House Cleaning Facts

Cleaning is a very common household activity but sometimes most of do not give a lot of thought into. If you look at different aspects of cleaning a house, you will understand the idea that goes into the cleaning. Here are some insane facts provided by the team at Sparkle and Shine that you will be shocked to learn.

Cleaning burns calories

This one of the most common fact when it comes to cleaning. It is true that cleaning burns calories. But how much is the question? It is said that with two hours of cleaning one can quickly burn 200 calories, all you have to do is get a mop, and you will be fine.

Cleaning burns calories

Blenders clean themselves

This is one of the fun ones that not everyone is aware of, blenders can clean themselves. Blenders need not be washed; all one has to do is fill the blender with water and add a few drops of soap. Turn the mixer on, and in just a few seconds you will have a blender which is as good as new.

The kitchen sink has more germs than the bathroom

This is one of the most disgusting ones. This is an actual fact as your kitchen has more germs than the bathroom, especially sink. Try to make sure that you have the right cleaning equipment to clean your kitchen to keep everything clean.

Clean your shower curtains in the washing machine

You shower curtain can easily be cleaned in the washing machine. This eliminates the need of you scrubbing your curtains for more than an hour. All you have to do is pop it in the washing machine and watch it spin and clean itself.

Dust is made up of dead skin cells

dead skin cells

Dust particles are lying around always, and around 80% of them is made of human skin cells which might have fallen during your day to day activities. You need to make sure that you keep everything clean by dusting every day. Also, if you have a pet, you need to make sure that their dead skin and the shed is also taken care of.

Mould can grow in your trash can

Mould grows where there is moisture, and one of the best places for mould to grow is your trash can. To help prevent the mould growth, you need to make sure that you clean your trash can as well when you are throwing the garbage out.

Mattresses have dust mites

Mattresses carrying dust mites are not something which is new, but the amount of mites that can live in mattress is. An average mattress easily contains anywhere from 100,000 to 10 million dust mites. If not cleaned regularly can also be the reason for the reason you are suffering from skin issues.