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Bathroom Essentials Checklist

What do you need in a bathroom? Glad you asked! Our printable bathroom supplies list ensures you don't miss any of these essentials.

Written by Tenley Haraldson.


Whether you're moving into a new place, expecting company, or giving an epic housewarming present, these bathroom essentials include everything that's needed for a well-stocked, guest-ready powder room.

Bathroom Essentials List

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Though every household need different things in the bathroom, you should have the following items available:

  1. Mirror
  2. Wastebasket
  3. Natural Hand Soap
  4. Bath towels, hand towels, washcloths (2 each)
  5. Non-skid bath mat
  6. Toothbrush holder
  7. Over-the-door and/or wall hooks
  8. Extra toilet paper
  9. Toilet paper storage
  10. Toilet brush & container
  11. Plunger (hidden out of sight)
  12. Green cleaning supplies

Remember: These are just bathroom must haves. Depending on your budget and style, you can always add features like an essential oil diffuser, softer light bulbs, hanging plants, or a colorful shower curtain.

Your Bathroom Checklist Should Include Green Cleaning Products

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You know something in the bathroom you probably don't want? Overpowering fumes and potentially harmful chemicals found in many cleaning products. Biochemists have developed and tested the entire Puracy lineup, and we couldn't get our bathrooms clean without:

Puracy Multi-Surface Cleaner

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Our streak-free, versatile surface cleaner can be safely used on pretty much any bathroom surface, including toilets, tubs, tiles, countertops, marble, mirrors, and glass shower doors. And the formula is 99.51% natural.

Enzyme Stain Remover

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Tired of dingy bath mats, stained towels, or gross fabric shower curtains? Try the 98.95% natural formula of Puracy Stain Remover. Six plant-based enzymes tackle hundreds of different stains, residues, odors, and spots – without bleaching, discoloring, or weakening fabrics.

Biodegradable Disinfectant

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First, this hydrogen peroxide disinfectant tackles grease, grime, and dirt. Next, it kills more than 99.9% of viruses and bacteria in 10 minutes. From toilets to sinks to tile to shower, you can use it on nearly every non-porous material throughout your home.

Note: We recommend sticking to our Natural Surface Cleaner for wood, soapstone, and marble surfaces.

Master Bathroom Supplies List

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Your master bathroom should be fully-stocked with everything you need to look and feel your best. In addition to the 12 toilet essentials above, consider equipping your bathroom with the following:

  • 2 sets of organic cotton bath towels, hand towels, washcloths
  • Non-skid tub mat
  • Soap dispenser or dish
  • Shower curtain, liner, & rings
  • Shower caddy/suction basket(s)
  • Cosmetics organizers
  • Wall-mounted shelving
  • Under-the-sink storage baskets and/or containers
  • Clothes hamper

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Depending on your preferences and daily routine, the things you need in your bathroom may vary. However, some of the most common bathroom must haves include:

Personal Care Products

Personal Care Tools

  • Razors
  • Hair brush
  • Hair styling tools (e.g. dryer, straightener, styler)
  • Nail clippers
  • Scale
  • Dental floss

Comfort Bath Items

Guest Bathroom Necessities

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It's always awkward to ask hosts if things in the toilet area aren't available (especially toilet paper and a plunger). Guests will feel more welcome when they use a bathroom that's well-stocked with the following:

  • High-quality towels
  • Travel-sized toiletries (e.g. toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss, razors)
  • Hair dryer
  • Pain relievers (i.e. Tylenol, Advil)
  • Extra toilet paper
  • Tampons & pads
  • Storage for extra toiletries

Add Puracy Products to Your Bathroom Checklist

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When you pair safe, effective cleaning products with our top-to-bottom bathroom cleaning guide, your surfaces will sparkle – without synthetic fragrance, sulfates, bleach, chlorine, phosphates, and much more.

Try any of our cleaning or personal care products. If you're not completely impressed, we'll give you your money back. No questions, no hassles. That's the Puracy promise.