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5 Ways to Transform Your Bathroom Into a Spa

5 Ways to Transform Your Bathroom Into a Spa

When you think about a spa treatment, what comes to mind? For us, it’s not solely about the treatment itself (though that, of course, is always a treat!) –it’s also about how relaxing the space is to spend time in. From minimalist decor and greenery to scents that ease whatever burden we’re carrying, spas have a way of hitting the reset button so we can keep going. There’s no reason we can’t recreate a spa experience at home, of course, and it doesn’t have to be overwhelming to do so. Here are our favorite five ways to transform your bathroom...

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The Best Housewarming Gifts for New Homeowners

The Best Housewarming Gifts for New Homeowners

Late spring heralds the arrival of “moving season,” when more people move house than any other time of year. From now through the end of summer, new homeowners will be packing, unpacking, and throwing housewarming parties. If you’ve been lucky enough to receive an invite to a loved one’s new home but aren’t sure what to give as a housewarming gift, we’ve got some ideas sure to put you at the top of the “best gift giver” list. The best gifts for the new homeowners in your life begin with performance cleaning products and natural home goods that elevate their...

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How to Make Homemade Weed Killer with Natural Dish Soap

How to Make Homemade Weed Killer with Natural Dish Soap

If you’re like us, you wait all winter for the first buds of spring. And while every year we swoon over the trees and flowers bursting into bloom and all the color and beauty they provide, our enthusiasm is short-lived once the weeds take hold. Trying to keep weeds in check can feel daunting, but you don’t have to reach for a toxic pesticide to use as a weed killer. Instead, you can mix up a batch of homemade weed killer with L’AVANT Collective eco-friendly dish soap. With a little commitment and this natural homemade weed killer, you can be...

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Meet Our NEW Must-Have Travel Cleaning Set

Meet Our NEW Must-Have Travel Cleaning Set

If you’ve got travel plans on the horizon, we’ve got good news for you. We’ve created a NEW travel cleaning set with must-have L’AVANT Collective natural cleaning favorites to take with you to your hotel, AirBnB, or even your camping site for a touch of ‘glamping’. Here’s why it matters that you can clean up with L'AVANT natural dish soap, organic hand soap and non toxic multipurpose cleaner when you travel–and with packaging this elevated, you can bet wherever you’re staying will look even better than when you checked in.    Natural cleaning products for a highly effective clean  For...

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How to Make Bubbles with Dish Soap

How to Make Bubbles with Dish Soap

Warm weather means more time outside–and nothing says “spring” like kids discovering the magic of playing with bubbles in the sunshine. But you don’t have to buy numerous plastic bottles full of bubble solution to make the perfect bubbles for your family. With the right amount of L’AVANT Collective natural dish soap and a few other household items, you’ll have a recipe for family fun in no time–without the single use plastic. Here’s how to make bubbles with dish soap.  What you’ll need to make bubbles with dish soap To make bubbles with natural dish soap, you’ll need: - 2...

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Why Wool Dryer Balls Are Your Best Bet for Softer Clothes

Why Wool Dryer Balls Are Your Best Bet for Softer Clothes

If you’re looking to transition to plant-based laundry products but are afraid you’ll be stuck with clothes that feel rough and stiff, we have good news: Swapping out your liquid fabric softeners and dryer sheets for L’AVANT Collective natural wool dryer balls won’t just make your clothes soft–you’ll also have less static and a shorter drying cycle. Here’s why wool dryer balls are your best bet for softer clothes.  Wool dryer balls don’t create “faux” softness  You’ve probably never thought about why your clothes feel softer after using conventional fabric softeners and dryer sheets. After all, isn’t that what they’re supposed...

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5 Reasons to Ditch Your Dryer Sheets for Wool Dryer Balls

5 Reasons to Ditch Your Dryer Sheets for Wool Dryer Balls

Is there anything more satisfying on laundry day than pulling clean, fluffy, soft clothes from the dryer? We’ve always appreciated a freshly cleaned load of laundry, but since swapping out dryer sheets for wool dryer balls, we feel even better about our machine-dried clothes. Here are our top 5 reasons to ditch your dryer sheets for wool dryer balls, and trust us: You’re about to love laundry day as much as we do.  Dryer balls save (a lot of) energy. We’ve all been there: A large load of towels or bedding gets thrown in the dryer, the long cycle is...

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These 5 Plant-Based Enzymes Will Change the Way You Do Laundry

These 5 Plant-Based Enzymes Will Change the Way You Do Laundry

If you’ve been curious about trying a natural laundry detergent but aren’t sure if it will work because you aren’t sure how it works, we have good news. Our L’AVANT Collective High Performance Laundry Detergent is formulated with powerful plant-based enzymes that do the heavy lifting without taking a heavy toll on the environment, or your health. Get to know the natural enzymes you’ll find in our sustainable laundry detergent – both the Unscented and Fresh Linen options–and why we chose them to use in our NEW eco-luxe laundry formula.  Protease  Known for its powerful stain-fighting ability, protease is a plant-based...

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Seeking a More Sustainable Laundry Detergent? Try L’AVANT Collective

Seeking a More Sustainable Laundry Detergent? Try L’AVANT Collective

When making the change to more sustainable home cleaning products, many of us focus on swapping out harsh countertop sprays, bathroom cleaners, and soaps–and for good reason: Many of these conventional products are formulated with harsh chemicals that can irritate our lungs, eyes, skin and be hard on the environment, as well. But while all of these changes to non toxic cleaners add up to cumulative positive effects, we may be hesitant to give up our conventional laundry detergents because we’re afraid our clothes just won’t look or feel, well, truly clean. The good news? Today’s sustainable laundry detergent is...

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