When it comes to cleaning there are endless topics about how to clean your home, How to clean your office, and more But today what I came across was very interesting trivia facts through Pinterest.
I figured out I would share 8 of the most interesting ones I came across, because who doesn’t like some fun fact trivia?!
1. kitchen sinks are the dirtiest in the home.
The kitchen and bathroom are two of the busiest places in the home, and Food particles that sit along with germ transfer while cooking and create a breeding ground for bacteria. You must disinfect your kitchen atleast once a week. Bathroom toilets should be cleaned every day using a product along with a toilet brush. You can appoint a professional disinfection and cleaning service to get the job done in the best possible way!
2. Cleaning vs Disinfecting: What is the actual difference
Cleaning and disinfecting are actually two different things. While cleaning means removing the dust and dirt particles, Disinfecting is the process of completely destroying the disease-causing germs and bacteria from the surfaces. Overdoing disinfection and sanitization can actually lower your defense against them.
3. Almost half of the couples argue about cleaning.
What do they argue about?
27% argue about who should clean
24% argue about how OFTEN
17% argue about HOW to clean something
34% argue about other cleaning issues like products and equipment
4. Eco-friendly House cleaning on the rise.
Sales of eco-friendly cleaners went from $303 million in 2007 to $640 million after the covid-19 pandemic, according to Packaged Facts.
5. You can put more than just dishes in the dishwasher
Apart from the dishes, you can unknowingly put a lot of unwanted stuff in the dishwasher and that would lead to the spread of germs.
6. Ice cubes and your garbage disposal
Once a month or so, dump a dozen ice cubes in your garbage disposal. This sharpens the blades and eliminates any trapped grease.
7. Smelly vacuums
If your vacuum is starting to smell a little musty, drop some citrus or peppermint essential oil mixed with isopropyl in the canister and on the filters.
8. The most disturbing fact
To me, the most disgusting fact about cleaning was learning what dust is compiled of.
Dust in the home is a particle composed of 80% human skin cells along with fibers from clothes and bedding… along with outside particles like soil. Dust can irritate allergies and asthma. So make sure you stay on top of dusting!
Did you know some of these common cleaning facts? There is so much more information to follow up on about house cleaning. We recommend appointing a professional cleaning service and disinfecting service at least once or twice a month in order to get the best results.