Hidden Germs in Your Home

Learn the unexpected places germs are hiding in your home and what you can do to fight back.

Hidden Germs in Your Home

Germs are everywhere – including your home! Bacteria, viruses and molds are crafty at finding hospitable environments to hang out in. Learn the unexpected places germs are hiding in your home and what you can do to fight back.

Bathroom Towel

When you use your towel to dry off, you dampen it, not to mention the millions of skin cells you shed into the towel's fibers. Bacteria feed on skin cells and thrive in wet, dark environments, so a towel is the perfect breeding ground. Keep these germs from taking over by washing your towels twice a week.

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