PLUMBING DIY Tips & Tricks

Quick Fix-It Guide To a Musty Bathroom

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Say goodbye to musty bathroom smells! Our quick fix-it guide has all the tips and tricks you need to keep your bathroom fresh and clean. Keep reading to check out our top tips!

Identifying the Smell

Before you can fix the musty smell in your bathroom, it is important to identify the source of the smell. This can help you target your cleaning and prevention efforts.

Quick DIY Solutions

Keep reading for our  simple tips on how to prevent and remove the source of the smell. With our help, your bathroom will smell fresh and clean in no time!

Clean and Disinfect Surfaces

Using your cleaning tools, clean all surfaces in the bathroom, including the walls, floors, fixtures, shower doors, and any other moisture-prone areas.

Run Your Bathroom Fan or Open a Window

Poor ventilation can cause musty smells to linger. Ensure you fan is working correctly, and run it for at least 20 minutes after each shower or bath.

Removing and Preventing Mold Growth

Check for any visible mold or mildew growth. If you find any, use a bleaching solution to clean it up.  Use mold inhibitors as a preventative measure.

Unclog Your Drains and Pipes

A clogged drain or pipe can cause water to back up and create a mildew smell. Use a plunger or a drain snake to unclog it.

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