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Is it safe to use common cleaners like Bleach, Vinegar, 409, and other household cleaners on a boat and should I rinse them off or can I get away with just spraying and wiping? I'm going to clean my bilge tomorrow and would like to know what is safe.

And is there a fast and easy way to clean the head and hoses to eliminate some of the smell? or should they be replaced?

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There are chemicals designed for heads sold at boat storesto stop most oders, other than that spray 9 works wonders around the boat
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No problem with using the standard household cleaners. Always a good idea to rinse well after using anthing strong.
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Some time ago on this board somebody mentioned getting Tilex, spraying down the boat with it and just rinsing. I'm going to give it a try.

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