Bad Cleaning Habits to avoid in Evanston, IL. Glenview, IL., Northbrook, IL. We all have some bad cleaning habits that we are not aware of, in Evanston, IL., Glenview, IL., Northbrook, IL. Below are some habits that should be not practiced in your cleaning routine.
- Using too much product when we clean. The old adage, Less is More, is very appropriate for this bad habit. Continually using too much laundry detergent or dishwasher soap will not get cleaner clothes or dishes. It simply will leave a scummy film on your clothes and make your dishes cloudy, in Evanston, IL., Glenview, IL., Northbrook, IL. Read the directions on the packages or cans of cleaners, before you use them.
- After taking a shower or bath, pick up the bath mat and hang it up to dry, in Evanston, IL., Glenview, IL., Northbrook, IL., is another bad cleaning habit to avoid. If you don’t, mold and mildew will form under it and it will be doubly hard to clean and sanitize on cleaning day. Also, make sure to close the shower curtain. The shower moisture will adhere to the folds and crevices, without being able to dry naturally. And, make sure to turn the bathroom exhaust fan on for at least 30 minutes, after showering, to remove the humidity, in Evanston, IL., Glenview, IL., Northbrook, IL.
- Before cleaning anything, make sure your cleaning tools are clean themselves. The best idea is always to clean your tools right after you use them, in Evanston, IL., Glenview, IL., Northbrook, IL. Using a dirty mop will not only not clean your floor well, but will also spread bacteria on it. So be sure to clean and wash well all your tools, cloth, mops, after each use.
- Disinfectant wipes should not be used to cleaning, in Evanston, IL., Glenview, IL., Northbrook, IL. This is a common bad, cleaning habit. The ones you pull up from the cannister. They are not meant for cleaning, but for disinfecting a small or certain area, e.g. remotes, light switches, door handles, etc.