Are you frustrated over the fact that no matter how well you clean your bathroom, you cannot keep it clean? It gets dirty and cluttered quickly within no time after you have scrubbed and scrubbed away? And at the same time, you have spent too much energy and time on cleaning the bathroom only to see that it did not make a difference?
That is why you need to know about 9 tricks and hacks that will not only cut cleaning time and effort – but will make bathroom cleaning more enjoyable.
#9 – Use Shaving Cream To Clean Mirrors
Are you tired of your mirrors fogging up after you take a bath or a shower? And when you try to clear away the mist, your mirror is streaked? There is a simple hack to use to fix this issue. And that is by spraying the shaving cream on your mirrors. Then take a paper towel roll for polishing it off, then it will be squeaky clean for 2 to 3 weeks.
#8 – Use Tea Or Oil To Clean The Shower Screen
You may be looking for expensive cleaners that can easily give off fumes when it comes to cleaning your shower screen. But you have alternative ways to clean the screen and that is by using black tea or cooking oil. If you use black tea, take a cloth that has no lint on it, dip it into the tea, and then rub it on the screen.
Then take a clean cloth to wipe it off. It will be clean. You can also spray cooking oil on the screen if you prefer to clean it that way. Then allow it to sit for 10 minutes, then you can rinse it off with soap and water. Both hacks will work and remove the grime and give it the shine.
#7 – Clean Your Bathroom Window With Rubbing Alcohol And Vinegar
If your bathroom windows are too difficult to clean, then you need to create a cleaning solution for it. You need rubbing alcohol that has a concentration of 70 percent and vinegar. Take a spray bottle and mix one part of the rubbing alcohol and the other part vinegar. Then spray it on the window and it will be clean in no time after you rub it off. It works with mirrors too.
It is important to do this only when there isn’t direct sunlight hitting the window so you can do this after it gets dark in the evening or on a rainy and overcast day.
#6 – Vinegar And Baking Soda Will Remove Mildew On Shower Curtain
Each time you take a shower, mildew and mold are growing on the shower curtain as you let it dry after you are done. And the one thing that does not help is that your bathroom deals with condensation which worsens this. And if your shower curtain has mildew growing out of it after a while, there is a solution to it before you invest in another one.
You will want to put the curtain into the washing machine. Then use your detergent and add half of a cup of baking soda to it and add it to the hot water cycle. And do that just before you put it on the rinse cycle. Then add a half of a cup of white vinegar, then let it dry and let it dry completely.
#5 – Baking Soda And Vinegar Cleans The Toilet Too
One of the things that any homeowner dreads is having to clean the toilet as it needs cleaning often. But there is a simple solution to cleaning it effectively and easily. Take white vinegar and baking soda and add equal parts to the solution and dump it into the toilet. You will need to use a toilet brush to add to space under the rim. Just leave it in for 15 minutes, and after that time is up, scrub it well and then flush.
#4 – Indigestion Tablets Will Unclog Drains
Is the drain in your sink clogged up and slow to drain water? That is frustrating and it only means you will have to use a drain snake to unclog it, or do you? If you have TUMS or Alka Seltzer tablets, then that can take care of it. Put 4 of those indigestion tablets into the drain. And you’ll need a cup of vinegar that is distilled to pour it down after and that will remove the substances clogging the drain, and that will take care of it!
#3 – Lemon Will Make Your Faucets Shine
Are your faucets looking dirty and dull because of water spots? There is an easy way to clean the faucets and that is by putting lemon onto it. You can take lemon essential oil or take a whole lemon and cut it in half. Rub it on the faucets, and then clean it off with a cloth, and they are nice and clean!
#2 – A Grapefruit Can Clean The Bath
The bottom of your bath or shower gets gritty and dirty, and the easy way to clean it off is with grapefruit. You can cut the grapefruit in half. Then add salt on the bottom of the tub or shower. Then scrub it off with the half of the grapefruit. Then you will want to rinse it off to give it a shine and it will smell great and look great.
#1 – Baking Soda Will Keep Bins Cleaned
You likely know that bathroom bins are known to be the home to bacteria as they are breeding grounds. And there is an easy way to keep those bins fresh and that is by adding baking of soda to the bin each time you empty it. That will keep it nice and clean!
Those tips and tricks will help keep your bathroom clean and make the process even more enjoyable. No more dreadful cleaning sessions will be needed for your bathroom if you are consistent.