Toilet Cleaning: Hinges & Knobs

Views: 8311 | Last Update: 2009-05-01
Toilet Cleaning: Hinges & Knobs - Provided by eHow
When cleaning toilets, make sure to disinfect the hinges and knobs to prevent bacteria from building up in commonly touched areas. Clean hinges and knobs with tips from a nanny in this free video on toilet cleaning. View Video Transcript

About this Author

Lucy Doezie

Video Transcript

O.k. Now to get into all these hinges areas and around these bits here. What I do is, I actually use a tooth brush for that. And I actually use a disinfectant, straight from the bottle. Because then, it's so much more powerful. And these are areas where you get concentrated level of bacteria build up. So I don't want that disinfectant concentrated by that water, at all. So I'm just going to scrub around these little areas. And you know what? It's so easy, it's so quick. To just quickly rub around those little cracks. Done, o.k. Again, down here. You've got a powerful disinfectant on your tooth brush. Which means nothing can survive after you've just scrubbed that a little bit. And you know what? Those are the parts that really look kind of gross. When you have a visitor that uses your bathroom, toilet. And it's dirty. These are areas that always seem to stand out. So you're just going to get right behind it. Again, killing anything that this tooth brush is touching, literally. Killing every bit of germ or bacteria that there. O.k. And then also, don't forget at the very back. Done.