Are You Cleaning The Toilet Right

Cleaning the toilet isn’t most people’s idea of a good time, but where would we be without it? We at Maid Brigade Services will help by giving few tips, on how to clean the outhouse. If this still doesn’t help, you can always contact the Maid Brigade Services for a maid to do the cleaning. Also remember that a sparkling clean lavatory, helps keep your body healthy. Try these ideas to keep it clean and inviting:

1. Take your time when cleaning the toilet bowl

Place granulated or liquid toilet bowl cleaner into the bowl, and let the cleaner go to work. Standing time is necessary to dissolve deposits and kill germs, so don’t cut the time short. Allow it to stay in the bowl for 5 minutes or more before brushing and rinsing it out.

2. Brush up the toilet bowl

A good bowl brush is a must. If yours is flattened or mashed, replace it; you need those bristles bristling to do a good job. Curved bowl brushes reach up and under the toilet rim to scour away hidden deposits.

3. Scrub up

If the toilet develops a stubborn ring that regular cleaning won’t cure, bring on the pumice stone! This natural stone is porous and crumbles. Rub the stone directly on the ring to remove the deposit.

4. Disinfect

Use a disinfecting spray cleaner or all-purpose bathroom cleaner to spray toilet rims, seat and lid, tank and bowl exterior. Be sure to check the label for the recommended standing time; antibacterial cleaning products require a certain amount of wet exposure to kill germs. Wipe clean and dry with fresh cleaning cloths.

5. Drips and dribbles

These are a predictable hazard in a home containing boys — of any age — and can cause odor problems and floor damage if urine is allowed to stand at the base of the toilet. Use disinfecting cleaner and the cleaning toothbrush to rout out stray dribbles — or assign the job to the manly offenders