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The Knowledge of Bathroom Caulk

Let this solution dry fully before applying the new caulk. Leaving it overnight and keeping it well-ventilated is best. Get rid of any small ridges left by the tape by smoothing the caulk again. Use a damp paper towel or lint-free rag again to smooth over the caulk. This will ensure that the whole caulk […]

The Knowledge of Shower Head Clean

If you don’t have a detachable shower head, the easiest way to rinse your shower walls is to use a cup or bucket to splash warm water onto the areas that need rinsing. Never use abrasive scrubbers, such as wire brushes or rough kitchen sponges, to clean an acrylic surface. These will leave behind tiny […]

How to Clean a Shower/Tub the Easy Way?

Do you LOVE a sparkling clean shower stall but HATE cleaning one? Me too! I started using this method about 20 years ago out of necessity because I had to clean 6-8 bathrooms a day thoroughly and QUICKLY while working for a residential cleaning service. Ventilate bathroom and quickly spray soap scum type cleaner on […]

How Using Vinegar and Water?

Mix together vinegar and water. Ordinary vinegar makes a versatile cleaning solution that’s both safe and all-natural. Combine equal parts distilled white vinegar and warm water in a small spray bottle. Shake the bottle to make sure the two liquids are thoroughly blended. The heat from the water will be even more helpful for releasing […]

How to Clean an Acrylic Shower?

If the highlight of your morning is stepping into a hot, revitalizing shower, chances are you’ve put some thought into the best way to keep your bathroom sanctuary sanitized and sparkling. Luckily, newer showers and shower liners made from synthetics like acrylic are a breeze to clean. That being said, acrylic is a soft material […]

How to Caulk a Bathtub?

Bathtubs require precise caulking to prevent water from seeping into the walls, which could cause serious damage. If the caulk around your bathtub is cracking, old, or just in need of an update, applying new caulk yourself is easy to do with a few tools from your local hardware store. Remove the existing caulk first, […]

How Adding New Caulk a Bathtub?

Purchase caulk made for use in bathrooms that is formulated for the type of tub you have. Hardware stores sell a variety of different types of caulk, so pick one that is for kitchens and bathrooms, or “tub and tile”. Caulk for bathtubs comes in either silicone or acrylic latex forms, and the best type […]

How Removing Existing Caulk?

Get a razor scraper to remove the old, existing caulk. This tool will cleanly remove existing caulk with a simple scraping motion. Make sure that the blade is plastic, as a metal blade can scratch and damage plastic bathtubs. If you are installing a new bathtub, there won’t be any old caulk to remove! Skip […]

How Using a Cleaning Cream Clean Shower Screen?

Buy a commercial cleaning cream. It doesn’t need to be expensive—a generic brand should suffice. Find a shower cream anywhere that sells cleaning supplies: home-and-garden stores, bathroom-supply stores, and some drugstores. Squeeze a bit into your hand or a cloth and spread it over the whole surface of the screen. Don’t worry about ruining the […]

How to Clean Your Shower Screen?

Shower screens are generally made up of plastic and other synthetic polymers. Over time you can see that a layer of dust and dirt settles on it. It’s important to clean your shower screen from time to time—if they are left uncleaned for a long time, the dust can dry and streak the screen. Use […]