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Wondering About the Difference Between Regular & Deep Cleaning of Your Washroom ?

Regular cleaning vs deep cleaning of the bathroom

Confused about regular cleaning vs deep cleaning of the bathroom? Thinking of choosing a ‘deep cleaning’ option for a bathroom but not sure how it will be different from regular cleaning?

In my current blog, let me address all your queries regarding general cleaning versus deep cleaning of bathrooms. This will help you to choose a better cleaning option for a good and healthy lifestyle.

Regular Cleaning VS Deep Cleaning of the Bathroom: Which One is Better?

Notable differences between regular and deep cleaning of the bathroom are listed below –


































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Let me explain all the points in detail below-

Regular Cleaning VS Deep Cleaning: Which Type of Bathroom Cleaning Consumes More Time?

Regular cleaning of the bathroom consumes less time. At a house, it usually takes 10-30 minutes to clean one bathroom. 

Deep cleaning of the bathroom consumes more time as there is a process to clean everything. So, it usually takes around 2-5 hours for deep cleaning of all the bathrooms of a house. It takes even more time to deep clean public bathrooms/toilets at offices and companies.

Process for Regular Cleaning and Deep Cleaning of the Bathroom

Regular cleaning of the bathroom involves a light process. Just by using some tools and chemicals cleaning is done.

Deep cleaning of the bathroom includes a heavy process. There are so many step-by-step methods like dusting, scrubbing, disinfecting, vacuuming, spaying, etc. Well, all these steps are followed with different tools and substances. Also, there are different specialized services included like acid wash, drain deodorisation, and de-scaling.

While Targeting Microbes During Bathroom Cleaning, Which Process is Better- Regular or Deep Cleaning?

Regular cleaning of the bathroom is restricted to target microbes. One gets access to a limited type of substances to target all types of microbes during general cleaning.

Deep cleaning of the bathroom is usually done by professionals and the target microbes are not restricted. Professionals exactly know which type of care should be taken to target all the microbes during the deep cleaning.

What are the Cleaning Tools for Regular Cleaning and Deep Cleaning of the Bathroom?

One gets access to simple tools for regular cleaning of the bathroom. For example, bathroom cleaning brush, scrubber etc.

There are so many different tools professionals use for deep cleaning of the bathroom. Such tools are better used by professionals and they know how to use them carefully. For example, electric scrubbing machines, grouting machines etc.

Regular cleaning VS Deep Cleaning: Which offers the best cleaning supplies for the bathroom?

There are just a few types of supplies one uses for regular cleaning. Such as normal agents that clean things at a superficial level.

Deep cleaning of the bathroom involves different types of chemicals to clean everything and make the bathroom look totally new and fresh.

Which Type of Substances are Used during Regular Cleaning and Deep Cleaning of the Bathroom?

During regular cleaning people usually use some type of bleaching powder, agents, white phenyl, some chemical liquid, oil, etc.

While deep cleaning of the bathroom professionals uses strong chemicals, acids, oils and liquids. And such strong chemical substances are dangerous if one is not using them with utmost care. So, such chemicals are used only by professionals while deep cleaning.

What Does Deep Cleaning of the Bathroom Cover that Regular Cleaning Does not?

Usually, regular cleaning includes cleaning the bathroom floor, toilet seat, shelves and sink.

However, deep cleaning includes every single corner and almost everything that is present in the bathroom. The windows of the bathroom, the base of the toilet, the lamp holder, the shower, and all the handles, cleaning the door, sink, shelves, wall tiles, line gaps between the tiles, cleaning the back side of the toilet base, taps, etc. Are included in deep cleaning.

Regular Cleaning VS Deep Cleaning Bathroom: What is the Level of Sanitation?

The level of sanitation is restrained in regular cleaning of the bathroom. So, regular cleaning helps to maintain a quite good sanitation level. You can get a basic level of hygiene after regular cleaning.

However, in deep cleaning of the bathroom, the sanitation level is not restrained. This results in an excellent level of sanitation. Hygiene level is totally high after deep cleaning which helps in avoiding many diseases.

How Long Does the Effect of Cleaning Last after Regular and Deep Cleaning of Bathrooms?

The effect of regular cleaning of the bathroom lasts for a few days. For the bathrooms of a house, it lasts a maximum of a week and for the public bathrooms like offices, it lasts for 1-3 days.

After deep cleaning of the bathroom, the effect lasts longer. For the bathrooms of a house, the effect lasts around 15-30 days. In public washrooms like workplaces, the effect lasts almost a week. It may differ depending on the number of employees and usage of bathrooms.

Know About Regular Cleaning Versus Deep Cleaning Bathroom Cost

The cost of regular cleaning of a bathroom is minimal. In India, the cost ranges between 50-250 INR to clean one bathroom.

The deep cleaning of the bathroom is more expensive than regular cleaning.

At ‘My Raksha’, the cost of cleaning bathrooms ranges from 499 INR for one washroom to 2499 INR for 5 washrooms. You can view more details under our Bathroom Cleaning Services.

Thus, regular cleaning is limited to a few simple tools, substances, a few days of lasting effects etc. Whereas, deep cleaning by trained professionals includes a complete package to provide you with a high level of cleanliness of bathrooms.

I hope now you have clearly understood what is the difference between regular and deep cleaning of a bathroom. Drop your comment below if you want to book a deep cleaning by experts, and we guide you further.


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