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    26 Things That’ll Help You Keep Your Bathroom Mold And Fungus-Free

    Don't let mold and mildew live in your home rent free.

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    1. A soap scum-resistant shower curtain liner with rust-proof grommets that over 122,000 reviewers have left a 5-star review for. It even has weighted magnets on the bottom to stop it from flying all over the place.

    Reviewer's bathroom with anti-mildew shower curtain hanging

    2. A powerful spray with 17,000 perfect reviews that will break down stubborn mold and mildew stains almost instantly. Just leave it on for about 15 seconds, then lightly wipe away to reveal what your shower is actually supposed to look like.

    3. A weekly scrub-free mist to stop mold and mildew from forming before they have a chance to take over your entire tub. Just spray and walk away — your future self will be SO grateful.

    4. Or a daily shower spray that requires no rinsing so you can make cleaning a part of your nightly routine. It's the perfect way to keep yourself busy while waiting for your serums to soak in!

    Bottle of Roses Natural Daily Shower Spray

    5. A tub of TikTok-famous The Pink Stuff (seriously, it's gone mega-viral with over 66,000 5-star reviews) — which will completely revitalize your sink, bathtub, and tiles with the help of a little elbow grease. It also works wonders on neglected stoves, so you might want a jar for the kitchen as well.

    6. A stain remover in a squeezable gel formula that can cling onto awkward vertical and inclined surfaces and fit in tight spaces. Just squeeze, walk away, then give it a quick rinse in the morning to reveal some jaw-dropping results.

    7. An extendable cleaning pad so you can stop hunching over to scrub your tiles or balancing on the edge of your tub just to clean the top of your shower. And yes, the top half of your shower needs cleaning too.

    8. A bathroom cleaner made with natural ingredients to leave your tiles shining and tub as sparkly as the day you moved in. Plus, it's free from fumes and synthetic dyes, so you won't have to worry about any mid-chore headaches.

    Amazon reviewer photo of dirty shower
    Amazon reviewer photo showing clean show after using the Better Life Natural Tub and Tile Cleaner

    Promising review: "I have an old shower/bathtub. I tried name-brand shower cleaners and bleach to try to clean the soap scum off the tiles and tub. I had no luck and I would cough and get sick because of how strong the smell was. I thought I would try this to save my lungs. I sprayed my entire shower and left it for about 15 minutes. Came back and rinsed off the walls and they were shiny! I've never had such a clean shower. The smell is amazing and subtle. All I smell is tea tree and it didn't affect me at all. The price is also a good deal since the bottle is pretty large." —Amber Erwin

    Get a two-pack from Amazon for $12.99 (available in two sizes).

    9. Kaboom bathroom cleaner with OxiClean that changes color when it's ready to be wiped away — and that's just genius. It sprays on blue so you can make sure every inch of your tub is covered, then turns white when it's done breaking down all that soap scum and hard water stains.

    10. A jetted tub cleaner for anyone who desperately needs a relaxing bath but your bathtub is a little too grimy for comfort. It'll remove all the gunk trapped in the places you can't even see, so your tub will be the cleanest it's ever been.

    Promising review: "Love this stuff. I was skeptical at first. I am a huge germaphobe and this worked well enough for me to actually take a bath at my new place with the jets on!" —Ann

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99.

    11. A heavy-duty pumice cleaning stone to cut through hard water rings and calcium buildup, because your porcelain throne should always be clean and sparkly.

    Reviewer photo showing before-and-after results of using pumice cleaning stone on toilet bowl

    12. Or a disposable cleaning wand to make scrubbing the toilet less of a chore. The kit comes with 16 refill heads to get you started, so you can immediately say goodbye to that dirty toilet wand that's stinking up your bathroom!

    Promising review: "So, we have a toilet that belongs to the cats. We don't use it, we don't look at it, we like to pretend it does not exist. Even with semiregular flushing, cat waste is pretty nasty stuff and built up quickly in the bowl. One of these wands cleaned it up in a single session! Before and after pics attached (above)." —Whitney

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (also available in various bundles).

    13. A jar of toilet fizzies — which are basically bath bombs for your toilet. Simply plop one in the bowl and let the blend of sodium bicarbonate and citric acid break down stains and kill any lingering bacteria. Oh, and it's also loaded with eucalyptus essential oil to make your porcelain throne smell like a fancy spa.

    14. A squeegee to help your shower walls and doors maintain that same streak-free shine they've had since day one. It'll also make your shower a much less hospitable environment for mold and mildew — meaning less scrubbing for you in the future!

    15. A tiny cleaning brush that'll remove all that gunk and grime that's decided to call your shower's grout its home. It might seem daunting at first, but once you get started you won't want to stop until every nook and cranny is sparkling clean — even that weird scary space behind your faucet.

    16. A pack of bleach-free disinfecting wipes so you can give your sink and toilet a quick wipe down in between deep cleanings. These are truly every lazy cleaner's best friend.

    17. A nonabrasive but super-scrubby scouring paste to show all the gunk in your sink and the soap scum in your tub who's boss. You can even use it as a nontoxic oven cleanser — so go ahead and buy an extra tub for the kitchen.

    Jar of HumbleSuds Scour Cleaning Paste

    18. A tile scrubber so you can clean the most overlooked part of your bathroom — your shower walls. You can attach this scrubber to a broom handle or simply use your hands if you're in the mood to put in a little extra elbow grease.

    19. A high-pressure steam cleaner to loosen up any built-up mold and mildew lurking in between your tiles. Just fill it up with water and the let the magical power of steam basically transform your shower walls.

    20. A click-on automatic cleaning pack that clings right inside the toilet bowl. It'll clean with every flush and keep things fresh in between more thorough scrubbing sessions.

    21. Or some classic Clorox tabs — they go directly into the commode and will leave the toilet disinfected just five minutes after flushing. It also turns the water blue, and that's just plain fun.

    Pack of Clorox toilet tabs
    Gif of reviewer's toilet flushing with blue water

    Promising review: "I wasn't impressed at first. This doesn't take the place of cleaning the bowl manually, but it does cut down on how often you need to clean your bowl. I had old stains from the previous tenants inside my bowl, but after about four weeks the stains have disappeared. Love this product!" —Dorine Buse

    Get a pack of four from Amazon for $8.98.

    22. A washable and reusable alternative to disposable Swiffer Wet Jet pads that aren't just better for the environment, they're also way cuter. Just look at those prints! You'll want these on hand when there's simply not enough time to mess around with a traditional mop — and you can even use them to quickly clean your shower walls.

    Stank of reusable Swiffer Wet Jet pads
    Swiffer Wet Jet with reusable pad attached
    Citrus Designs/Etsy

    Promising review: "These worked so well on my hardwood and vinyl flooring. Such a great way to save money and reduce waste!" —Emily Bowling

    Citrus Designs is a Texas-based small business on Etsy specializing in handmade home essentials.

    Get it from Citrus Designs on Etsy for $9.99.

    23. A natural all-purpose cleaner — it's safe to use on basically any surface, so you can mindlessly clean your entire home once you're done with the bathroom.

    Three bottles of Humble Suds All Purpose Cleaner

    24. A small but impressive power scrubber to break down all the caked-on grime in between your tiles so you can turn your bathroom into the clean, shiny sanctuary you truly deserve.

    A double photo: (top) A before shot of BuzzFeed Editor, Natalie Brown's tiles caked in gunk (bottom) The same tiles now gunk-free after using the power scrubber
    Gif of Natalie using the power scrubber on the tile
    Natalie Brown / BuzzFeed

    "I'm obsessed! This thing works small miracles: I cleaned about half of my bathroom's grout to its original sparkling-clean cream color in 40 minutes, and it took honestly no effort at all. And — as if easy, sparkling grout wasn't enough! — it busted through some serious soap scum buildup in my bathtub (thanks, fancy soap and slow-draining tub) in less than a minute.

    Honestly, when I first tried the scrubber out, I didn't see too many uses for it other than for grout. But after owning it for a while, I've realized that while I don't need it every single week, it's priceless for the occasions I encounter tough gunk that I'd otherwise only conquer with excessive patience and elbow grease." — Natalie Brown, BuzzFeed Shopping Editor

    Get it from Amazon for $17.38.

    25. An all-purpose scrubber kit to turn your power drill into the ultimate cleaning tool you never knew you needed. The nylon bristles won't leave behind any scratches, so you can scrub away without worrying about ruining your tub.

    before and after of a dirty bathtub compared to it looking white and clean again

    26. And a dishwashing wand — wait, hear me out! Fill it with vinegar and dish soap and keep it in the shower for the times when you want to give the walls a really thorough scrub-down. Now you can get to cleaning while waiting for your hair mask to soak in. Work smarter, not harder.

    Reviewer holding dishwashing wand filled with vinegar and dish soap

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