|House Cleaning: The Definitive Guide To Cleaning
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|Jamar Cleaning Services
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The kitchen is the most important place in your house. Not only because the food for the
entire family is prepared here, but also because this is the place which actually determines the
health. Hence here are some important tips to keep your kitchen clean and germ free.
These are the favorite haunts of germs, pests and rodents in the kitchen. Bins are home to
a variety of insects and fungi as well. Hence, it is important to clean your bins daily. If cleaning
is not possible, then empty your bins daily. If your dustbin starts to smell then you need to
understand that its time to clean it even if it is not full. Wash your bin with a good bleach
solution or an antiseptic. Rinse it well and wipe it with kitchen paper.
Another favorite haunt of fungi and molds, these need to be checked regularly. You need to
wash the bread bins at least once in a week and dry them completely before putting bread
again. If you see mold or fungi, then throw the contents and wash the bin with white vinegar.
Once done, leave it in the sun to dry completely.
More often than not, chopping boards are seldom cleaned thoroughly. They are normally
wiped and kept. However, this can be a major source of problems since this can cause an
infestation of germs. Wash your chopping board immediately after you use it. Wooden
boards need to be cleaned with hot water and cleaning liquid. Once washed, wipe the board
with an antiseptic liquid and leave it to dry. Wooden boards cannot be soaked in water since
it can lead to warping. You can wash the plastic boards in the dish washer.
A clean kitchen means clean kitchen cupboards. Most of the times, we are so involved in
preparing food and cleaning dishes that we neglect the kitchen cupboards. As a result, these
places become infested with germs, mice and cockroaches. Hence, the kitchen cupboards
need to be cleaned in regular intervals. Clean kitchen means clean cupboards.
Remove all the junk from the cupboards, empty them and wash them with a good detergent.
Once done, then use warm water to rinse. Finally, dry them with the kitchen paper.
It might look like a daunting task but in reality a clean kitchen and a clean home is all about
organization. Here are some tips to make sure that your kitchen remains clean all the time:
1. Organize your kitchen: Avoid cluttering the counter top with unused items. Segregate your
items into less used, frequently used and move the ones that are not used into the drawers
2. Remember to clean the sink at least once a day so that you don’t get overwhelmed
with work. A good idea is to wash the utensils as you use them so that your sink and kitchen
3. Make cleaning a fun business: Cleaning can be boring and cumbersome. Find ways to make
cleaning fun. Involve your family or if you are alone put on some music!
Make sure you have a clean kitchen and a clean home. After all, cleanliness is next to Godliness.