Tile shower smells like body odor. Repeat as many times as needed to loosen any mold around or under the shower drain. I didnt clean the shower for about 9 months after we moved in and we never had a smell which is why I dont understand why one just now appeared when I clean the shower regularly. Fill a spray bottle with white vinegar and spray it over the tiles. Use quality scented soap. The baking soda can. If it sits there in a puddle the tile is not porous. Keep an eye or a nose out for a sour body odor or sweat that smells like bread dough however strange that may seem.
The trap is visible and is working and there are no issues with any of the other drains in the bathroom. To treat the tile odor there are a few ways to get the odors out and to prevent them in the future. Choose your signature perfume. Drop a few drops of water on the tile and see how fast it absorbs.
The shower walls are tile. I took off the drain cover and cleaned out a really really nasty hair wad then snaked the whole line. What causes the unpleasant smell is the bacteria that build up on your sweaty skin and react with sweat and oils to grow and multiply when sweat reacts with bacteria on the skin. If you notice your shower is draining slowly or isnt draining at all then this strongly suggests you are.
If you notice your shower is draining slowly or isnt draining at all then this strongly suggests you are. It dissipates with time but then comes back with the next shower. Use the toothbrush to apply the paste over the shower drain. Treating Preventing Odors on Tile Grout. I would think covering the tilegrout with the enzyme for getting rid of urine would make a difference for the better. The smell goes with the sweat and some of us give off a stronger and more pungent scent than others.