Tiles are very useful, they’re waterproof, stain proof and dirt proof. Just a wipe and they’ll shine like new. While the mould is an ugly looking spot which looks ugly. Mould causes health problems as well and makes the place unhygienic. If you’re thinking that bleach helps in mould removal from your bathroom and washroom, then think again. Bleach actually remove the protective layer of the tile and fades the colour of the tile. But don’t worry, you can prepare a safe and effective solution to for mould removal
Before cleaning you need to gather some item for mould removal:
- Soft cleaning brush
- Spray bottle
- White vinegar
- Tea tree oil
Shower the water:
Throw some hot water on the mould affected area, hot water eases the process of removing moulds. After that scrub the surface with a soft brush, do not go hard, just softly scrub the brush all over the mould.
Prepare the solution:
Fill 375 ml white vinegar in the spray bottle and fill the rest of it with warm water. Now, add 30 to 40 drops of tea tree oil. Close the bottle and shake it, the solution is prepared and ready for use. Spray in the mould affected area and leave it for 15 to 20 minutes. After 15 minutes rinse the tiles, you have freed the tiles from the mould.
You can store the solution for later use as well, just shake it before using. The solution will last for 3 to 4 weeks.
Heavy or stubborn mould?
While commercial mould cleaning agents are harsh and not safe for you and the tiles. You can use this same solution in large quantity. Pour some of the solutions in the towel and gently wipe it on the surface. It’ll clean the mould, but if mould still exists you may need a professional tile and grout cleaner. Zenith Cleaning Services is a trusted professional tile and grout cleaner in Brisbane. You can call us and seek the best professional tile and grout cleaner in Brisbane, Zenith Cleaning Services.