After using the toilet for a period of time, we will find that the surface of some tiles turn yellow. Why does the bathroom tile turn yellow? How should we deal with the bathroom tiles that have yellowed? How can we get yellow stains out of tile floor & wall in bathroom? Many users don't know how to fix yellowing tile bathroom. The below article will introduce these problems.
Why Do Bathroom Tiles Turn Yellow And How To Fix It
Because toilet is in wet state for a long time, plus the invasion of scale and soap scale, ceramic tile is particularly prone to yellowing. In general, we can use toothpaste to clean the yellow stains on ceramic tiles.
First, wipe the yellowing tiles bathroom with a warm towel, then evenly apply a layer of toothpaste, wait for about half an hour, and then wipe them with a rag. In addition, if there is rust stain on the ceramic tile, the rust is relatively hard, and it is difficult to remove with general cleaning agent, you can use 2% oxalic acid solution to corrode the rust, and then wipe it with a wet cloth. Pay attention to the safety of hands in the process! In addition, after grinding 3 to 4 vitamin C tablets into powder, sprinkle them on the surface of floor tiles, and then brush them several times with a brush, you can also remove the traces of rust. If you have fresh lemon, you can directly cut the lemon, rub it with lemon block on the rust stain, rub it several times, until the rust stain is completely removed, and then wash it with soap water.
How To Get Rid Of Yellow Stains On Bathroom Tiles
Everything has its service life. If it is used for a long time, it will be broken and worn out. However, as long as the correct care, maintenance, cleaning, can extend the service life. Here are some methods for removing yellow stains on shower/bathroom tile.
1. Cleaning bathroom tiles that have yellowed with multi-functional decontamination paste
Toilet tile is easy to turn yellow because of long-term contact with water, body wash, shampoo, washing powder and so on. In order to clean toilet tile without damaging the brightness of tile surface, we can use multi-functional decontamination cream to clean yellow stains on bathroom tile.
At the gap of toilet tile, we can first dip a little brush into it Multifunctional decontamination cream, and then use the toothbrush for gentle cleaning. After cleaning, brush a layer of waterproof agent on the gap with the toothbrush, so that it can also play the role of anti seepage and anti mildew. If there is soap dirt on the ceramic tile surface of the bathroom or shower, it can be washed with hot water first, so that the dirt part has a simple dissolving process first, and then it can be cleaned with multi-functional detergent.
2. Antifouling of white toilet tiles
The white ceramic tiles installed in the toilet is particularly beautiful, but the antifouling effect is not very good. If we are going to install white tiles in the bathroom, the first thing we need to do is to conduct anti-fouling treatment on the white tiles, wax the white tiles. For the tiles with serious dirt, we can use the cleaning ball to clean them.
3. Add tiles to the old yellowing tiles in bathroom
Beside the toilet, the color of the toilet tile may turn yellow to be more serious, and it is not very good for cleaning. We can consider adding new tiles on the old toilet tiles that have yellowed. At this time, we need to use a special stone binder, because this kind of binder is antifouling and has good adhesion.
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