The 8 Best Shower Cleaners of 2021 for Bathroom Tub & Tile


Cleaning the bathroom is probably not high on your list of favorite household chores. The tub is awkward to reach into, the shower is painstaking to scrub, and the tile gets dirty in no time at all — and oh, those cleaning solution fumes! But if you want to spend less time cleaning and more time enjoying a sparkling shower stall or bathtub, there are dozens of excellent tools, sprays, scrubbers, gadgets and mold removers on the market that make this dreaded chore much easier to tackle on the daily.

In the Good Housekeeping Institute Cleaning Lab, we evaluate shower cleaning products by first assessing them for safety: Scanning labels for appropriate eye and skin irritant warnings, and confirming the product is registered with the EPA — an assurance that it will actually eliminate the bacteria and viruses it claims to. Then we look at how well sprays dispense and how sturdy scrubbing tools are. Finally, while there is an industry standard recipe for creating artificial soap scum, we prefer to test on the real thing by placing the products in consumer testers’ homes to see how well they remove the soapy build-up, limescale and mildew stains that

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Lauren Roses is Home Accents Today’s product editor, responsible for selecting and compiling product and trend stories, and for overseeing product submissions and coverage of intros and market debuts. Lauren studied at the University of Arizona and has lived in San Diego, California and New York City. Prior to joining Home Accents Today, she worked in marketing and project management for several prominent interior design and real estate professionals. In early 2018 Lauren moved back to her home state of North Carolina where she enjoys reading, animals, hiking and spending time with family.