You Can Stop Disinfecting Your Home Now, CDC Says

The difference in between cleaningdisinfecting a surface and disinfecting is when you utilize a chemical, like bleach, to kill viruses and other microbes on the surface area. It still makes sense to clean your hands and keep surface areas fairly clean, however professionals argue that businesses would be much better off upgrading ventilation than costs additional time decontaminating surfaces. What the CDC now recommendsThe new guidelines for cleaning your home say to tidy (not sanitize) high touch surfaces on a regular basis– which could be daily, but the actual frequency is up to you– and after you have visitors in your home.