‘It looks brand new’: Mom reveals how she transformed her filthy stainless steel toilet brush holder with an $8 supermarket purchase
- A mom has revealed how she cleaned her dirty toilet brush holder
- Amanda shared images on Facebook and chose to use Bar Keepers Friend
- The container originally looked filthy and was stained with dark spots
- But the $8 purchase restored it to its original polished condition
Instead of throwing out her dirty toilet brush holder, one mom got it looking like new again with a budget-friendly grocery store purchase.
Amanda, from Adelaide, South Australia, shared before and after images to the Mums Who Clean Facebook group after using Bar Keepers Friend to transform the holder.
‘Another success story from Bar Keepers Friend. Toilet brush holder from the boys bathroom. Was about to throw out the disgusting thing, live another day,” she captioned the post on social media.
The container originally looked dirty and was stained with dark spots, but the cleaning product worked wonders for removing the grime easily.
Amanda posted images to the Facebook group Mums Who Clean revealing that she has used Bar Keepers Friend – an abrasive scouring powder – to transform the toilet brush holder
In the comments, Amanda said she cleaned and thoroughly disinfected the receptacle in the sink to ensure no bacteria were left behind.
Bar Keepers Friend is a premium all-purpose scouring powder acclaimed by thousands online for its ability to clean a variety of surfaces, including shower screens, kitchen benches, sinks, pots, tubs, and cooktops.
The product can be purchased from Woolworths for $8, as well as from Catch, Amazon, and Temple & Webster for various prices.
Bar Keepers Friend can be purchased at Woolworths for $8
After sharing the insight with the online Facebook community, which has grown to more than 317,000 people, other moms were amazed at the transformation.
“Love it when people can save things from the landfill! Well done!’ wrote a woman.
‘It’s like new again. Good on you for cleaning it up instead of throwing it away and buying a new one,” said another.
A third added: ‘WOW!! I’ve thrown these away in the past for this reason, I’ll definitely try BKF in the future.”
You can use Bar Keepers Friend to clean:
Bar Keepers Friend is ideal for kitchen surfaces such as stainless steel, ceramic, glass and even Corian countertops
Pots, pans and baking tins
Source: Taste of Home