Cleaning your bathroom is, without a doubt one of the least pleasant things to do at the weekend. Maintaining the walls, sink, showers curtains, and tiles can be a true nightmare, not to mention your busy schedule and family business. The bathroom’s tiles and the grout between the tiles accumulate a lot of dirt and because of the high humidity and warmth, mold and mildew may occur. Well, here are some useful tile and grout cleaning methods you can try the next time.
Mold and mildew prevention. The best way to prevent mildew from spreading into your bathroom is to make sure you turn on the ventilation system every time you take a shower. High humidity, warm environment, and low air circulation are the main causes of mold and mildew.
Homemade tile and grout cleaning solution. You don’t even need to use some expensive and toxic detergents to deal with the dirt in your bathroom. All you need is to prepare a simple solution is ½ cup of ammonia, ½ cup of baking soda and a gallon of warm water. Important note: bleach should not be mixed with ammonia. Use a microfiber cloth for the tiles and a soft brush to clean the grout. Rinse with water when you are done. You can always ask your domestic cleaners Bromley to do this for you.
Heavy mildew cleaning. In case the mildew has been spreading all over the bathroom, you will probably need to take some more serious actions. Use pure chlorine bleach. Apply the bleach on the tiles and grout and leave it for about 15 minutes, then rinse it well and wipe the tiles dry with a microfiber cloth. If there is still bleach smell, you can rinse again with water or use some soap and water solution. You can use this technique the next time you do an end of tenancy cleaning Islington just to make sure the bathroom is perfectly clean.
With these techniques, you will get rid of any dirt or mildew on the tiles and grout fast and efficiently.