I just read this article which makes it clear how quickly so many surfaces can be contaminated by those who are infected with no symptoms.
I am closing this thread as of now due to the content becoming offensive and containing several personal attacks. Thank you to those who have reported the content - I will continue to work on removing it asap and will reach out to those effected.
The CC is a place for people to feel secure in discussing hosting in a supportive way - we will remove any content that does not meet the guidelines for the sake of those that want to participate in the CC in a healthy way.
@Sarah977 - Sorry that your thread was hijacked, I do think it is worth remaking as it was a fantastic discussion. Let me know if you want to work on that and we can retrieve the conversation in a new thread.