As we head into winter, it also means cold and flu season. Every year, up to 20% of the US population gets the flu, while over 200 cold viruses make their rounds throughout homes across America. At a minimum, these viruses make whole households miserable, and in those susceptible can lead to serious illness and death. But, a little extra vigilance can help prevent some of those germs from making their way into your home. Here are our tips to keep your home clean during the flu and winter season.
Preventing the Flu from Entering Your Home
Let’s talk about prevention. As the old saying goes, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” So it makes sense that anything you can do to prevent the flu from getting into your home in the first place is a good first step to staying healthy this flu season.
According to the CDC, the flu can live for up to 48 hours on […]