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