How to get rid of limescale in the bathroom? Tips for a sparkling bathroom

Sooner or later, everyone will have to deal with the build up of limescale in the bathroom. For example, limescale on your shower door, tiles and taps. Removing limescale from the bathroom would seem a tricky job, but limescale is actually easy to clean. On this page we give you a number of tips for removing limescale from the bathroom.

How do you get limescale in the bathroom?


Limescale deposits form when water dries up. Particles remain behind on the surface. They are known as limescale. The water particles that produce the dull shine are the calcium and magnesium ions. Calcium and magnesium naturally occur in water. In some areas, there is more calcium and magnesium in the water, which means limescale forms faster. 

Limescale  on the shower door is often the first thing you notice. But limescale also occurs in the toilet bowl, on tiles, taps, the shower head and other parts of the bathroom. The more limescale you have in the bathroom, the more difficult it is to remove. That is why it's so important to clean the bathroom regularly. Read the tips below.

3 DIY tips for removing limescale from the bathroom

HG scale away foam spray with powerful green fragrance has been developed specifically for removing scale from the bathroom. Various tips are shared on the internet, and you can try those to remove limescale from the bathroom. HG selected a number of tips. 

Remember, these are DIY tips. Be careful when you use these products. If you want to remove scale from the bathroom safely and effectively? Use HG scale away foam spray with powerful green fragrance.

how to get rid of limescale in the bathroom 1. Remove limescale in the bathroom with cleaning vinegar

Cleaning vinegar is natural white vinegar with an extra processed step. It removes limescale and grease. To remove limescale you prepare a mixture of cleaning vinegar and water. Apply the mixture to the affected area you want to clean. 

To remove limescale on the shower door it is best to use a sponge. For limescale on tiles, it is best to use a brush. Do you have limescale on the shower head? Immerse the shower head in the mixture. That gives the dirt inside the shower head the chance to soak away.

Now scrub the surfaces properly and rinse off with clean water. If you have a lot of limescale, you may have to repeat this a few times.

2. Remove limescale in the bathroom with cola 

Pour some cola on the floor, leave to absorb a few minutes and then mop up the cola. You can clean tiles on the wall with a clean cloth or a sponge soaked in cola. Wipe off the tiles, leave for a few minutes, and then clean the tiles with water.

3. Remove limescale with a fabric softener

Do you ask yourself, how to remove limescale from bathroom tiles? You can remove limescale on the shower door or bathroom tiles with a fabric softener. Pour a capful of fabric softener in a bucket of warm water. Use this mixture to wipe off the tiles and leave it to absorb for at least one hour. Then rinse thoroughly with hot water. 

HG scale away foam spray with powerful green fragrance for removing limescale from the bathroom

limescale from the bathroomProducts such as vinegar, cola and fabric softener can be emergency solutions. But these products are not that effective and there is a risk of damaging the material. With HG scale away foam spray with powerful green fragrance you can remove limescale quickly and safely. This product is suitable for removing limescale from tiles, shower cubicles, synthetic bathtubs, washbasins, taps, shower heads and worktops. The product has a fresh green fragrance. If you have trouble with stubborn limescale, use HG scale away foam spray 3x stronger.

This is how you use HG scale away foam spray with powerful green fragrance to remove scale from the bathroom:

  1. Spray the foam on the surface with the limescale.
  2. Leave it to absorb, but never more than 5 minutes.
  3. Rinse the surface or wipe it off with a damp cloth.
    • With HG scale away foam spray with powerful green fragrance your bathroom shines like never before. Visit the product page for more information about the product: HG scale away foam spray with powerful green fragrance.

H2 Frequently Asked Questions about removing limescale from the bathroom

How do you get limescale in the bathroom?

Limescale deposits form when water dries up. Particles remain behind on the surface. They are known as limescale. The water particles that produce the dull shine are the calcium and magnesium ions. Calcium and magnesium naturally occur in water. In some areas, there is more calcium and magnesium in the water, which means limescale forms faster.

How do I deal with limescale in the bathroom?

You can go for DIY products, such as cleaning vinegar, cola or fabric softener. But to remove limescale safely and effectively, you use HG scale away foam spray with powerful green fragrance.

Which HG product do I use to remove limescale from bathroom tiles?

You remove limescale in the bathroom with HG scale away foam spray with powerful green fragrance. You can use this product for tiles, shower cubicles, synthetic bathtubs, washbasins, taps, shower heads and worktops.

The limescale in the bathroom is really hard to get rid of. Now what?

Limescale can be difficult to remove. Particularly limescale on the shower door. For stubborn limescale you use HG scale away foam spray 3x stronger.


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