There’s no question that a clean and tidy house is a sight for the eyes. But, modern way of living often leaves little time for house chores. While some things in the house need cleaning every now and then, there are other things that need to be cleaned on a regular basis.
For instance, research has shown that dish cloths are the dirtiest item in every kitchen. The same goes for bath towels in the bathroom. As these are used often, they get dirty more quickly, which is why you should change them with clean ones more often.
Your keys host more bacteria than elevator buttons, a fact that very few people are aware of. The thing is keys are often kept in unhygienic places such as pockets. Plus, they often fall on the ground, where they just pick up more bacteria.
You may think that cleaning the bathroom tiles or shower cabin is a big deal, all you should do is wipe them dry after having a shower. This 2-minute work will prevent grime and bacteria buildup in your bathroom.
The best way to disinfect the kitchen sponge is to microwave it. After cleaning your kitchen sponge thoroughly, microwave it for a minute at the lowest temperature.
As it’s the perfect breeding ground for bacteria proliferation, your sink is another item in your house that requires regular cleaning.
The best way to clean your cutting board is with a vinegar-water solution. Dilute some vinegar in water then soak your cutting board in it. Leave for a few minutes. You can also use a combination of baking soda and water.
Last, but not least, your makeup brush is another favorable item for bacteria accumulation. It’s recommended to clean it with some soap and warm water after each use.