How To Clean A Glass Shower Door

How To Clean A Glass Shower Door

A glass shower door can make even the most minimalistic, plain bathroom look elegant and modern. However, they also tend to accumulate more grime and mineral residue than any other door, what with being constantly assaulted with water. In case your shower door looks way less transparent than it used to be, you might want to try some of these methods.

1. Try Vinegar!

Is there an object that Vinegar isn’t capable of cleaning? Just mix vinegar with dish detergent equally after boiling it and we are done! This is an environment-friendly as a method can get. For scrubbing, use a non-scratch sponge to make sure you don’t accidentally end up making your shower door look worse.

2. If Not Vinegar, Then Citrus!

You will not only have your shower door squeaky clean after using this trick, but your bathroom would smell nicer in general. All you need to do is mix one half of a lemon with baking soda and then apply it on the glass door. Baking soda and the acid in the lemon experiences a chemical reaction, leading to a sustainable foam that’s perfect for cleaning. Once done, rubbing a little lemon oil on it is recommended. With this, you can prevent the soap from sticking to the glass.

3. Use Tools For Shower Cleaning!

The edges of your shower door are usually the most susceptible to stains. A toothbrush is enough to take care of the metal frame while a razor, applied with caution and precision, can be used to deal with mineral residues. The blade of the razor needs to be as sharp as possible, and better yet, if you position it at 45-degree angle so that you don’t accidentally scratch the glass. A paint scraper is more suited for the area where the shower door and the metal frame are connected.

4. House Cleaning Services

While the methods listed are all effective tricks to get your shower door looking shiny and glossy again, most of them require your valuable time and attention. There’s also the chance you might not get the process right at your first try even though you are running short on time.

It could be that you have important guests visiting soon or even your colleagues for the first time, and the last thing you would want would be to embarrass yourself in front of them in the event they decide to use the bathroom. 

A scenario like that would call for the service of a professional house cleaning company. Not only would they be willing to make your glass door look new, but they would also be able to clean your entire bathroom and places you would normally miss. Who knows, you might even learn something from them in the process.

If you follow these tips, you will get a bathroom you wouldn’t want to stop showering in for some time. The cleaner your bathroom is, the more you would be comfortable in it and get your much needed alone time in peace. Plus, after a long day at work, it’s always nice to come home to a clean living condition.

If you decide to leave it to the professionals, you might want to check out SwiftClean. We are the best of the best in California and are more than happy to provide a quote if you contact us beforehand. So, you don’t need to worry about unaffordability either!

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