How House Cleaning Affects Your Health

May 29, 2018 by nlzcleaninglongisland

Cleaners Long Island

How House Cleaning Affects Your Health

House cleaning is probably one of the most underrated factors which can affect a homeowner’s health. Think of entering into your apartment only to find a bunch of cockroaches scuttling away at your presence, quite obviously, the smaller creatures would have toured the expanse of your home taking proper care to spend time in your kitchen, particularly your pantry. The picture doesn’t look pretty but these creatures impact your health negatively. Germs and pests pose a great deal of health risk to persons living in a dirty house. Make sure to go to our website for the best tips for cleaning your house.

Wonder how house cleaning affects your health? Below are some tips to note

Pests dislike a clean house

Employing the services of a Long Island cleaning company can help in maintaining a clean house, free from pests and germs. In the absence of dirty clothes, toys, unattended food remnant, and other items lying around the house, pests which spread bacteria, germs and diseases will have no place to hide and establish a permanent residence. Pests have been known to enjoy warm and damp environments which is characteristic of a dirty environment, in the absence of these conditions, you stand a better chance against germs, bacteria, and poisoning. It is advisable to wash utensils immediately after cooking or load the dishwasher after eating a meal to eliminate rodents and other pests. It is also advisable to use trash cans with lids which are emptied daily, in the night time or in the mornings.

House Cleaning reduces germs

Cleaning your house personally or employing the services of cleaners in your Long Island home can prevent you from exposure to harmful germs including Salmonella, Staph, and E. coli. Foodborne germs are the highest causes of food poisoning and infections. The presence of these germs or pathogens on surfaces in and around your house presents a valid reason to hire the services of cleaners to disinfect surfaces in your home paying attention to the kitchen and bathroom surfaces which are naturally the most unsanitary locations in the house. Proper care should be taken to wash the tiny bathroom crevices which may hold water or kitchen crevices which may hold food and crumbs. It is also advisable to wipe down and disinfect kitchen surfaces used for raw meat preparation to stop the growth and spread of salmonella.

A clean house reduces stress

A clean and organized house reduces stress on the part of the homeowner as items are properly stashed away in their right positions allowing for easy location and access when needed. However, a disorganized home is a complete disaster, your keys may be under a pile of dirty laundry which makes it particularly harder to find. Paying attention to returning items to their shelves, cabins, and the counter will save you a great deal of stress when they are needed.

Reduce Risk of Domestic Hazards

When toys and other small objects are left lying around your house, you stand an increased risk of falling, tripping, and being hurt. Proper home management involves taking some precautions against preventable domestic hazards. It is important to avoid stacking objects too high to avoid crumbling. Additionally, it is important to remove items blocking hallways and doorways to avoid crashing into them. Unpacked boxes, piles of laundry and toys should be properly kept away to lower the risk of injury.

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