How to clean the toilet

How to clean a toilet

The toilet is probably one of the most important areas of your bathroom, but to clean it can be a tedious chore. It is a haven for stains, grime and germs which can turn into a real issue if not properly attended to.

A thorough cleaning routine with Harpic will help to clean toilet stains and leave you with peace of mind that there are no germs or bad odours in your toilet. Just follow our instructions on how to keep a toilet clean.

How to clean a western toilet

No matter what type of toilet you have in your home, a good clean is important for the well-being of your family. It stops the spread of germs and a strong disinfectant will make the process quicker.

Here’s how to clean a western toilet:

Step 1 – Take a bottle of Harpic Power Plus. Press sides of cap (marked as 1) and twist counter-clockwise (marked as 2) to open.

Step 2 – Pour the liquid around the toilet bowl and under the rim.

Step 3 – Let liquid spread from rim to U-bend. Leave for 20 minutes.

Step 4 – Brush the toilet lightly, and flush.

For further and regular cleaning, Harpic Hygienic or Harpic Power Fresh 6 will do the hard work to clean the toilet bowl with every flush. Just clip the block into the rim of the toilet where the flush water flows.

Then, when it has dissolved, un-clip it and throw it in the bin and replace with a new one. This product can only be used in a western toilet.

How to clean Indian toilet stains

When you’re considering how to clean an Indian toilet, the method is just as important as the product you use. Having both will make it easy to remove toilet stains and is easy to incorporate into a regular bathroom cleaning routine

Step 1 – Ensure the room is well ventilated. Take a bottle of Harpic Power and Press sides of cap (marked as 1) and twist counter-clockwise (marked as 2) to open. Pour the product around the toilet.

Step 2 – Leave the product to sit for 20 minutes.

Step 3 – Start outwards and work your way in, scrub the toilet and foot pads with a brush.

Step 4 – Wash the cleaned area off with clean water.

Harpic Power Plus is suitable for both western and squat toilets.

For more tips on how to clean other areas of your bathroom read our guides here.

Knowing how to clean a toilet properly is a valuable skill to have in your housekeeping arsenal. It’s a relatively easy process, that once perfected and executed regularly will reduce risk of stubborn stains and remove unpleasant odours.