Having a strong immunity and maintaining good hygiene are the only two things that can save us from the novel coronavirus right now. From what we know about the virus, it can remain viable for almost 24 hours on cardboard and stay on a plastic surface for three days. Other studies have found that the virus can live on glass, metal, plastic for up to nine days. The best bet to stay away from catching the infection is by regularly disinfecting the frequently touched surfaces.
The good news is that the things required to disinfect the household surfaces are already present in your home. Here is a list of four household items that can effectively kill the novel coronavirus.