How to clean your home?

25-05-2020
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Cleaning anything can seem like a straightforward task, but it is way more complicated than easy. 


Especially, if you’re talking about cleaning your home! That is a huge task in itself.


Start by following these simple steps & once you get started, you wouldn't want to stop until your whole house is brightly shining -


Clean


  • Wear disposable gloves to clean and disinfect.

  • Clean surfaces using a solution of soap and water, then use a disinfectant

  • Cleaning with soap and water reduces the number of germs, dirt and impurities on the surface. Disinfectant kills germs on surfaces.

  • Practice routine cleaning of frequently touched surfaces. High touch surfaces include: Tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, sinks, etc. 

 

Electronics


For electronics, such as tablets, touch screens, keyboards, and remote controls.

  • Consider putting a wipeable cover on electronics.

  • Follow the manufacturer's instructions for cleaning and disinfecting. If no guidance, use alcohol-based wipes or sprays containing at least 70% alcohol. Dry surface thoroughly.

 

Laundry


For clothing, towels, linens and other items.

  • Launder items according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Use the warmest appropriate water setting and dry items completely.

  • Wear disposable gloves when handling dirty laundry from a person who is sick.

  • Dirty laundry from a person who is sick can be washed with other people’s items.

  • Do not shake dirty laundry.

  • Clean and disinfect clothes according to the guidance above for surfaces.

  • Remove gloves, and wash hands right away.


During these testing times of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), it has now become much more necessary to inculcate cleanliness & good hygiene around you at all times. Always make sure your surroundings are clean and tidy for the betterment of you and your loved ones.

 

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