Caring For Your Vanity: Cleaning and Maintenance Tips

Keep Your Vanity Sparkling Clean with Our Tips!

A clean and well-maintained bathroom vanity not only adds to the aesthetics of your bathroom but also contributes to a hygienic and pleasant environment.  Over time, daily use can lead to a buildup of dust, grime, and even mold in this often-neglected space. However, with a few simple steps and some regular maintenance, you can ensure that your bathroom vanity remains sparkling clean.

In this blog, we’ll explore some effective tips and tricks to help you keep your bathroom vanity in tip-top shape.

Gather Your Supplies

Before you dive into cleaning, gather the necessary supplies:

  • A microfiber cloth
  • All-purpose cleaner
  • Rubber gloves
  • Trash bags for disposing of expired products
  • Optional: specialized cleaners for mirrors or faucets

Declutter and Remove Items

Start by removing all items from your bathroom vanity. This includes toiletries, makeup, brushes, and any other items that might be stored there. This step not only makes cleaning easier but also allows you to take stock of what you have and what needs to be organized or disposed of.

Dust and Wipe Surfaces

Begin by dusting the entire vanity. Dust tends to accumulate quickly in the bathroom due to the humidity, so it’s essential to do this regularly. Use a microfiber cloth or a duster to remove dust from all surfaces, including the countertop, shelves, and the vanity itself.

Clean the Mirror

Spray a mirror cleaner on the mirror surface and wipe it clean with a lint-free cloth or paper towels. Make sure to clean the entire surface, including the edges. For a streak-free finish, wipe in a circular motion.

Tackle the Countertop

Apply an all-purpose cleaner or a mixture of equal parts water and vinegar to the countertop. Let it sit for a few minutes to break down any stubborn stains or soap scum. Use a cloth or sponge to scrub the surface gently. For tougher stains, make a paste with baking soda and water and scrub the area with an old toothbrush or scrub brush. Rinse with clean water and dry thoroughly.

Clean the Sink and Faucets

Use the same cleaning solution or a specialized bathroom cleaner to clean the sink and faucets. Pay attention to the faucet handles and any crevices where grime can accumulate. A toothbrush can be handy for these areas. Rinse and wipe dry.

Organize Your Products

Now that your vanity is clean, take the opportunity to organize your products. Group similar items together and use containers or drawer dividers to keep things tidy. Dispose of any expired or unused products to free up space and maintain cleanliness.

Regular Maintenance

To keep your bathroom vanity consistently clean, establish a routine. Wipe down surfaces weekly to prevent dust and grime buildup. Promptly clean up any spills or splatters. Also, consider using mats or trays under toiletries to catch spills and make cleanup easier.


A clean bathroom vanity not only enhances the overall look of your bathroom but also promotes a healthy and hygienic environment. By following these simple steps and maintaining a regular cleaning routine, you can ensure that your bathroom vanity remains sparkling clean and organized. With just a little effort, you’ll enjoy a more enjoyable and stress-free bathroom experience.

If you are still unsure on what to use, please see the link to our aftercare document, which should help answer any questions you may have, just check it here.

Another source of information is our friendly team in the office, please feel free to email us at [email protected] or phone us on 0508 NEWLINE.

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