One off domestic cleaning
"I've always had the impression that real militants are like cleaning women, doing a thankless, daily but necessary job." Francois Truffaut
Experts says that sometimes the solution of how to deal with germs and dirt can be more harmful than the problem itself. Often in households aggressive and dangerous chemicals is used. Some of them can be replaced with much safer products, which also are more environmentally friendly.
Clean organized - it makes no sense to clean the floor with a sponge, then clean the dust from the shelf or the chandelier. To remove most dirt and germs, cleaning to be effective. This means to systemize the actions so that do not have to go back several times. Move in one direction - from left to right and top to bottom. For example, it is better to start from the ceiling and upper walls, and continue down the windows and furniture and finishing a floor.
Clean things that you did not previously know about - not everyone knows that the mattress is a magnet for all kinds of microorganisms, some of which can cause allergies. So it is better to launder its case at least one to two times at a month with hot water (at 60 °), and the mattress itself should be clean with a wet cloth and hot water. Here are a few places that perhaps you have not resorted to clean:
- Phone handset - this is one of the places that, according to experts, collect as many germs, bacteria and viruses;
- Garbage bins - especially those who are in the kitchen and bathroom, emptying does not mean that they have been cleaned, so you should regularly clean it with a brush and hot water (you can add less suitable detergent).
- Automatic dishwashers - if you look more closely at your dishwasher machine, you may notice the beginnings edges of mold and mildew, and the same goes for rubber seal on the refrigerator door.
- Fireplace - plugged chimney is not only unpleasant, but it can be dangerous for health - it can ignite suddenly and return carbon dioxide back into the house.
Clean with a woolen cloth - when rubbing, wool creates static electricity that attracts dust and dirt. For this purpose you can use old socks, sweater or even blanket.