Lots of parents worry about their children becoming ill due to bacteria in the home. Indeed, that is why many mothers spend a long time making sure they disinfect their kitchen units after preparing raw meat. However, lots of people forget about the risks their family faces in the bathroom. For that reason, you should use some of the advice from this article to turn the situation around.
Cleaning the mirrors
Firstly, the mirrors in your bathroom will become filthy over time if you don’t implement a strict cleaning routine. That is often because family members tend to cough and sneeze and cover the surface in lots of bugs. So, invest in some specialist cleaning solutions or use the DIY method highlighted below.
Cleaning the taps
Everyone who uses your bathroom and when washes their hands will get bacteria and other unwanted bugs on the taps. That is because those people have to touch that area before they can wash their hands. Considering that, make sure you pay extra attention to the chrome in your bathroom when cleaning.
Unclogging the drains
Many people forget about their drains, and that’s why they’re mentioned in this post. Bacteria and grime from blocked drains can soon infect the rest of your bathroom if you don’t unclog them. There are specialist solutions you can use for that process, or you use vinegar as recommended by the graphic below.
To answer the question posed in the title of this post, yes, your bathroom is a breeding ground for bacteria, and your children could become ill in the future if you don’t take decisive action right now.
Infographic by soakology.co.uk
Disclosure: collaborative post.
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