Best mold remover: 5 buys for busting mold in your bathroom and beyond

Banish mildew and other nastiness with the best mold removers around

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With help from the best mold removers, eliminating a break out of the dreaded black stuff in your house can be done quickly and efficiently, and go to lengths to protect you from the effects that it can pose. Here, we've found the top-rated products for harnessing mold growth so that you can make the choice as to which is best for your home. Although, it is worth noting that if mold is being caused by a structural issue in your home then a spray alone won't solve your issues, and you should seek professional mold inspection as soon as possible. 

As well as mold sprays, it's worth investing in a product with a brush element if you're struggling with mold in tiles in bathrooms. If you have certain needs that also need to be met — especially where children and pets are concerned — then it's also worth checking up on the suitability of each product for your home. That includes bleach-free options for those who would rather stay away from harsher chemicals.

In our eyes, a decent mold remover is one of the best cleaning supplies to have under your kitchen sink or in your broom closet. Because just a few sprays of this strong stuff can banish these spores for good.


The absolute best mold removers for a cleaner home

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1. RMR-86 Instant Mold and Mildew Stain Remover Spray

The very best mould remover for restoring your walls or tiles

Specifications

Size: 50oz

Reasons to buy

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Instant results
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No need to scrub
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Helps with odors too
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A little goes a long way

Reasons to avoid

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Be wary of this spray's strength

There's no scrubbing necessary with this top-rated mold remover, which works straight away to restore your walls or your bathroom tiles to their former glory. Suitable for use in bathtubs, on wood, drywall and plenty of other surfaces, this reasonably priced spray will help you eradicate mildew and mold, and keep away bad odors too. As with any cleaning product, be wary of how strong this spray is, and take all necessary precautions when it comes to airing your home from the fumes and with protective clothing and eyewear.

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2. Lysol Mold & Mildew Spray

The best mould remover for bathrooms

Specifications

Size: 32oz

Reasons to buy

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Safe for use with plumbing systems
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Kills 99.9% bacteria
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No scrubbing needed 

Reasons to avoid

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Smell is strong

Bathrooms can be a hotspot for mild and mildew due to the damp and wet conditions, and it can be unpleasant to have to deal with the stains and effects of mold as you shower. That's where this spray, designed for tackling bathrooms, can step in to help. With a special formula that won't damage your pipes and that is actively working against soap scum and tough spots, this spray is sure to be a winner. Simply apply it to the affected area and leave for a few minutes, with no scrubbing in sight (phew!).

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3. Benefect Botanical Decon 30 Disinfectant Cleaner

Ideal for targeting hard to reach areas

Specifications

Size: 1 gallon

Reasons to buy

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Uses botanical ingredients rather than bleach
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Can be used in a wider range of settings

Reasons to avoid

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Quite a strong smell 

There are plenty of reasons why you might be looking for a product that doesn't use bleach, and this cleaner from Benefect allows you an alternative that has the same excellent effects. Made using botanical ingredients, this product can help prevent mold and clear away its less than desirable marks if it has arisen. So if you advocate for a chemical-free home, then look no further than this spray, which reviewers say they can trust to work in their bathrooms and on their walls.

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4. Clorox Clean-Up CloroxPro Disinfectant Cleaner with Bleach Spray

The best all in one mold remover

Specifications

Size: 50oz

Reasons to buy

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Cleans, disinfects and can work on mold
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Can help protect against viruses

Reasons to avoid

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Strong bleach smell 

Invest in one spray and get so many uses with this amazing Clorox spray, which is effective at everyday cleaning, disinfecting and getting rid of mold. Obviously, you have to be careful where and when you use it, as it contains bleach, but it's good for banishing grease and bacteria as well as mold, and so a good product to have in your arsenal. A little goes a long way when using his product, so investing in it means that you're saving money too!

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5. Concrobium Mold Spray

An eco-friendly mould remover which is bleach free

Specifications

Size: 32oz

Reasons to buy

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Odorless
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Bleach free
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Claims to get to the root of mold problems

Reasons to avoid

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A little pricier than other sprays of the same type

This non-toxic bleach-free mold cleaner is ideal for those who are eco-conscious. It can act fast on mold and mildew without using any harsh chemicals, and is so versatile that it can go to work on things like clothes fabrics as well as drywall and wood. It works to target the very root of your mold issues and leave an antimicrobial shield, and it's colorless and odorless, which is ideal.


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If you are still on the hunt for a bleach spray, then check out our recommended retailers for even more choices to find the product you need to banish spores instantly.

Using your mold remover in more than one room? If you haven't already, get yourself a cleaning caddy to help carry more than a few bottles and cloths from one room to another, for an easy clean.

Molly Cleary
Molly Cleary

Molly is the Ecommerce Writer for RealHomes and spends her time searching the internet for the next best thing for your home. With previous experience within the Home section of TopTenReviews, another Future site, writing about everything from ride-on lawnmowers to robot hoovers, she has knowledge of all of those niche areas of your home and garden that you might need a new purchase for. Shopping and buying content are now her biggest area of focus, with an emphasis on cleaning products and home gym equipment. 



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