One of the most common complaints we hear about bath toys is mold. The bath tub is warm and wet and toys that hold water or don't fully drain when not in use provide an ideal environment for mold to grow. Gross, right?
But don't despair - there are a few simple things you can do to help prevent mold from appearing on your children's bath toys.
- Store bath toys in a clean and dry environment when not in use
- Allow toys to fully dry - squirt out any excess water
- Every few weeks, scrub the toys with hot water and dish soap
- Buy bath toys made from high quality materials - look for toys without holes and/or those that are hermetically sealed
So, there you have it - a few simple Tub Tips to help prevent mold in your bath toys.