Bleach often stands out as the go-to inexpensive solution for ultimate sterilization. While it indeed excels as a disinfectant, there are important factors to consider.
Using bleach as a cleaner can pose challenges for countertops. Even when diluted, bleach retains its potent, abrasive nature. For stone or concrete countertops, this abrasion can erode the sealant, leading to premature resealing. Even laminate countertops, though resilient, may succumb to discoloration over time due to bleach exposure.
Furthermore, while household bleach isn’t toxic, it can act as an irritant to the skin, eyes, and respiratory system during use. Young children can experience skin damage upon direct contact, so exercising caution is essential. Keep those bleach bottles out of their reach!
As the health-conscious trend expands, safer bleach alternatives are increasingly available. Whether at home or in the office, taking steps to reduce bleach usage and explore alternatives can prove beneficial.
While you might not be scouring the internet for the latest “green cleaner trends of 2023,” we’re up-to-date!
At Daigle Cleaning Systems, your family’s well-being is paramount. This is why we diligently clean your home or office using safe and effective GREEN CLEANING PRODUCTS. Call today to schedule a complimentary estimate, and we’ll customize a cleaning regimen that caters to your budget and schedule. Your health matters to us.