These CDC-Approved Cleaning Products Can Keep Your Home Clean During the Coronavirus Pandemic

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CDC-Approved Cleaning Products: Keep Your Home Sanitized From Carpet to Countertop

CDC-Approved Cleaning Products: Keep Your Home Sanitized From Carpet to Countertop

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These CDC-Approved Cleaning Products Can Keep Your Home Clean During the Coronavirus Pandemic

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People are making the effort to stop the spread of the coronavirus by washing and sanitizing their hands, wearing masks and gloves, and deep cleaning inside their homes. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends using the following EPA-registered products to make sure your home is properly clean and sanitized.

It is important to know the best products to not only clean but also disinfect your home. Making sure the surface stays wet for the right amount of time can make a difference when it comes to disinfecting. On the packaging of most cleaning supplies, there are specific instructions that recommend how long an area should stay wet in order to kill the germs and bacteria from that surface.

Lysol Kitchen Pro Antibacterial Cleaner

Lysol Kitchen Pro Antibacterial Cleaner

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When you’re cooking raw chicken, turkey, beef and more, there are chances your kitchen counter will get dirty from the raw meat. Lysol Kitchen Pro Antibacterial Cleaner can protect you from foodborne illnesses like salmonella. It kills 99.9% of viruses and bacteria and removes grease stains.

Lysol Disinfectant Spray

Lysol Disinfectant Spray

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Not only can Lysol’s disinfectant spray be used to deodorize your home, but it can also be used to sanitize soft surfaces like your couch or bed sheets. Having a clean and fresh space can help create a healthier home environment for you and your family.

Claire Disinfectant Bathroom Cleaner

Claire Disinfectant Bathroom Cleaner

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Claire Disinfectant Bathroom Cleaner is an EPA-approved product that can be used at home as well as medical facilities. Use this to help clean and deodorize toilet seats, bathroom walls and more. Make sure to not miss any areas that you never thought to clean but should.

Clorox Disinfecting Wipes

Clorox Disinfecting Wipes

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You’ll eventually need to go outside to pick up some essential items (and sneak a few ingredients to make a simple dessert for later). If you drive, you’re probably more busy thinking about the rules of the road than protecting your car from germs and bacteria. Clorox Disinfecting Wipes can be good to keep in your car to wipe down the door handle, steering wheel and other surfaces you may come in contact with.

Fantastik Multi-Surface Disinfectant Degreaser

Fantastik Multi-Surface Disinfectant Degreaser

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Even though you used a recipe that takes less than an hour to make, your oven is still full of grease splatters and food bits that are baked on the walls. This EPA-recommended brand can get rid of those tough grease stains while also disinfecting the area. Fantasik’s disinfectant degreaser should be left on the surface for five minutes before wiping dry or rinsing with water. Be mindful of certain ingredients in oven cleaners because some are bad for your health.

Proxi Home General Disinfectant Cleaner Spray

Proxi Home General Disinfectant Cleaner Spray

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You’re probably spending more time at home learning how to make bread from scratch or attempting to whip up the best dalgona coffee for Instagram. Of course, it’s going to leave your kitchen looking messy. Proxi Home General Disinfectant Cleaner Spray is a multipurpose cleaner that can disinfect different surfaces, whether you need to remove a tough grease stain or use it as a preventative for mold and mildew.

Clorox Pet Solutions Stain & Odor Remover Spray

Clorox Pet Solutions Stain & Odor Remover Spray

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There are household items that can be harmful to your pet, so while you’re cleaning your home, you might want to check if your cleaning supplies are pet-safe. If you’re a pet owner, Clorox Pet Solutions Stain and Odor Remove Spray is an EPA-approved product for removing stains made by your furry friend without harsh chemicals like bleach.

The Works Basic Disinfectant Toilet Bowl Cleaner

The Works Basic Disinfectant Toilet Bowl Cleaner

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Your toilet bowl is probably one of the dirtiest places in your home, and it can build up rust and bacteria over time. The Works Basic Disinfectant Toilet Bowl Cleaner is an EPA-approved product that removes stains and breaks down limescale while deodorizing your toilet.

Lysol Bathroom Cleaner

Lysol Bathroom Cleaner

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From the toilet bowl to the bathtub, there could be bacteria hidden on surfaces in your home if you don’t clean them often. When it comes to Lysol, people may think about the air freshener, but the brand also has a line of EPA-approved products to help clean your bathroom from top to bottom. Lysol’s Bathroom Cleaner removes limescale and soap scum and kills 99.9% of bathroom bacteria and viruses. Allow the solution to sit for 15 to 20 seconds — or 10 minutes to disinfect — before wiping down the surface.

Comet Disinfecting Bathroom Cleaner

Comet Disinfecting Bathroom Cleaner

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Don’t make the mistake of mixing different products together to clean a room or area of your house. This is one way you’re probably cleaning your house wrong. Instead, find one product that can clean multiple surfaces in your home. Comet Disinfecting Bathroom Cleaner cleans and disinfects multiple areas in your bathroom so you won’t have to spend money on different products.

Scrubbing Bubbles Disinfectant Restroom Cleaner

Scrubbing Bubbles Disinfectant Restroom Cleaner

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Scrubbing Bubbles Disinfectant Restroom Cleaner cleans and kills 99.9% of viruses and bacteria, including E.coli and salmonella. It can also remove limescale, calcium, rust and dirt from your countertop, shower walls and doors, bathtub and sink. While you deep clean your bathroom, you should also remember to change out your toothbrush and other household items.

Windex Disinfectant Cleaner

Windex Disinfectant Cleaner

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From countertops to bedside tables, these are areas that you frequently touch and are easy to spread bacteria to and from. Windex Disinfectant Cleaner can be used to kill germs and bacteria on hard non-porous surfaces such as your kitchen table or mirrors. Use it to disinfect surfaces while you’re organizing your kitchen.

Lysol Disinfecting Wipes

Lysol Disinfecting Wipes

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Disinfecting wipes are great to use to quickly clean a surface from a coffee spill or leftover juice from raw meat. However, it’s important to look at the packaging to see how long the surface needs to stay wet in order to actually kill germs. Lysol’s disinfecting wipes recommend that surfaces should remain wet for four minutes in order to disinfect the area. Be sure to use more than one wipe to clean multiple surfaces to prevent the spread of germs.

Benefect Botanical Daily Cleaner Disinfectant Spray

Benefect Botanical Daily Cleaner Disinfectant Spray

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One pro tip for deep cleaning your home is to work from top to bottom. If you start cleaning from a high place, it won’t dirty your clean floor. Your carpet is one place that collects a lot of dirt and dust, so don’t neglect it while you’re deep cleaning your home. The Benefect Botanical Daily Cleaner Disinfectant Spray is not only a general cleaner that can help clean the bathroom and kitchen, but it can also sanitize and deodorize your carpet.

Lysol Laundry Sanitizer

Lysol Laundry Sanitizer

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Whether your job requires you to go outside or you need to run to the grocery store for essential items, it’s important to properly wash the clothes you wear outside as a precaution. Lysol Laundry Sanitizer can disinfect your clothes, killing 99.9% of bacteria that detergents may leave behind. If you’re not too sure, here’s how often you should wash your jeans and everything else in your life.

Scrubbing Bubbles Power Stain Destroyer Non-Bleach Toilet Bowl Disinfectant

Scrubbing Bubbles Power Stain Destroyer Non-Bleach Toilet Bowl Disinfectant

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Scrubbing Bubbles Power Stain Destroyer Non-Bleach Toilet Bowl Disinfectant can disinfect as well as remove tough stains like rust and limescale from your toilet bowl. All you need to do is apply it to the toilet then let it sit for 15 minutes before scrubbing and rinsing. Cleaning supplies may be hard to find during the coronavirus pandemic, but you can also use salt to help clean around the house.

Lysol Bleach Mold & Mildew Remover

Lysol Bleach Mold & Mildew Remover

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Cleaning your home is one thing you can do when you’re spending more time at home. Once you start looking around the house, you start to notice cobwebs, dust mites and even mold forming in different corners. Lysol’s Bleach Mold & Mildew Remover can remove mold from your bathtub as well as kill 99.9% of viruses and bacteria.

Clorox Commercial Solutions Hydrogen Peroxide Cleaner Disinfectant

Clorox Commercial Solutions Hydrogen Peroxide Cleaner Disinfectant

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Clorox Commercial Solutions Hydrogen Peroxide Cleaner Disinfectant uses hydrogen peroxide as an active agent to kill bacteria with just one minute of needed contact time. Use it to clean surfaces like handles and desktops as well as mattresses and couches while you’re working from home.

Clorox Multi Surface Cleaner + Bleach

Clorox Multi Surface Cleaner + Bleach

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Clorox Multi Surface Cleaner + Bleach is safe to use to clean hard surfaces such as your kitchen counter — but make sure to let the surface stay wet for at least one minute before using a clean towel to dry the area. If you’re not comfortable using cleaners with harsh chemicals, there are natural cleaning tips you can follow to help get the job done.

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