From popping candy to cling film, here are four toilet cleaning hacks you should be aware of.
CLEANING THE TOILET is one of the most dreaded chores on any household cleaning checklist, but with these clever hacks, it can be made even easier.
When left unclean, toilets are one of the dirtiest parts of any home, harboring a slew of bacteria and limescale.
While cleaning the toilet isn’t the most appealing household task, there are a few tricks and hands-free options that will have your porcelain bowl sparkling in no time.
Cleaning can be made easier with anything from fizzy sweets to food wrap – here’s how.
Fizzy substances such as baking soda or citric acid can make scrubbing stubborn stains from your toilet even easier.
Popping candy is a lesser-known cleaning ingredient that does the job just as well.
Pour a sachet of popping candy into your toilet and shake it in a circular motion around the bowl.
Allow one or two minutes for the sweet solution to fizz away before using a toilet brush to scrub the bowl.
To reveal a gleaming, stain-free toilet bowl, flush it.
A clogged toilet can be difficult to navigate because there is always the risk of the bowl overflowing.
Rather than risk being soaked by rising toilet water, use cling film to create a protective barrier.
Lift the toilet lid and place a layer of cling film over the bowl.
Make sure there are enough layers to form a strong barrier.
To try to dislodge any stuck toilet paper without flooding your bathroom, flush the toilet.
The cling film layer in the middle will rise as the toilet flushes.
Push the rising film firmly down with your flat palms to direct the water back to the bowl’s bottom.
Remove some of the excess debris from a particularly clogged toilet before attempting this hack.
Bath bombs are a luxurious and refreshing addition to any bathroom, and they can also be used in the toilet.
Toilet bombs are a mixture of baking soda, citric acid, and essential oils that can be dropped into your toilet bowl to remove stains and eliminate odors.
This simple recipe will help you keep your toilet cleaner in between deep cleanings:
In a bowl, combine the baking soda and citric acid before adding the a.
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