Cleaning and disinfecting high-touch surfaces daily in household common areas is the current CDC recommendation if someone in your household is sick, but routine cleaning and disinfection of the home can help limit your risk regardless — especially if you have household members who are coming and going, such as returning from errands or attending school. Below are the basics of how to clean and disinfect your home to help prevent the spread of germs that can make you sick.
Cleaning & Disinfecting for Colds and Viruses: A Room-by-Room Guide
Last Updated: July 28, 2022
Are we still disinfecting every surface we encounter in our daily lives? Probably not so much, but here's how to clean and disinfect your home to prevent and reduce the spread of germs and bacteria.