First you should supply yourself with suitable protective gear. Use a respiratory mask, which will protect your health from inhaling harmful fumes. Wear rubber or latex gloves and suitable protection outfit, loose tops and apron, track pants and others are very appropriate. When doing various cleaning tasks detergents can get in your skin and you can easily inhale them through fumes. Cover all your body parts to protect them especially your face and palms.
Use only safe cleaning products, which are designated on their labels as non-toxic and suitable for pregnant women. Be extra careful when choosing toilet cleaners, air fresheners and commercial preparations. You can use green and organic cleaners, which are sold in such stores and are much safer. They are also less aggressive to the environment, besides for your health.
During cleaning the rooms should provide proper ventilation. Open several windows in the rooms to let some fresh air in them before starting the cleaning work. If you don't have such leave the doors ajar. The odors and fumes, which are created from the detergents, will leave the room if you ventilate it properly. This way you will have fresh air to breathe which is important for the baby too.
It is good and recommended to have someone near you while you clean and during pregnancy as a whole. You may feel fit in the beginning of this period, but it is normal to get easily exhausted, nauseous and tired after cleaning. Have someone around you to help you when you need assistance. This will make you more relaxed and calm too.
The explained above tips and tactics for keeping your home clean during pregnancy are effective and will ensure the impeccable state of the rooms. Expecting your newborn can be a very exciting and joyous time and if you be careful and adhere to the recommendations explained here you won't have any problems. Be cautious when doing the cleaning work and let someone help you with the tasks, which are trickier. You shouldn't get too exhausted, but take often breaks and naps when you feel such urge. House-cleaning work never ends and your health should be your top priority especially while you are expecting.
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