It is time to thoroughly clean your bathroom. Do not worry, you can clean your toilet and restore its luster without providing too much effort, thanks to this simple and natural recipe. All you’ll need are two ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen.
We all know that household products on the market are filled with harmful chemicals that affect our health and cause many disorders and diseases such as respiratory allergies, skin and eye irritation, etc. Therefore, we must opt for natural alternatives that are equally effective but less harmful.
This white powder has powerful antibacterial and deodorizing properties that effectively clean the bowl of your toilet, removes bacteria and tartar deposits, while neutralizing odors that might occur. All you have to do is to pour a whole pack of baking soda inside your bowl and leave it for as long as possible. It is also recommended to leave it overnight for best results. The next morning, rinse the bowl by activating the flush several times. You can also use your toilet brush to remove powder residue that may remain stuck in the bowl. Thus, you’ll find bright and toilets that smell fresh clean!
Baking soda & lemon juice
For total disinfection of your toilet, you will need to combine the lemon juice and baking soda. Lemon increases the effectiveness of bicarbonate without negative side effects on your health. Its antibacterial and whitening effect let you find the toilet as new. Just mix half a cup of baking soda with a cup of lemon juice. Then pour the mixture into your bowl and let sit for about 30 minutes. Meanwhile, take your toilet brush, pour a small amount of lemon juice and leave it aside. After thirty minutes, take your brush and sprinkle the baking soda before rubbing your bowl. Add more baking soda if necessary, and continue brushing until you get a clean bowl.
Once you’ve finished, press your flush several times to remove all remnants of the mixture. Your toilet is shining, fresh and cleaned from pathogenic bacteria!
A trick to get rid of unpleasant toilet odors
To quickly and effectively eliminate bad odors from your toilet, you only need a match! Before leaving the room, crack a match (or more if the smell is too strong) and then turn it off immediately before throwing in the bowl. The sulfur smell it gives off neutralizes odors in seconds!