How to Clean and Maintain the Shower Room?

The shower room is a place we come into contact with every day. It is essential to clean and maintain the shower room regularly and keep it safe and clean.

If it is not cleaned properly, it will be the place of bacteria and be harmful to our health condition. Therefore, the shower room must be cleaned and maintained in daily life, to ensure the beauty of the shower room and extend the service life of the shower room.

In this article, we will introduce how to clean and maintain the shower room.

The parts and areas of shower room cleaning and maintenance generally include tempered glass, hardware accessories, wheels, and shower tray.

We will introduce the detailed maintenance tips in the following paragraphs.

How to effectively clean the shower room

clean and maintain the shower room glass

1. Clean and maintain the shower room with water after use.

After using the shower room, clean the shower room with water. Then wipe with a dry soft cloth. Rinse regularly with glass water to maintain the smoothness of the glass.

If there is slight dirt on the glass of the shower room, use a soft cloth or sponge, wipe with a mild detergent, and use special cleaners to remove water and dirt from the glass.

2. Clean the stubborn stains, remove with alcohol.

You can also use toothpaste to spray the glass or frosted glass in the shower room, wipe it with a toothbrush, and then wash the frosted glass with warm water.

For water stains in the glass room, you can go to the supermarket and buy a glass scraper that is suitable for the glass door of your shower room. It does not take much time and effort.

You can always scrape the water stains after a shower or bath. This will help keep the glass as clean as a new one. It also saves your time in cleaning before it gets too dirty.

For the yellow water stains on the shower room glass, you need to spray with a glass cleaner, and then wipe it with a dry cloth.

For the hardware accessories used in various parts of the shower room, do not use cleaning agents to avoid corrosion of the surface. It is better to wipe them with a dry cloth regularly to keep them clean.

3. Items you should avoid when you clean and maintain the shower room

Do NOT use a wire brush, cloth with a rough surface, decontamination powder, acid or alkaline solvent, corrosive solvent or fluoride toothpaste.

These items can damage the product gloss, damage the product, and even hurt the human body.

When using a bathroom-specific detergent, be sure to use it properly following the precautions stated on its container. Incorrect use will cause adverse effects on the human body, and will easily cause some adverse conditions to the product.

Clean and maintain the shower room by cleaning the wheels of the doors

There are currently two methods of cleaning the sliding doors.

A few issues you should pay attention to:

First, avoid too much strength on the doors, in case they fall off.

Second, regularly clean the slide rails, wheels, sliders. because these places may accumulate hair or other debris. And apply lubricate these areas after cleaning. This can help them move more smoothly and protects them from rust.

The third is to periodically adjust the adjustable screw of the slider to ensure the loading capacity and more smooth sliding of the sliding doors.

Take care of the glass during maintenance

To clean and maintain the shower room. The glass is one of the most important parts.

After each use, wipe off the water vapor on the glass in time. Regularly wipe the glass with a soft cloth and a neutral detergent to prevent dust stains, which affects the transparency and appearance of the glass.

There are a few things you should NOT do:

  • Hit the glass surface with sharp objects.
  • Wipe the glass surface with corrosive liquid to avoid damage to the surface gloss.
  • Wipe the glass surface with rough materials to avoid scratches.
  • Prevent severe sunlight.
  • Once there is a crack or damage, call the after-sale service as soon as possible and replace or repair it.

How to do the glass cleaning and maintenance

The resistance and bearing capacity of tempered glass is ten times higher than the ordinary glass.

When the glass is damaged due to external force, the small pieces of glass with obtuse angles will not easily hurt the human body.

However, there is a disadvantage of the tempered glass. Once any corner of glass is accidentally damaged, the whole piece is broken.

During the production process of tempered glass, the pressure unevenness will be shattered immediately due to some factors; or when the internal and external compressive stress of the glass cannot be released after the product is completed, it will be reflected by the product under dynamic conditions.

Self-explosion phenomenon; or the influence of external factors, such as the force during the installation of the glass uneven and hard objects directly against the glass surface will provoke the self-explosion phenomenon.

Therefore, be careful of the self-explosion with an average explosion rate of 0.3%.

To prevent or reduce the possibility of self-explosion when you clean and maintain the shower room, please take care of the following things:

  • When the wheel is loose or falling off, call a professional worker to check the door and repair the wheels
  • Hit the glass with sharp and hard objects, especially the four corners.
  • Always clean the hygiene inside the track. When foreign matter falls into the lower track, it should be removed to prevent the pulley from sliding.
  • Keep the wheels running smoothly. Add some lubricating oil or lubricating wax when the push-pull is not smooth.

Clean and maintain the shower room with metal frame

The frame is the key structure of the shower room, which guarantees the safety of the product. Handle carefully during installation.

1. Keep construction materials away from the metal surface, such as cement particles.

These components will generate organic acids in a humid environment and corrode the metal, typically stainless steel.

2. Do not wipe with sharp objects and with aggressive acids and alkaline solvents. Daily clean with water and dry towel.

You can regularly use a soft cloth with a neutral detergent to strengthen the maintenance, which can keep the frame beautiful and durable.

3. Do not use rough materials to wipe the surface.

If the surface of the aluminum material is stained, please wash it with neutral detergent and clean water.

Daily cleaning and maintenance of the shower tray

There are several DO NOTs for the maintenance of the shower tray, similar to the glass maintenance.

  • Hit the surface with sharp objects to avoid damage.
  • Wipe the surface with the corrosive liquid to avoid damaging the surface gloss.
  • Wipe the surface with rough materials to avoid scratches.
  • Hit or strike the shower tray with sharp objects, to avoid damage.

When cleaning, use a soft cloth or sponge moistened with neutral detergent or glass water.

For the dirt that is difficult to remove, try to use alcohol and lemon juice.

6 tips for daily cleaning and maintenance of shower room

1. Scratches on the surface of the mortuary body

please moisten the scratched area with water-abrasive paper until it is smooth, then apply a small amount of toothpaste and rub it with a soft cloth to polish it.

2. Care of electroplating parts.

You can use a flannel to gently wipe the surface of the electroplated parts. Do not use rough objects to wipe or organic solvents, which will damage the surface of the electroplated parts.

3. Avoid clogging of the sewer.

Please clean up the debris at the sewer frequently.

4. Moving the shower room

If you need to move it, handle it gently to prevent heavy pressure, mechanical collision and strong vibration. If it is not used for a long time, please cut off the water and power supply, and keep the surrounding environment dry and ventilated without corrosive gases.

5. Do not use water with high temperature

Overheated water will deform the seal ring and cause damage to the doors.

6. Use lemon juice

Lemon juice can help reduce bacteria and wipe off the grease. After the cleaning work is completed, smear the lemon slices on the places that are prone to spots. That will help reduce the possibility of spots growth in the future.

Conclusion

The shower room is a place we will come into contact with every day. When in use, it can prevent bath water from splashing to the outside.

However, after using the shower room for some time, there will always be water stains on it, and dirt will appear after using it for a long time. If it is not cleaned properly, it will become a home base for bacteria and microorganisms to breed, affecting human health. Therefore, it is especially important to clean and maintain the shower room in daily life.

Honestly, cleaning the shower room is not difficult. The article has introduced a detailed cleaning method. Regarding the maintenance of the shower room, it only needs to be operated according to the methods mentioned in the article in daily life, the service life of the shower room can be longer, and our bathroom life will be more comfortable. There will be a better bathing experience.