5 Dangerous Mistakes to Avoid When Using Cleaning Products
During the coronavirus crisis, even those of us who typically swear by all-natural cleaning solutions are suddenly stocking up on harsh chemical cleaners. Personally, I've invited more chemical cleaners into my home over the past two months than over the past five years. For those of us who aren't accustomed to dealing with bleach, ammonia, and other serious chemicals, it's worth a refresher on the right way to use and store them to keep us and our families safe.
These cleaners are powerful—powerful enough to destroy 99.9 percent of microorganisms—but that also makes them dangerous if not handled correctly. Here are some common mistakes to avoid, along with the right way to store all of the new additions to your cleaning supply stash.