The best ways to clean bathroom and kitchen tiles: they'll shine like new

Alina MilsentLife
How to clean tiles

Tile and tile seams should be cleaned regularly, because fungal spores often appear in these areas, leading to mold growth. First of all, note that some products are too harsh for these surfaces.

Fungus and heavy dirt can be removed with baking soda and vinegar. However, cleaning experts advise starting with the mildest cleaners and then moving on to stronger ones. How to wash tiles in the bathroom and kitchen, Woman and Home publication told.

Mold remedy

Whichever way you choose to clean your tiles, you'll need a good stiff brush. Mildew can help remove mold from the surface with regular salt. It's the easiest tip to use. Moisten the affected area with water and rub salt into it thoroughly. You can use a toothbrush. Leave the salt on overnight, and in the morning rinse with clean water and wipe dry.

As a rule of thumb, the stronger the cleaning method, the more likely it is to get rid of mold. The most effective recipe for tile is a solution of vinegar and baking soda. The chemical reaction will neutralize the most difficult dirt, you will just have to wipe the tile with a sponge.

How to clean tiles and seams

  1. Spray lukewarm water along the lines of the tile seams.
  2. In a small container, mix white vinegar and baking soda in a 1:1 ratio. The first time you mix it, a fizzy foam will appear. Give the solution a few minutes to infuse, and once the reaction is over, start rubbing it into the tile seams with a toothbrush.
  3. Rinse the tiles and seams with running water.

At the end, you can use your favorite cleaner to get rid of the vinegar smell.

By the way, essential oils will also get rid of the smell. The disinfecting properties of tea tree oil make it very effective against mold growth. Read about an effective recipe that will not only wash away mold, but also will prevent its further appearance.

Earlier OBOZREVATEL wrote about two proven "grandma's" ways to get rid of mold.

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