Clean by Room

How To Clean the Bathroom in Record Time

Everyone wants a sparkling clean home for entertaining guests. Learning how to clean a bathroom fast can make having guests that much more enjoyable. A clean bathroom is as easy as these six quick steps.

Person mopping bathroom floor

Minute 1: Prepare

Gather cleaning cloths, sponges, glass cleaner, Lysol® Power Bathroom Cleaner, mop and bucket, Lysol® Power Toilet Bowl Cleaner, and toilet brush.


Minutes 2-3: Toilet

  • Spray outside the toilet with the bathroom cleaner.
  • Squirt toilet bowl cleaner inside the bowl and scrub with the toilet brush.
  • While the cleaner is working inside the bowl, wipe down the outside of the toilet, including underneath the seat and behind the toilet.
  • Use In the Bowl Click Gel® to keep your toilet bowl fresh and clean.


Minutes 4-7: Bathtub and/or Shower

  • Spray the entirety of shower walls and bathtub with the multipurpose bathroom cleaner.
  • Allow to sit for a minute then wipe down. Be sure to get in crevices to get the true look of a clean bathroom.
White bathroom containing a bath with shower and grab bars

Minute 8: Mirror

  • Spray the mirror with a glass cleaner.
  • In a side-to-side motion starting at the bottom of the mirror, wipe up the glass cleaner and avoid streaking.


Minute 9: Sink

  • Spray inside and outside the basin as well as the faucet with the bathroom cleaner.
  • Scrub away toothpaste stains around the faucet and in the sink and wipe up any dust or grime that accumulated.


Minute 10: Floor

  • Mop the floor with a combination of multipurpose solution like Lysol® Brand Concentrate Disinfectant and hot water.
  • Starting with the point furthest from the door, mop in a side-to-side motion.


On your way out, flush the toilet bowl and take a look at your sparkling clean bathroom!

Get More Cleaning Tips By Room