Keep That Bathroom Renovation Looking New With These Cleaning Tips

There is nothing more satisfying than transforming your bathroom with a complete renovation, however it is essential to maintain and clean your new space to ensure it looks as new as the day it was finished. Here are our top five tips to ensure your new bathroom renovation in Perth maintains that brand new feel even years after completion.

#1 No more streaks on your bathroom mirrors

A key feature to any beautiful bathroom is its mirrors however they are easily the most difficult to maintain and keep clean as they constantly get dirty and have streaks on them. A helpful trick that can help ensure your mirrors are streak-free is the use of shaving cream! Simply squirt a small amount of shaving cream onto the mirror you are looking to clean and simply wipe away with a clean cloth or rag. It’s important to make sure you do not wash off the shaving cream because using the clean to wipe it will leave a very slim layer of shaving cream on the mirror. This layer acts as a preventative that will stop your mirror from fogging up as well as keeping it streak-free. Next time you are looking to clean your mirror try our shaving cream method, it’s unconventional but extremely effective!

#2 No more mould on your shower curtains

Shower curtains in a bathroom can be a hotspot for black mould and other dirt which makes it imperative that you keep your shower curtains clean. This is easier said than done and although you can use a washing machine to clean them, this method is typically ineffective. A trick we would recommend would be using a half cup of baking soda mixed with your laundry detergent and then combining this mixture with half a cup of white vinegar. Putting this solution into your rinse cycle will be an effective preventative to ensure your shower curtain is mould free.

#3 Remove stains from toilet bowls

Toilet bowls are a constant source of stains and are traditionally a nightmare to keep clean. A handy cleaning trick to sort out these nasty stains is simply mixing half a cup of white vinegar with a half cup of baking soda and applying it to the toilet bowl. Once this solution is on the problem areas, get your toilet brush and thoroughly clean every part of the bowl. Before you flush, let the solution rest in the bowl for 15-30 minutes before going over the bowl once again with the brush. All you have left to do now is flush and enjoy a sparkling clean toilet!

#4 Banish soap and water stains from glass shower screens

Just like mirrors, glass shower screens are a source of water stains and other dirt and if not frequently cleaned will have a build up of grime and make your beautiful bathroom look extremely messy and dirty. To alleviate this problem simply dip a cloth or rag in a black tea solution and wipe across the glass thoroughly. This method is effective because it breaks up the grime and muck making it easier to remove. Leave the black tea solution on the shower screen for only a couple of minutes before wiping it away with a clean cloth. Say goodbye to water


#5 Make your bathroom windows sparkle!

Bathroom windows are an essential feature to any beautiful bathroom renovation; however they are incredibly annoying to keep clean and maintain. A tip to solve this problem is to create a solution made up of half a cup of rubbing alcohol and half a cup of white vinegar. Once you’ve concocted this, simply spray it across all the windows in your bathroom and leave for a couple of minutes. The final step is to wipe clean with a microfibre cloth and then sit back and revel at how clean and crisp your mirrors are!


Get in touch with the team of Perth bathroom renovators from Navigate Bathroom Renovations. We look forward to providing you with a quote for your bathroom renovation in Perth. You can view our process here, to get a feel for how we work. Speak soon!

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Couldn't recommend highly enough Josh and Adam were a dream to work with, they made the whole process so pleasant and pain free. We had both bathrooms renovated so very happy with the end results.
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Arden Joss

I would not look any further than Navigate Bathroom Renovations! We have recently had a BIG makeover and we absolutely love our new en-suite, kids bathroom, toilet and laundry. Josh and Adam were professional, full of ideas & helpful Josh’s work ethic is phenomenal, he takes such pride in his work and always left the site clean and tidy! We can not recommend this team enough. The before and after photos speak for themselves. Thanks again Josh, Adam and Team
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Vanessa Molloy

The decision to choose Navigate Bathrooms was an easy one. Both Adam and Josh have an eye for detail and offered honest and practical advice and ideas to achieve our perfect bathroom. The end result has exceeded our expectations and we wouldn’t hesitate in recommending Navigate or using them again in the future.
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Kate & Daniel

We were really happy with the service provided by Adam and Josh and the quality of the work that was performed. Josh kept us informed of the progress of the reno, and made sure we were happy with every part of the job. We definitely recommend Navigate and would use them again.
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Angie Whitehead

Big thanks to Adam, Josh & the boys. Great job on our barhroom reno. Professional and well organised. Highly recommended. Thanks guys.
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Julie Cooper

Love our ensuite, great communication, excellent workmanship and nothing ever too much trouble. highly recommend.
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Lee Barnes

Picking Navigate was one of the best decisions we have ever made. Easy to deal with and the whole team was helpful beyond belief. Our bathroom is beyond our expectations, they will be back when we do the guest bathroom. Thanks guys it’s fab.
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