How to clean hard water stains

How to remove hard water stains from taps

Spotting hard water stains splattered all over your taps can be unsightly. It may also give the impression that your hands won’t be as clean as you want them to be when you’ve finished washing them.

However, hard water stains simply mean the water that comes out of your tap has a high mineral content, which can differ depending on which region you live in. But that doesn’t mean your taps should suffer because of the magnesium or calcium build up in your water. It looks unattractive and can become a stubborn stain to remove.

How to remove water stains from taps

To clean hard water stains from your taps – be it on the bath, the sink or in the shower – shouldn’t be a nightmare. Before attempting to clean salt water stains on taps, ensure the room is well ventilated. Then, simply follow the instructions below:

Step 1 – Turn the nozzle to the “ON” position on the Harpic Bathroom Cleaning Spray.

Step 2 – Spray onto the hard water stains on your taps and leave for 1 minute.

Step 3 –  Using  a cloth wipe clean.

Step 4 – Rinse thoroughly with water and wipe clean with a cloth for your surface to shine.

For those hard to reach corners, we recommend using an old toothbrush to gently scrub the spray into the difficult areas that you can’t quite get to with a cloth. This deep cleaning technique will prevent hard water build up on your taps and leave them clean and gleaming. Always test the product on a small, inconspicuous area before use.

Depending on where you live, hard water stains can sometimes be unavoidable. But we can help you to clean water stains from taps and with a regular deep cleaning routine you can keep the persistent stains away.

For more information on the topic hard water, read our article on what is hard water and how to remove calcium deposits.