Your bathroom is one of the most used areas of your homes. This area needs special cleaning attention because of how frequently it is used. Here are some amazing tips that will make bathroom cleaning a breeze!
clean your bathroom sink.
Your bathroom sink goes through quite a bit of grime and dirt each day. Regular cleaning can keep it clean and sparkling.
· Remove film and light soil by using an all-purpose bathroom cleaner. You can use soft-scrub or abrasive cleaners for deposits that are a bit more stubborn, as they are easy to rinse from ceramic surfaces.
· Sanitize your sink and get rid of toothpaste dribbles by using cleaners formulated with bleach.
· Use an all-purpose bathroom cleaner or a disinfecting spray glass cleaner to clean the fixtures and the rim.
· Use a dry cleaning cloth to shine fixtures.
Clean your shower and bathtub.
Shower and tub areas are prone to getting clogged with mildew, mold, dirt and grime. The longer you ignore it, the more stubborn the deposits get, and the harder it is to clean them. Here are some ways to make cleaning easier.
· Arm yourself with a toothbrush. It is a fantastic tool for cleaning the crevices in your shower area or tub.
· Every time you take a shower, spray it down with a daily shower spray or an all-purpose bathroom cleaner. These shower sprays prevent buildup and keep your shower looking great. Let the product the stand for a few minutes and in the meantime, you can take a shower. This allows the cleanser to dissolve the soap scum and oils, so that you have to spend less time and effort scrubbing.
· Store a squeegee in your shower area so that you can give it a quick wipe down every time you are in there to prevent buildup.
· Use a scrubbing pad with an abrasive surface to get rid of buildup.
· Use a tile brush or a toothbrush to scrub the tiles, and reach into the cracks and hard-to-reach corners.
· You can use a detachable showerhead to rinse everything away more quickly and efficiently. Be sure to rinse well and leave no soapy residue, which will in turn form buildup over time.
You can try these super natural DIY shower cleaners:
· Use a mixture of equal part water and vinegar to clean tiles, cabinet fronts, counters, and soap buildup in the shower.
· Use a paste of water and baking soda to clean grime stuck in the shower and tub. For tougher stains, replace the water with vinegar.
Clean you glass shower doors, and fiberglass showers.
Glass areas in your bathroom require special care and attention. Here’s how to deal with them:
· Clean fiberglass showers and glass doors with a nonabrasive cleaner such as baking soda, pine oil or an all-purpose bathroom cleaner.
· Scrubbing pads or abrasive cleansers should be avoided as they might dull or scratch the finish.
· Use white vinegar to clean cloudy glass shower doors.
· Be sure to protect your skin and ventilate the area when you are working with these products.
how to clean you bathroom mirrors.
· Spray your mirrors down with a mixture of equal part water and vinegar and wipe it with an old rag or newspaper to get it sparkling. Avoid using paper towels, as they leave a lot of residue.
· Use one wet and one dry microfiber cloth to clean your mirror without using any chemicals. Use the wet one first to clean the mirror, and the dry one to polish it.
How to clean your bathroom toilet.
Most people abhor cleaning their toilets. It’s a tough job, but someone has to do it! With these tips, it won’t be too rough.
· Add a liquid or granulated toilet bowl cleaner into the bowl and allow it to stand for a couple of minutes so that germs are terminated and deposits are dissolved.
· Your weapon of choice is a good quality brush, which allows for proper maneuverability. A mashed or flattened brush just won’t work as well as one whose bristles are intact. Curved bowl brushes are great because they reach up and under the rim of the toilet to scrub away hidden deposits.
· If you have any particularly stubborn rings, a pumice stone will do the trick. This natural stone crumbles due to its porosity. You can remove the stubborn deposit on the ring by rubbing the stone directly on it.
· Spray the toilet rims, tank, lid, seat and bowl exterior with an all-purpose bathroom cleaner or disinfecting spray. Allow it to stand for a while and then wipe it clean and dry with fresh cleaning cloths.
· There are bound to be drips and dribbles all around the toilet, especially if there are males in your home. This can lead to floor damage and odor issues. Use a cleaning toothbrush and a disinfecting cleaner to get rid of stray dribbles.
· Once a week, you can sprinkle some baking soda around the inside of the toilet to coat it. Next, add a cup of undiluted white vinegar into the water and with a toilet brush, scrub the toilet well. The chemical reaction of the vinegar and baking soda will remove any lingering smells or stains. You can use this on the floor around your bathroom as well.
· Finish cleaning your toilet with a spray and wipe it down with undiluted hydrogen peroxide.
How to clean your shower curtain.
Shower curtains can get moldy and filled with slime and film if not attended to. Here is how you combat that:
· Spray your plastic shower curtain with a good quality shower cleaner.
· Pop it into your washing machine and wash it normally.
· When the cycle is over, take your shower curtain out of the washer and hang it back up in the bathroom to drip dry.