7 things in your home you didn’t know may be expired

7 things in your home you didn’t know may be expired

One of the things we pride ourselves in as Africans is our ability to keep items for a long time.

Every item in your household may have an expiry date you never knew about.

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There is even a name of items that have stood the test of time; we call them ‘second hand products’.

That notwithstanding, every product has a lifespan.

YEN.com.gh brings to your attention 7 items in your home you probably didn’t know are expired.

Hairbrush:

If you have kept your hairbrush for over a year, please replace it. It needs to be cleaned once a week as well.

7 things in your home you didn’t know may be expired

Kitchen sponge:

Please replace your kitchen sponge every two weeks. You could also regularly disinfect it with boiling water

7 things in your home you didn’t know may be expired

Indoor Slippers:

Do get new indoor slippers every six months so as to avoid fungal infection.

7 things in your home you didn’t know may be expired

Pillows:

You should get a new pillow every two to three years. Dust mites and neck pains may ruin a good night rest if you don’t.

7 things in your home you didn’t know may be expired

Toothbrush:

Have you been using your toothbrush for over three months now?; please change it. Do you have a flu?; kindly change your toothbrush.

7 things in your home you didn’t know may be expired

Kitchen Spices:

The ground kitchen spices usually go bad after six months. The others could span between two and three years.

7 things in your home you didn’t know may be expired

Towel:

Change your towel if you have used it between one and three years. It could be breeding bacteria if you don't.

7 things in your home you didn’t know may be expired

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