Feb 28

Cleaning urinals

This blog post covers best practice for cleaning urinals.


Important: Always use appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) when undertaking any cleaning task and follow the manufacturer’s product use and where relevant dilution guidance.
  • Flush the urinal to rinse down all interior surfaces.
  • Remove any urinal screens and blocks.
  • Remove any foreign materials.
  • Use an appropriate toilet cleaner and squirt a solid stream along the top of the inside flushing edge of the urinal. Allow the solution to run down the inside surface of the urinal.
  • Wipe down the exterior surface with a disinfectant cleaner and disposable rag or paper towel.
  • Scrub the interior surface of the urinal with a toilet brush, taking care to thoroughly scrub all surfaces.
  • Wipe all pipe work and flushing device (if present) with an antibacterial spray.
  • Place new urinal screen or block into the bottom of the urinal.


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