Scrub Daddy Ísland
Hreinn Jónsson ehf.
Síðumúli 27, 108 Reykjavík
What is Scrub Daddy made from?
Scrub Daddy is made from a highly engineered polymer foam called FlexTexture® that is exclusive to our brand.
What surfaces can I use my Scrub Daddy on?
Independent lab tests show FlexTexture is safe on the following surfaces: Acrylic, Aluminum, Car Exterior paint, Seasoned Cast Iron, Ceramic, Chrome, Copper, Crystal, Enamel, Fiberglass, Glass, Granite, Leather, Limestone, Marble, Non-stick Coatings, Oil Rubbed Bronze, Brass, Porcelain, Soapstone, Stainless Steel, Travertine, Vinyl, Wood, Quartz. If you have any concerns test in a small and inconspicuous area first.
What kind of cleaner should I use with my scrubber?
Our unique foam can remove many stains and debris with water alone, minimizing the need for harsh cleaning agents. Try baking soda, vinegar or mild dish soap for common household cleaning.
What is FlexTexture®?
FlexTexture® is a highly engineered polymer foam. It’s scratch-free on over a dozen different surfaces, changes texture based on water temperature, resists odors for 8 weeks, is non-toxic, BPA and latex free.
What kind of cleaner should I use with my eraser?
None! Only use with warm water.
What is Screen Daddy made out of?
Screen Daddy is made from microfiber on the front and a silicone based adhesive on its back.
Is Scrub Daddy tested on animals?
Should I use cleaner with my Screen Daddy?
Screen Daddy works very well dry. You may, however, add regular glass cleaner.
Do your products contain latex?
Scrub Daddy products are latex free.
What is ResoFoam®?
ResoFoam® is a highly engineered foam that is exclusive to our brand. Unlike traditional cellulose, it remains velvety soft when dry and resists stains and odors. The material is also suds generating and 6x more absorbent than the leading sponge brand.
Do your products contain BPA?
Scrub Daddy products are BPA free.
Is Scrub Daddy toxic?
FlexTexture® and ResoFoam® are non-toxic but not tested for consumption. As with any product a young child or animal may be exposed to, adult supervision is highly recommended.
Is Scrub Daddy biodegradable?
Test results pending.
Are Scrub Daddy products recyclable?
No, but when worn out, they can still be used for more mucky jobs in the garden or garage!
When should I use Scrub Daddy firm versus soft?
For messes in need of extra scrubbing power, like burnt or sticky debris, a firm texture is best. Use soft for lighter cleaning jobs or when you need absorbency and soap suds.
How do I change the texture of my Scrub Daddy?
Tap water is all you need. FlexTexture® is firm in cold water and soft in warm water.
Why is my scrubber not getting firm under cold water?
Depending on the time of year and location, some taps may not produce water cold enough to drastically change Scrub Daddy’s texture. To test this, saturate your scrubber with water and place in the freezer for a few minutes.
What is PowErase®?
PowErase® is a water activated foam-like material that is exclusive to our brand. It is embossed and heat compressed for durability.
How do I clean my Scrub Daddy?
Hold under warm running water and massage gently. Feel free to add a mild soap if needed.
How do I make my Screen Daddy sticky again?
To reactivate Screen Daddy’s adhesive backing, wet under running water. Let air dry or pat with a lint free cloth.
My Screen Daddy isn’t sticky.
Upon opening, make sure to discard the protective paper backing.
Is Scrub Daddy top rack dishwasher safe?
Yes, all of our products are top rack dishwasher safe with the exception of Eraser Daddy and Screen Daddy.
Why doesn’t my Scrub Daddy absorb water?
Scrub Daddy is a scrubber, not a sponge! He will not absorb very much water, especially when cold. Try Scrub Mommy or Sponge Daddy for this instead.
How can I sanitize my Scrub Daddy?
Dampen and microwave for no longer than 60 seconds to sanitize.
Why doesn’t my Scour Daddy absorb water?
Scour Daddy is a scour pad, not a sponge! He will not absorb very much water, especially when cold. Try Scrub Mommy or Sponge Daddy for this instead.
Will my Scrub Daddy hold odors?
FlexTexture® foam is lab tested to not hold odors for up to 8 weeks under normal conditions.
My Sponge Daddy smells.
Unlike the scrubby FlexTexture® side, ResoFoam® is only odor resistant. For best results, we recommend squeezing dry after use and storing in an open holder. Sponge Daddy is also top rack dishwasher safe.
My Scrub Mommy smells.
Unlike the scrubby FlexTexture® side, ResoFoam® is only odor resistant. For best results, we recommend squeezing dry after use and storing in an open holder. Scrub Mommy is also top rack dishwasher safe.
How long is Sponge Daddy supposed to last?
2 weeks is considered the normal lifespan for this product, however, the number will vary depending upon individual use
Will my Sponge Daddy hold odors?
Sponge Daddy’s soft ResoFoam® side is odor resistant and can develop an odor over time.
Will my Scrub Mommy hold odors?
Scrub Mommy’s soft ResoFoam® side is odor resistant and can develop an odor over time.
What surfaces can I use my Eraser Daddy on?
Eraser Daddy can be used on hard surfaces like walls, baseboards, switch plates, door frames and railings. The eraser side can scratch or dull some surfaces so it is good practive to test a small and inconspicuous area first. Avoid use on soft plastics, non-stick coatings, finished or unfinished wood, automobile finishes, stainless steel, copper, leather and bare skin. After using on a surface that may contain food rinse thoroughly to remove any residue.
What surfaces are safe to clean with Screen Daddy?
Screen Daddy is made from microfiber and is safe to use on any glass surface.
How long should Scrub Daddy last?
Like any soft material, FlexTexture® will deteriorate over time with use. Rough surfaces or harsh chemicals will erode the foam faster than with gentle use.
How long should Eraser Daddy last?
Service life will vary. Eraser material deteriorates as it is used (like a pencil eraser!). To maximize its life span avoid use on highly textured surfaces and use the FlexTexture® side first.
How long will the lemon scent last?
Scent will gradually dissipate over time.
What is the difference between Scrub Daddy and Scrub Mommy?
These products are identical in shape but differ in materials. Scrub Daddy is made entirely of FlexTexture® whereas Scrub Mommy is dual-sided; half FlexTexture® scrubber, half ResoFoam® sponge.
What is the difference between Sponge Daddy and Scrub Mommy?
These products are made from the same materials, the only difference is their shape! Sponge Daddy is rectangular and Scrub Mommy is our signature smile face.
Are the different colors for certain things?
Only if you want them to be! Multiple colors make color-coding easier when using several in your home.
Can I use Scrub Daddy to exfoliate?
Yes! Our FlexTexture® foam was originally designed to scrub hands. But keep in mind it can be abrasive in cold water. We recommend starting with warm water for a softer texture and reducing the temperature gradually if needed.
Can I cut my Scrub Daddy?
Yes. Cutting should only be performed by adults.
Does the sponge have soap in it?
None of our products contain detergents of any kind.
Is Scrub Daddy safe to use on car paint?
Yes. FlexTexture® has been independently lab tested scratch-free on car exterior paint. Hard foreign debris could, however, cause damage so be sure to rinse the surface first.
What can I do with my old Scrub Daddy?
Relocate old products to the garage, bathroom, or backyard for a second life of cleaning.
The Caddy won’t stay suctioned to my sink.
In order to best assist you with this, please contact our team by emailing [email protected]
Can Scrub Daddy be used with bleach?
For maximum service life, we recommend avoiding harsh chemicals with our products.
What is the Caddy made of?
Our Caddies are made of plastic.
Where can I buy your products?
For retailer information, please see our Where to Buy page.
Are you going to make a mop?
Yes! It is currently in the works.
Are you going to make a toilet brush?
Yes! It is currently in the works.
What is the point of the smile face?
The smile face is ergonomic and fully functional. Place two fingers in Scrub Daddy’s eyes to reach the bottom of containers while also cleaning its sides. His mouth cleans both sides of utensils at the same time!