Inflatable lawn decorations surfaces can be sources of micro-organisms and germs. While homeowners tend to overlook the maintenance and caring of inflatables lawn decorations, there are specific guidelines for inflatable’s sanitation, you can use these easy, yet practical solutions to clean inflatable lawn decorations safely at home.
Dish Soap and Water
Simply cleaning the inflatable lawn decorations surface with dish soap and water is a great way to prevent illness, and it works for other outdoor surfaces as well. Regular cleaning using a damp cloth with mild dish soap and hot water will kill the bacteria. After cleaning, let it dry completely, to prevent the inflatable lawn decorations from molding.
When washing any electrical inflatable lawn decorations, do not submerge in dish soap and water. Even inflatable lawn decorations that include batteries should not be submerged in dish soap and water. Avoid the electrical parts by wiping around the area. Water damage to the inflatable lawn decorations can lead to electrical shortages and may stop the inflatable from working.
Some inflatable lawn decorations may be marked as being washing machine safe, and other inflatable lawn decorations can be hand washed. The warm water and washing detergent in the washing machine will help disinfect and clean inflatables. Do not put inflatables in the dryer. Air dry completely to avoid the development of mold and mildew.
Environmentally Safe Homemade All-Purpose Cleaners
Some cleaners carry harmful and toxic chemicals that have the ability to remove bacteria and germs, but many of these chemicals are not safe for pets or children. One environmentally safe homemade surface cleaners that you can try include warm water, a half of cup liquid castile soap, and baking soda.
Combine all of the ingredients and pour them into a spray bottle.
Citrus Homemade Cleaner has the power to tackle dirt, grime, and scum, all the added benefits you will need when cleaning inflatable lawn decorations.
It is quite easy to make! Mix baking soda, white vinegar, fresh lemon juice and olive oil with warm water. Rub the inflatable lawn decoration with a sponge or soft cloth. Rinse with cold water and dry with a cloth.
If you visited the local convenience store lately, you may have noticed the aisle designated to disinfectant wipes and cleaning supplies. When cleaning large or small inflatable lawn decorations, disinfectant wipes are an awesome way to clean inflatable surfaces that may be electrical and cannot be placed directly into a washing machine.
Wipe down the inflatable lawn decorations by using a disinfectant wipe. Allow it to air-dry for 10-15 minutes before putting it away.
Clean your inflatable lawn decorations after use. This clean-up regimen may be a bit hard to remember at first, but eventually, you’ll grow to appreciate the benefits of having a safe and germ-free environment.
Inflatable lawn decorations can quickly spread illness to others just by touch, many adults and children pick up germs and bacteria this way
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