You wouldn't go to the toilet without washing your hands afterwards, but research shows that your toilet seat isn't necessarily the worst offender for household bacteria.
There's no way you'd leave the bathroom for a month without cleaning it, right? But when was the last time you cleaned your computer keyboard, games console, sofa arm-rests or your bike? Six months ago? Never?
Take a look at these germ safe-havens that exist around the average house and what you can do about them...
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