How to Get Rid of Mold & Mildew from the Toilet Bowl

Written by andrew smith
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You might have noticed little specs of mould and/or mildew on the inside of your toilet bowl. Scrubbing these areas of your toilet bowl will temporarily remove the mould and mildew, but they will eventually return. In order to permanently get rid of mould and mildew located in your toilet bowl, you will need to eradicate the infestations. Mold and mildew can be killed using a common household item.

Skill level:
Moderately Easy

Things you need

  • Spray bottle
  • Distilled white vinegar
  • Toilet brush

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  1. 1

    Fill your spray bottle with distilled white vinegar.

  2. 2

    Spray the areas of toilet bowl covered with mould and mildew.

  3. 3

    Scrub the toilet bowl with a clean toilet brush.

  4. 4

    Allow the distilled white vinegar to remain on the toilet bowl for an hour.

  5. 5

    Rinse the distilled white vinegar from the toilet bowl. This can be done by flushing the toilet bowl or pouring water onto that area of the toilet bowl.

  6. 6

    Pour 3 to 4 cups of distilled white vinegar inside the toilet bowl.

  7. 7

    Let the white vinegar sit inside of the toilet bowl for an hour.

  8. 8

    Flush the toilet bowl.

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