Topic #1: Cleaning

28 May
A toilet with the potentially dangerous arrang...

A toilet with the potentially dangerous arrangement of the seat being up (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Expecting visitors, I cleaned like I meant it last week.

That’s right, you heard me: my house is clean.

It feels weird.

That’s that topic covered.

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An idle thought

I once saw a safety advert which said that mixing cleaning chemicals in a toilet can lead to explosions.

I wondered this: if I put neat bleach in the toilet, forget it’s there, and then do a wee, will I set light to my bottom?

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30 Responses to “Topic #1: Cleaning”

  1. List of X May 28, 2013 at 12:28 #

    Only if you do a wee with a cleaning agent :))

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  2. mairedubhtx May 28, 2013 at 12:57 #

    Not “those” chemicals.

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  3. misswhiplash May 28, 2013 at 13:13 #

    you plonker! but you made me laugh!

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  4. sharechair May 28, 2013 at 13:20 #

    Please let us know if you scald your bottom. 😯

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  5. Janie Jones May 28, 2013 at 14:26 #

    I do believe Mythbusters covered this topic in one of their shows. Do you get Mythbusters in the UK?

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  6. Laurie Nichols May 28, 2013 at 14:29 #

    I don’t think bleach is the one to worry about, it might be a combination of all the chemicals in other cleaning products that might make you go boom. Don’t go boom Tilly I would use ditilled white vinegar for cleaning and baking soda, much safer and cheaper and you don’t go boom.

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  7. Rorybore May 28, 2013 at 14:55 #

    I don’t know about setting fire to your bottom…..but I can tell you that half a bottle of shampoo and bath bomb in the toilet has tremendous results.

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  8. Terry May 28, 2013 at 15:25 #

    LOL I don’t know. Why don’t you try it first and then let me know. hehe

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  9. viv blake May 28, 2013 at 16:10 #

    Not when you wee, but take care when you fart!

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  10. viveka May 28, 2013 at 17:05 #

    Too clean to use … I will go next door *smile – and I hope you know that blench kills all the good bacterial too – so the use of too much of it – can give a terrible smell. And as Viv says … be careful when you fart .. so you don’t land in Tokyo.

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  11. gigihawaii May 28, 2013 at 17:42 #

    Oh, no, please don’t try that dangerous combination! We want you alive when your guest arrives!

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  12. adinparadise May 28, 2013 at 18:57 #

    I had a great giggle at all your comments. I wouldn’t take the chance. My buns aren’t insured, although hubby says they should be. 😆

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  13. sheilamariegrimes May 28, 2013 at 19:49 #

    funny! Been there done that …fizzled!

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  14. sanstorm May 28, 2013 at 20:35 #

    My house is clean also. The guests have just left, so the house is about to spiral into squalor over the next couple of hours. I am exHAUSTed.

    So behind on everything else.

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  15. Grannymar May 28, 2013 at 20:57 #

    That was better than a spoon of medicine! 😆

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  16. Grannymar May 28, 2013 at 20:59 #

    I’m back, Did you know that keyboards and mobile phones carry more germs than a loo?

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  17. benzeknees May 28, 2013 at 21:37 #

    Love the look of your clean NEW toilet! I don’t know about setting your butt aflame, but I would certainly be worried about bleach splashing my girlie bits!

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  18. vastlycurious.com May 29, 2013 at 01:46 #

    I am the BEST last minute cleaner !!!!!

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  19. Viciously Sweet May 30, 2013 at 00:46 #

    I cleaned my house for visitors too. It feels so weird because it’s so clean!

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  20. Three Well Beings May 30, 2013 at 06:37 #

    Ka-BOOM! Scary thought! 🙂

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  21. Helen Cherry June 1, 2013 at 08:31 #

    You’ll certainly risk a burnt bottom for sure!

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