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Is there any way of removing mildew from the inside of squirty bath toys?

11 replies

ellehcim · 26/09/2007 19:15

Ours are dreadful. Do I just throw away and start again?

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southeastastra · 26/09/2007 19:17

make the hole bigger and clean it with a cotton wool bud.

Scootergrrrl · 26/09/2007 19:18

I seem to remember cola from somewhere...

callmeovercautious · 26/09/2007 19:18

I tried Milton and all sorts but gave up and chucked them! Will try the cotton bud trick on these new ones!

ellehcim · 26/09/2007 19:36

will be applying coke with a cotton bud - thanks for the tips!

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NannyL · 26/09/2007 20:20

oh yes scooter girl i remember a coke thread

wasnt it soak the toys over night in coke... also would assume you would want to suck coke in to the squirty toys and balst it out again in the morning

luckylady74 · 26/09/2007 20:25

i read that putting them in the washing machine is ok!

Mercy · 26/09/2007 20:27

To the OP - yes!

Been there, done that (hate that expression but there you go!)

barefeete · 26/09/2007 20:35

bin them. mine started to squirt moldy stuff into the bath and DS liked to dribnk from them yuck!!!!!

MilaMae · 26/09/2007 21:28

Mildew spreads onto your grouting, everywhere so I bin them.

hoxtonchick · 26/09/2007 21:30

bin them

winestein · 26/09/2007 21:33

I have heard that soaking them in vinegar works

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