Since it is the place where everyone visits to clean and detox, it is almost always dirty and in need of cleaning. Unfortunately, many people struggle to keep clean cloakrooms and only end up embarrassing the entire family before visitors. If you do not want this to happen, it is time to learn some natural cleaning techniques for the bathroom.
Before rushing into some of the procedures involved in natural bathroom cleaning, it is important to start by understanding what it is all about. Natural cleaning simply refers to an alternative to using commercial detergents that is not only affordable but also safe. It involves the use of natural products to help clean the most stubborn stains around the bathroom. Some of the common cleaning agents used include:
Clearly, these are substances that can be commonly found in most homes. Unfortunately, many people are not aware that they can actually be more powerful that much more expensive detergents.
Vinegar and Baking Soda
Vinegar and baking soda are both very common ingredients used in a wide variety of cuisines. Vinegar is used to flavor dishes while baking soda is useful in raising dough before baking but did you know these two could be combined to give your bathroom the sparkle homeowners crave? Here is how you can use the two for your natural cleaning:
Start by pouring some vinegar in the toilet bowl, bathtub, sink or any other surface you need to clean. Allow the vinegar to sit for about half an hour to penetrate the stubborn a brush and gently scrub the stained surface.Remove the brush and add a little baking soda to the bristles. Scour the surface again until all the baking soda has disappeared.
Vinegar and baking soda aren’t the only substances you can use to clean your bathroom. Here is the short procedure you need to follow when using lime juice and borax instead:
Begin by flushing the toilet or sprinkling water around the tub or sink to wet the a cup of borax into a half a cup of lemon juice to the bowl and use a spoon to stir the mixture into a a sponge to rub this paste over the stained surfaces.Allow it to sit for up to 2 hours for the most stubborn stains to be etched out.Scrub thoroughly and your surface will be sparkling once again.
This paste is ideal for the natural cleaning or the most stubborn of stains, such as a toilet bowl ring.