clean it once a month with blue diamond”. 

AND you know what? Remember…

Your Norwex products come with a 60 day satisfaction guarantee and the magnet ball has a 5 year warranty too! I love that!! So you can try with confidence!!

Are you inspired???

rachelles norwex shopIf you are looking to purchase any of these products, simply head to my online store or click on the links highlighted above.

If you would like to ask me anything or get further help, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

“By Rachelle Potter”

How do you become a Norwex Consultant?

is it time to join NorwexWould you like some details on what you need to do and how you become a Norwex Independent Sales Consultant? I’ve put this post together to help you with the information. Nothing is better than a conversation though, so please give me a call on 0433991805 or email on eyeopeningcleaning2@bigpond.com with any of your questions, queries or to find out the current joining special. Alternatively, if you have been speaking to someone about joining, go chat to them & tell them hi for me 🙂

Below is our Australian joining up package and awesome consultant incentive program.

(For our New Zealand joining information, please click here)

There are Two Options on Sign up

*The Basic Start Kit for $69.95 (there is a Join for Free at the moment, until March 22nd with the EnviroCloth, Window Cloth & the Dusting Mitt as free products) You are able to join here for either kit)

*The Party Starter Kit for $10.95

AND with both kit options you have the option to get the Starter Kit Builders which are over 40% off retail value.

AND with both kits we have a FreshStart program where you can earn thousands of both income and products.

We usually have a Joining Incentive, so please contact me to find out what that is this month.

The Basic Starter Kit- $69.95

A great kit, with some of our top selling products. You are able to buy your products wholesale and make commission straight away. The commission rate is 32%. 

Screen Shot 2019-02-19 at 10.56.44 am

The Party Starter Kit- $10.95

You pay only the $10.95 i.e. the mop & the other products & stationery are free (worth over $500), however you will pay $250 on the 90th day if you don’t achieve your sales requirements. It is very achievable and can usually be completed in 4-5 parties. For anyone looking at trying your hand at a few demos, or wanting o generate some income, then this is the kit I would encourage you to get as it also has valuable resources in it as well such as the product manual, parties made easy guide, catalogues and more.

I like to offer my new recruits a launch party via Facebook, which is also a great way to learn more about the products and generate interest in within your networks on Facebook. 

Screen Shot 2019-02-19 at 11.02.34 am

The Starter Kit Builders… The awesome extra you can get when you sign up

When you join up you can choose from a range of sign up only ‘builder’ packs. The kits work out to be approximately 40% off and can ONLY be purchased at sign up.

Simply send an email to eyeopeningcleaning2@bigpond.com with your questions or join online if you are ready now.

Please note these ALSO count towards your sales requirement in your party start kit and Fresh start rewards! For example Kit #2 below already gets you to Fresh Start Level 1!

Screen Shot 2019-02-19 at 11.03.10 am

Fresh Start Reward Program

This is in addition to all of our other regular consultant rewards. You can earn thousands of both income and products simply by doing approximately 5-6 parties in your first 90 days, so please check out what YOU can achieve- the STEPS are SO ACHIEVABLE!!

fresh start rewards au nz 2017

Ready? Head to my online website, I’d love to have you on my team 🙂

If you would like more info please contact me & I can email you a link to more detailed information. Please ask me ANY questions and I’d LOVE to support you in building your business. 

Get access to FREE webinars, skype calls, phone calls, email, our team Facebook page and more- so it doesn’t matter where you are in the country (here in Australia & in New Zealand) we can make it work for you! Simply send an email to eyeopeningcleaning2@bigpond.com with your questions

s9219_fs_rewards_ausnz_a4-3(2).jpg

rachelle in red jacket

I’d LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU, Norwex is AMAZING- the products, the company, the people: so please don’t hesitate to call or email me with your questions or concerns and if you are ready now, head over and JOIN MY AWESOME TEAM!!

Have a SPECTACULAR DAY!!! 🙂

Rachelle Potter

Senior Executive Sales Leader and leader of the most awesome team, The Brighter Future Team (The Fluros) #creatingabrighterfuture

Screen Shot 2015-12-08 at 3.09.38 pm

Why I love the Norwex Fresh Produce Wash so much!

fresh produce wash and veggie scrub cloth.pngCan I tell you how much I am loving the fresh produce wash at the moment?! Food tastes better, looks better and I love to know that I am getting off pesticides and other gross stuff off my fruit and veggies.

Have you tried it yet?!

My Top Reasons why I love it…

  • It get rid of pesticide, oils, residues, chemicals, bacteria and dirt.
  • Food lasts longer in the fridge
  • The wash is biodegradable, non toxic, plant based and free from phosphates, sulfates and parabens.
  • It doesn’t have an aftertaste (yeah!) In fact I think food tastes nicer.
  • It lasts 1 week in the fridge (Handy tip: before you store carefully pour into another container leaving behind the gross stuff that sinks to the bottom)
  • Our family aren’t ingesting chemicals and do you know what? Since switching 100% to the wash I’ve noticed a change in behaviour (an improvement) in one of my children who is VERY susceptible to additives and preservatives.
  • You just use 15mls and it makes up 500mls  of solution, do the bottle lasts a long time.

How do you use it?

You mix up 15mls and 500mls of water

You can mix up the solution into a bottle and spray, wait 30 seconds & rinse

Soak fruits and vegetables for 1-2 minutes then leave to dry or dry with a the Norwex fruit and veggie scrub cloth (Handy tip: if you are doing a large amount simply make up two bowls, so you have one soaking while you are washing the other)

You swish around leafy vegetables, broccoli and cauliflower and then rinse.

Here is a picture of a piece of broccoli being washed with just water (notice the repelling) and then after soaking for a minute… note the water! A-MAY-ZING!!

fresh produce wash broccoli

Watch a 2 minute summary on the Fresh Produce Wash… featuring my lovely voice, instructions and before and after photos 🙂

Complementary Products

Norwex Dish Mat

The Norwex Dish Mat is ultra absorbant, compact & its design reallyNorwex Dishmat allows things to dry without condensation. Put your fruit and veggies on it to dry, the water wicks away and it dries SUPER FAST!!

You can also pile dishes high as they dry, and eliminate drenched towels with the super absorbent Dish Mat. The mesh side allows air to flow through while the microfibre soaks up excess moisture. The neutral latte colour will blend with almost any kitchen décor. (also matches the ‘latte’ kitchen cloths & towels).

Veggie & Fruit Scrub Cloth

fruit and veggie scrub clothThe AMAZING Veggie & Fruit Scrub cloth helps to scrub off nasty chemicals and dirt. It is a two sided, scrub and dry Microfibre cloth for cleaning of fruit and vegetables. It is also

fabulous at getting the sticky residues off from the stickers on things like apples. It is 32 cm x 32 cm and of course the two year warranty, like all our cloths.

Please don’t hesiate to contact me for further help or questions. Head here if you wanted to buy any products!

Have a great day!

Rachelle

rachelles norwex shop

“By Rachelle Potter”

Why I do what I do…

I HAVE to share this video- it’s 4 minutes of total inspiration on whatever journey you are on. Working out your WHY and purpose makes such a difference to LIFE.

This is the LINK– feel free to check it out!!

Screen Shot 2016-06-04 at 8.48.23 am.png

I’ve been reflecting on this and my Norwex journey. Yes the money is lovely, the people are AMAZING, the company is generous, the products make life so much easier, it saves money and it is SO MUCH FUN.

However a big part of my WHY comes from helping educate people to create safe havens in their homes- to empower people to make choices that will actually save money, time AND their QUALITY OF LIFE (allergies, health, skin issues, chemical free living & more). I LOVE that. I really do. I am not writing this for what I am about to say next, I am writing this because I have been pondering. I feel like I would do you a disservice as a friend if I didn’t let you know it is actually free to join Norwex at the moment. I am excited by this as people can buy wholesale and share the purpose and mission of Norwex with friends, family and others they know.

Just head to the recruting tab to read more or go to my website to sign up straight away. Feel free to send me an email too, I’d be more than happy to answer any questions or help. As you want the products in your home when you do sign up you can get 1 of our additions packs at 40% off- they are some of our most popular products and you will be on the way to creating a safe haven (AND saving yourself at least 50/75% time cleaning- no joke that is TRUE!! Norwex for the WIN! lol)

#joinNorwex  #createanorwexsafehaven

Norwex Travel Enviro Cloths to the rescue…

2018-08-17 18.08.30
Norwex Travel Pack (5 mini enviro cloths)


There have been MANY times a simple travel enviro in my handbag has come to the rescue!

I remember the time all the cafe chairs were wet & one single highly woven, absorbent (AMAZING) travel enviro wiped up ALL the water. Yes ALL the water. If I had little kids still I am sure I would have appreciated it at parks too- you know that annoying wet slide that makes your kidlets bottoms wet! Wiping the trolley at the supermarket & cleaning the car interior are other uses I regularly use it aswell. Have a read here about an early post about the travel enviros cleaning off mould from our Venetians. Of course this travel enviro is just a baby version of our AWESOME enviro cloth so has the silver, the highly woven microfibre & cleans just aswell.

I reflect on one of my recent hosts who had been cleaning her house for two weeks with 1 single travel enviro (I like to give a booking gift when someone books a party) she had been doing her glass, counters, shower, fingers, tables & more. I wish I had it on video when she had the BIG enviro on her hand cleaning the window she was so excited with all the extra cloth power! haha.

How Microfibre Works
How Microfibre Works

So many uses for a travel Enviro Cloth!!

My fabulous team have been brainstorming uses for the travel enviro… here is our list so far- feel free to ADD any of your uses in the comments and I can add them to our growing list. This is not an exhaustive list at all and just a start 🙂

  1. Highchairs
  2. Wiping the trolley at the supermarket
  3. Wiping a table at a restaurant
  4. Wiping dust off the car window
  5. Wiping my camera clean
  6. Cleaning sticky fingers
  7. Cleaning sticky faces
  8. Cleaning phone/iPad screens
  9. Emergency baby bum wipes
  10. Cleaning spills off your clothes
  11. As napkins when camping or on the run
  12. To soak up drink spills in the car
  13. I’ve got one in each bathroom and the laundry for the kids to wipe the surfaces down each day. Not original but it seems to be working!!
  14. When there is an outbreak of gastro (or other illness)…. putting them on the tap handles can reduce infection spreading
  15. Light switches
  16. Cleaning spills out of hand bags & backpacks
  17. Car seats – I always keep one or more in the front of the car, pour on a little water & hand to kid who spilled their (say) tomato sauce.
  18. Carry when travelling – clean hand basins, desks etc at motels if not quite clean.
  19. Carry while travelling -when staying with friends (or in their house while they’re away) – use for general clean, especially bathrooms, to leave the house nice for them.
  20. Keep in car – wipe off misty side mirrors.
  21. GIve to someone who books a partyTravel Envirocloth on Mouldy Blinds B&A
  22. Dry inside of cup on the run.
  23. Used them just yesterday wet to wipe off excess sugar wax from my legs
  24. Good for hand wipes after fishing for day
  25. Clean kids toys while travelling.
  26. Wiping over my cat and dog while they’re shedding their winter coats!
  27. Cleaning up cat spew/furballs (eeeew)
  28. Put one under the jar of water when kids are painting
  29. when your cone has a hole in the bottom and you can’t be bothered to get up and get a serviette
  30. wiping/cleaning the computer keyboard.
  31. Soaking up spills on the carpet eg. wine (if you have a BIG one tho and its a lot of wine use that!)
  32. Put one in the bottom of the toothbrush holder.
  33. Giving to people who want to try how awesomely our microfibre cleans.
  34. the annoying hard to reach areas when cleaning the shower screen
  35. Cleaning the whiteboard at work
  36. Hanging near the toilet for small boy/s to wipe up after themselves
  37. Dragging through the inside of the magnet ball to clean.
  38. Cleaning laptops
  39. For kids to clean with – just the right size for their hands
  40. Getting play dough out of carpet
  41. Getting garlic off your fingers
  42. Wipe down chair arms in a doctor’s office!
  43. Mould off venetian blinds

… and they continue to brainstorm!!! Thanks team, you lot are AMAZING :))

HOW CAN YOU GET THEM?

Simply head to my online store & order them there- they come in a pack of five 🙂

Norwex saves you time, your health, your money & the environment. It will SURPRISE you with how amazing it is! Have a look around, learn something new & click on my shop if you would like to purchase or join my team!

%d bloggers like this: