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9 Best Toilet Cleaners

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A lot of dirty stuff ends up in our toilets, so cleaning them out is not a pleasant task. Finding the right toilet cleaner makes scrubbing a toilet much easier to accomplish.

1. Clorox Toilet Wand

Clorox Toilet Wand
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The Clorox Toilet Wand comes with a long handle and a box of six disposable cleaning heads. The cleaning heads are pre-filled with a blue cleaning solution that releases into the water. Rub anywhere you want and the cleaning head will scrub away filth and grime. When you are finished just dispose of the cleaning head in the trash. The cleaning heads are NOT flushable. This product can save time all while preventing the overuse of harsh smelling chemicals. I was impressed by a combination of effectiveness and convenience.

2. Scotch Brite Disposable Toilet Brush

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The Scotch Brite Disposable Toilet Brush is prefilled with a powerful cleaner designed to scrub your toilet. The flexible cleaning sponge cleans the rim and the inside of the bowl. Since the cleaning sponge is disposable, germs aren't left on the toilet brush. The cleaning head gets thrown in the trash, NOT flushed. Simply store the handle and slip a new refill on when you're ready to clean.
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3. Ecover Toilet Bowl Cleaner

If you are looking for an environmentally friendly toilet cleaning option, Ecover is a great choice. The toilet solution is slightly more gel than liquid which coats the toilet bowl easily. This plant based product works to clean, deodorize, remove stains and more, all in an eco-friendly formula. Ecover is safe for all septic system, and also safe for marine life.
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4. Lime A Way Toilet Bowl Cleaner

If your toilet is so far gone that nothing can help, you may want to try Lime A Way Toilet Cleaner. This is heavy duty stuff. Be sure to read the instructions, have proper ventilation, and avoid contact with eyes, skin, lungs, etc. For badly stained toilets, multiple applications may be required. Use caution and follow directions exactly.
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5. Scrubbing Bubbles Toilet Cleaning Gel

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While Scrubbing Bubbles Toilet Cleaning Gel is not a product that will get a dirty toilet bowl clean, it is a product that will keep a clean toilet bowl fresh and sparkling use after use. I love these little gel discs that prevent dirt and buildup on the interior of the toilet. To freshen the scent of the toilet bowl, just flush the toilet. These are easy to use and do a great job at maintaining the cleanliness of your toilet bowl.
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6. Clorox Toilet Bowl Cleaner with Bleach

Clorox Toilet Bowl Cleaner with Bleach is a more traditional product that many of us are familiar with. Simply squirt the gel around the underneath of the rim of your toilet. The gel drips down coating the toilet bowl and removing stains, dirt, and anything unsanitary. After waiting several minutes, scrub down the toilet bowl with a toilet brush and flush normally. The added bleach means you need to be cautious, but the product does a great job and is very inexpensive and easy to find.
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7. Scrubbing Bubbles Fresh Brush

With a disposable cleaning head, the Scrubbing Bubbles Fresh Brush is a convenient tool to scrub away the interior dirt of a toilet bowl. The cleaning heads are pre-loaded with cleaner. When you finish, simply dispose of the cleaning head in the trash. The cleaning heads are not flushable.
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8. Seventh Generation Natural Toilet Bowl Cleaner Mint

Seventh Generation's Natural Mint Toilet Bowl Cleaner is another great eco-friendly option from one of the biggest names in green cleaning. Skip the caustic chemicals and see real results from this power cleaner. The soft mint scent is a nice change from typical cleaner scents, as well.
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9. Lysol Power Toilet Bowl Cleaner

This traditional cleaner knocks the socks of tough grime on your toilet bowl. I love that Lysol Power Toilet Bowl Cleaner is widely available and very reasonably priced. It's a simple product to use. Without much scrubbing at all, even tough toilet stains can be removed easily. Be sure to follow the manufacturer instructions and provide proper ventilation.
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