Be aware of danger!
There are so many household items that we use on daily basis by knowing that they can be quite harmful for us, but still we keep using them. In the recent era it is very hard to tell that which product creates threat to our health and harmful for us and which product is simply natural. We are nowadays becomes too much busy in our lives that we don’t have enough time to go for time taking machineries we want just quick solution to every matter. In this article we have listed some of the common used dangerous household items and everyday household items that are helpful for the short time but in real they are truly dangerous and by using them our health at risk.
There are many commonly used dangerous household items that we all keep in our homes. There are lots of known and unknown dangers items around our home. Our homes are full of many harmful and dangerous items among these are washing and cleaning products with harmful poisonous chemicals, microwave, gases comes with air conditioner etc many of these dangers can easily be avoided by decreasing the use of these and with common sense. Let have a look some of the most commonly harmful and dangerous everyday household items that are found at our homes.
These are usually we found in our travelling bags and in stored clothes to keep them safe from moths or tiny pesticides. These small round shape are not that much common but it is used in many homes, mothballs are quite harmful because it contains naphthalene as its main component and it destroy red blood cells, in many countries it is ban because it became the reason of death of babies. If you are using mothballs under your stored garments make sure to keep it away from children.
Extension cords are not dangerous itself, in many cases it is very helpful for providing power to number of electronic devices but sometimes it becomes quite dangerous. Many people handle extension cords carelessly do not realize that there is a particular voltage capacity, and they can create huge fire hazard.
Carpeting in different rooms of homes look so pretty and seems harmless and innocuous, but carpet emits some of the potentially dangerous chemicals that is well known as volatile organic compounds, which occurs from the dyes and glues in the carpet. Many people are oblivious about these specific harmful chemicals that new carpets releases. To protect yourself from these harmful VOCs, after installing new carpet keep the windows open and regularly vacuum your carpet.
Usually in winter people increases the use of gas heaters though it warms the room but it quite dangerous because it release harmful gases that can create alarming situation anytime.
Microwave emits too many hazardous rays that cause cancer. It is better to avoid heating food items in microwave.