Mum's video of people's biggest cleaning mistakes has us questioning our habits

A mum has shared the biggest cleaning mistakes people make in their homes, and there’s definitely some in here that many can relate to.

In a TikTok, Liesl Elizabeth re-enacted the common faux pas, including leaving baby bottles out on the counter and leaving dishcloths in the sink overnight.

Many disinfect their utensils overnight in a solution of Zoflora or Fabulosa and water, but this is more about the slime and bacteria that can be left after forgetting to drain the sink after washing up.

Then there’s the classic ‘underhand toilet roll’ with the paper facing the wall, which definitely irks a lot of people.

Liesl echoes part of the nation buy saying it’s ‘just wrong’.

The final mistake in Leisl’s video is putting clean washing back into a basket.

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This saves you folding as soon as the load is out of the machine, but also leads to creased clothes.

In the long-run, you’re actually making more work for yourself than simply folding as soon as it’s dry.

Liesl’s jokey post – which appeared to be an indirect funny dig at her partner – prompted comments from others who find these mistakes unbearable.

‘Tell me hubby did the dishes without telling me your husband did the dishes,’ said one commenter.

‘All of that is a no from me,’ wrote another.

It was pointed out that Liesl, from Perth, Australia, put the baby bottles away when they appeared to be still wet from the dishwasher, but she pointed out that it was just for the video and they’d normally be dried.

One more commenter also said: ‘Someone told me that the toilet paper actually goes that way. That supposedly it saves paper the way you pull it.’

A controversial statement, which Liesl replied ‘still hasn’t changed [her] mind.

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