How to Clean Your Bathroom Efficiently
The bathroom is often the most used room in the house and because of this the hardest to clean and keep clean. By incorporating a few time-saving bathroom cleaning tips into your regular routine, you can cut your cleaning time, save money on cleaning products and enjoy a cleaner bathroom for longer periods of time. These 5 Time Saving Bathroom Cleaning Tips will help you to leave your bathroom spotless!
Here’s 5 Time Saving Bathroom Cleaning Tips
When cleaning the bathroom, always start with the mirrors and shower doors. By cleaning from top to bottom you will save steps. The dirt from the mirrors and walls can sometimes fall to the floor. If done first, the dirt can then be cleaned in one step when you sweep and mop the floors.
First, to clean the mirrors and shower doors, you do not need an expensive commercial cleaner. The best cleaner and one that doesn’t leave streaks, is a simple solution of water, white vinegar, and rubbing alcohol. Simply add water, 1/3 cup of vinegar, and 1⁄4 cup of rubbing alcohol to a spray bottle and shake gently to mix. Spray-on glass surfaces and wipe with a clean white paper towel. See this article for more DIY cleaners.
To clean grime and soap scum off the tub and shower stall you will need to use a two-step process. First, scrub the area with a white bristle brush to loosen grime and score the area so that a cleaner can penetrate it more readily. Next, spray or wipe on a concentrated orange-based commercial cleaning product. Allow the product to set for thirty minutes and the grime and soap scum should rinse right off.
Thirdly, after cleaning the tub and shower stall, coat the surfaces with expensive car wax. If you do this twice a year it will help to repel dirt and cut cleaning time in half throughout the year.
Another great time-saving bathroom cleaning tip for your shower stall is to wipe away all of the water after each use. This will keep the dirt and grime from building up and make weekly cleaning a breeze.
Once you have cleaned the big surfaces, it is time to clean the toilet and wipe down the counters, sinks, and faucets. White vinegar is an inexpensive and effective cleaner for these jobs. Simply apply the white vinegar with a cloth and allow it to sit for a few minutes. Then rinse the solution and wipe down the surfaces.
Other helpful bathroom cleaning information:
In addition to the tips mentioned above, here are a few other simple bathroom cleaning tips:
- Using a bath rug outside the shower to collect water and dirt.
- Cleaning your plastic shower curtain by tossing it in the washing machine with your dirty cleaning rags.
- Using toothpaste and a scrub brush to shine and clean your ornate metal faucets.
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