As you know bathrooms are in constant use so the radiators inevitably collect dust, dirt and fingerprints on the surface of them. What should we do? Chrome bathroom radiators are sensitive to corrosion, you need to be careful when cleaning them. Here are the some ways of maintaining chrome bathroom radiators.
Use radiator brushes or dusters
The flexibility of the radiator brushes will ease the cleaning of the nooks and crannies, whether you have a flat or corrugated front radiator
Use mild detergents
Gentle cleaning is very important for chrome radiators, they are not as hard-wearing as stainless steel. Because dust and dirt accumulate over time, chrome bathroom radiators can lose their shiny look. Don’t worry! If you gently use mild detergents like soapy water, you will get a bright mirrored appearance again.
Use microfibre cloths
Another way of cleaning chrome bathroom radiators is to use microfiber cloths which attract whatever is on the surface to the cloth. So while getting rid of dust, dirt and fingerprints, the microfiber doesn’t harm the surfaces of the radiator. At the end of the cleaning, your chrome bathroom radiator will have glamorous look again.
Use white vinegar or lemon-water
To see a perfect result, this type of cleaner will help you get rid of rust. Because of acid in white vinegar, the rusts will disappear easily by rubbing gently.
Use aluminium foil
For getting rid of rust from chrome surfaces, aluminium foil is a good cleaner that won’t damage your radiator. Fist of all, tear off a couple of strips of aluminium foil and make into limp balls. Take a bowl of clean water, put in the foil balls and then rub the rusted spots on the chrome.
Because of the chemical reaction will cause the rust to disappear, the aluminium protects the radiator from rusting in the future.
Use old soft toothbrush
An old toothbrush is a good tool for easily cleaning the nooks and crannies and other awkward places of the radiators.
HOW SHOULD YOU CLEAN OUR CHROME BATHROOM RADIATOR?
Since bathrooms are damp places, radiators should be cleaned regularly. It will help keep your radiators look good for longer Here are some steps you can follow.
*switch off your radiator
Before starting, for your safety, you should turn the heating off.
*get rid of the dust
On the surface of the radiators there can be a lot of dirt and dust, so use a radiator brush to clean between the gaps.
*wipe your chrome bathroom radiator
One of the best ways to clean your chrome bathroom radiators is with water and white vinegar, the mixture will help you get rid of the rust spots on your radiator because of the acidic element of the solution, and by using a microfibre cloth, you can remove not only rust but streaks and water marks. You can also use lemon juice to remove dirt. After all these techniques don’t forget to dry your radiator, by rubbing it over gently with a dry microfibre cloth, this will make your radiators sparkle.
We also want to remind you not to use harsh materials such as chemical detergents and alcohol based liquids, these can damage the surface of chrome.