How To Clean Your Toilet The Right Way In Your Bathroom
- Rubber gloves
- Toilet brush
- Cleaning solution (e.g. bleach)
- Microfiber cloth
- Old toothbrush
Step 1: Put On Gloves
Wear rubber gloves before beginning to clean, to avoid any chance of spreading germs.
Step 2: Scrub The Bowl and Base
To remove any dirt or debris, use a toilet brush to scrub inside and around the bowl, as well as above and just outside the base of the toilet.
Step 3: Apply Cleaning SolutionTo kill any germs and bacteria, spray or pour a cleaning solution inside the bowl and around its base. Let it sit for a few minutes.
Step 4: Wipe Down The Toilet
Using a clean, microfiber cloth, wipe down the exterior of the toilet, including the lid and seat. Be sure to rinse the cloth between wipes.
Step 5: Scrub The Rim and Hinges
Use an old toothbrush to scrub around the rim of the bowl, and any hard-to-reach areas, like hinges or handles.
Step 6: Flush
Once you've finished scrubbing and wiping down the toilet, flush it to get rid of any cleaning solution.