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How can I clean my rubber bathmat?

7 replies

castille · 22/06/2007 22:52

The non-slip kind that suctions to the bottom of the bath, I mean.

It's quite new but gone a bit slimey (I know, it should be hung up to dry, but I'm a busy lady!). Will lobbing it in the machine do any good?

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puffling · 22/06/2007 22:53

Just use your normal bathroom cleaning stuff and hang it up. i shove mine on towel rail after each baby bath.

elasticbandstand · 22/06/2007 22:53

bleach
or omethign

sidge · 22/06/2007 23:12

I hang mine over the bath sucker-side up to dry.

Don't bother once it goes black and slimy - buy a new one in Asda for £1.49

mmelody · 24/06/2007 16:54

I soak mine overnight in a little bleach and water..rinse off in the morning

castille · 24/06/2007 19:43

I try to remember to hang it up but sometimes forget. Will try bath cleaner, then bleach, and failing that will get a new one

Thanks all.

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aardfark · 24/06/2007 19:44

Put it in the washing machine with biological washing powder on a delicates or 30 degree cycle (seriously).

moodlumthehoodlum · 24/06/2007 19:47

Deffo in washing machine and mine has survived a 40, but try a synthetics 30 for starters. Also Oxi Action works brilliantly on it too if you throw that into the washing machine.

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