After soaking my daughters grippy dots in various products I thought they were due for the bin. I had tried soaking them in bleach and various anti mould sprays but nothing seemed to budge the stubborn mould marks. After reading someone’s success of using denture cleansing tablets I thought I would give it a go. Follow these simple steps below to get rid of mould on your children’s bath toys;

  1. Dissolve one denture cleansing tablet in a bowl of hot water- ensure not boiling as you may melt the toys! I just placed enough water in to cover the grippy dots. 
  2. Place your bath toys in to the solution and preferably leave over night. I tried after a couple of hours and it didn’t clean them very effectively so I placed them in a fresh solution and left to soak. 
  3. Now it’s time to clean your toys- I used an old tooth brush to scrub mine, but a hard sponge should do the job, it just may not reach any awkward places! After a few minutes they looked like this…  

There not “as new” but I’m happy enough to return them to my daughters bath- for around 50p I think this is a great cleaning tip. I picked my denture tablets up from a bargain shop and now do not need to pay to replace them 🙂 I’m also going to look into what other great things these tablets can do! To keep up to date with my blog entries you can follow us on Facebook (click here), where any new entries will be posted. 

Feel free to comment with any tips you have may have. Happy cleaning- Jottie


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