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Sorry if this is a duplicate, thanks in advance!

I am trying to clean up under the rim of my toilet near where the jets are, and I can't reach a finger or rigid brush up there.

There may be a better way, but does anyone know whether there is a tool like the one described in the subject line above? I am looking for something that I could reach through the narrow slit between the rim and wall of the toilet, then scrape across the surface.

Thank you!

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    There are kitchen spatulas that are flexible. If you can't find one the right size, you could cut one down to size. There are also plastic putty knives. Or, wrap a thin scouring pad over a putty knife. – fixer1234 May 20 '18 at 22:13
  • It sounds like a flexible brush like a test tube cleaner might work. – Matthew Gauthier May 21 '18 at 0:29
  • Another trick if you have hard water deposits: pour vinegar straight down the tank overflow tube and then wait a few hours. Next, use the test tube brush @MatthewGauthier mentions on the rim holes. – Tyson May 21 '18 at 2:21
  • once you use a steam cleaner, you won't ever consider another method of cleaning disgusting soiled crannys in non-porous surfaces; it blasts the gunk right out without elbow grease or precision movements. – dandavis May 21 '18 at 19:44
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This sounds like a disposable foam paint brush

foam brush

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  • Thanks to bib for the answer as well as fixer1234, Matthew Gauthier and Tyson 12 for their comments (which I consider just as good)! – capet May 21 '18 at 15:13

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