How to Clean Ugly Discolorations on an Acrylic Bathtub Without Scrubbing and Using Harmful Chemicals

    How to Clean Ugly Discolorations on an Acrylic Bathtub Without Scrubbing and Using Harmful Chemicals

    How to Clean Ugly Discolorations on an Acrylic Bathtub Without Scrubbing and Using Harmful Chemicals
    Tania
    1:05 PM EDT, August 11, 2022, updated: 7:24 PM EDT, August 19, 2022

    Acrylic bathtubs are very popular. They are lighter than enamel ones and definitely easier to keep clean. How to properly take care of it? How to clean discolorations on an acrylic bathtub?

    How to Properly Clean an Acrylic Bathtub?

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    • First, thoroughly rinse the entire bathtub to remove sand, pollen, dust, cosmetic residues.
    • Then spray it with a special agent that is designed for cleaning acrylic.
    • Later, take a soft sponge or microfiber cloth and spread the product over the surface of the tub. Finally, rinse it off with water.
    • If you want to disinfect the bathtub, it is safe to use any antimicrobial agent for this purpose.

    How to Remove Discoloration From an Acrylic Bathtub?

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    Of course, over time, unsightly yellowish stains can appear on the bathtub. They are formed when there is too much iron in the water. How to get rid of ugly discoloration?

    • Make a paste of citric acid and water.
    • Apply the prepared preparation to the stains and rub gently.
    • Wait 15 minutes and rinse the bathtub.

    What to Remember When Cleaning an Acrylic Bathtub?

    • When cleaning the bathtub, do not use agents with alcohol, ammonia, acetone. Also avoid all products with an abrasive texture (lotions or powders). They may contain chalk in them, which scratches and dulls the surface of the tub.
    • When you bathe your pets, put a mat on the bottom of the tub so they don't scratch the surface with their claws.
    • After each bath, it's a good idea to wipe the tub with a cloth soaked in dishwashing liquid or soap. This will systematically remove any dirt.
    • If scratches or damage have appeared on the bathtub, you can repair them yourself. It is enough to buy a kit for repairing the acrylic surface. Liquid acrylic is applied to the affected surface, and then wiped with sandpaper and polished.

    Now you already know how to clean your bathtub without scrubbing. Enjoy!

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