How to properly clean your toilet - expert

Cleaning a toilet can be a very unappealing chore.

Believe it or not, there is actually a right way to clean a toilet, and using a proper method will help eliminate any bacteria or virus that may be thriving there.

How to properly clean your toilet - expert

Most urinary tract infections that are not sexually transmitted actually come from dirty toilets and urinals, experts told the Star on Monday.

"You should clean the toilet at least four times a week with a disinfectant that contains bleach," Kennedy Kimathi a medical practitioner in Nairobi advised.

In fact, from the flush handle to the seat, your toilet bowl is swarmed with harmful bacteria estimated at 3.2 million per square inch.