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Top Cleaning and Decorating Tips for the Bathroom

Keep your T&B spotless with these easy and foolproof handy hints


Let’s admit it, we all want a clean home. Thus, we need to make sure that every nook and cranny of our space is spic-and span, too. To help you get started, we’ve rounded up the top 5 cleaning and decorating tips for the bathroom. After all, it is the smallest, wettest room in the house that can become the dirtiest when not cleaned regularly (Marina A. Fernandez). If you have a powder room, we’ve got a couple of tips to help you prettify that corner of your home, too.

So keep in mind this short list and get ready to clean and decorate!

Don’t forget the non-skid bathmat.

We don’t want a muddy floor at home. Make sure you place a non-skid bathmat near the shower or bath area so your family can wipe their feet dry before walking around the house. If you don’t have a bathmat on hand, you may use a towel like those found in hotels, just remember to launder and change it daily. (Marina A. Fernandez)

Read more: 6 Bathroom Cleaning Tips

Choose a beautiful sink.

If you have a powder room at home, choose delicate toilet fixtures like a beautiful floral sink. (Marina A. Fernandez)

Read more: 6 Stylish Powder Room Ideas

Maximize bathroom space.

Make the most of the space that you have by using side tables or shelves. It can serve as storage for bulky items like bath supplies and towels. This comes in handy when you only have a freestanding sink without a countertop. Choose slim open shelves, if possible so that it won’t take up floor space. (Arlene Sanchez-Maslog)

Read more: 10 Ways to Maximize Bathroom Space

Add luxury to your bathroom.

Give your bathroom an aromatic treatment. Use scented candles and diffusers in beautiful containers. To help dispel funky odors, choose bold and deep fragrances. (Paula de Guzman)

Read more: Deodorizing Scents for the Home

Create a hotel-like pampering setup.

Even though the powder room is the smallest room in the house, it still deserves some TLC. To make guests feel welcome, prepare a hotel-like setup. Use bath sets, soaps, and free samples of lotions and perfume in your powder room. Complete the look by corralling the items in a tray. (Arlene Sanchez Maslog)

Read more: 12 Powder Room Decorating Ideas

*The list of popular bathroom cleaning and decorating tips is based on Google Analytics.


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