Creative Homemaking . . . Dedicated to your homemaking needs
~†† Cleaning tips for kitchens, bathrooms, laundry†† ~
Sign up for our newsletter to receive new articles every week
CLEANING DIY HOME REMEDIES HOME DECOR COOKING / CANNING GARDENING HOLIDAYS FRUGAL LIVING ORGANIZE
Rachel Paxton
About Me
E-BOOKS


POPULAR POSTS

Home => Cleaning => Bathroom => How to Remove Hard Water Stains from Glass
Related Articles: Ways to Remove Hard Water Stains | Hard Water Stains in Sinks

How to Remove Hard Water Stains from Glass

Hard water stains on glass can be difficult to remove. Glass can be a mirror in the bathroom, shower doors, windows, or glasses that you drink from. Hard water can come from the shower or faucet in the bathroom, the faucet in the kitchen, or the dishwasher.

There are a number of things you can use to try and remove the hard water stains. Some work well, some take a lot of elbow grease, and some are easy and work well. Here are a few suggestions you can use.

Vinegar and Baking Soda

Vinegar and baking soda is a natural cleaner that works well. Itís an inexpensive way to remove hard water stains from glass items. To use this type of cleaner, youíll need a sponge and the cleaner. A little elbow grease will help make this work.

Laundry Stain Remover

Laundry stain remover is another option youíll have for cleaning glass. This type of stain remover is designed to remove all types of stains from clothing. Itís probably something you already have in your home and is fairly inexpensive.

Eyeglass Cleaner

Eyeglass cleaner may also work. Youíll need to spray this on a wash cloth and wipe it off. Depending on the amount of glass you have, it may take quite a bit of cleaner to get this job done.

Lemons

Lemons clean a lot of things and work very well. All youíll need is a wash cloth to make this work.

Distilled Water and Vinegar

Removing hard water stains can be tricky. Using a mixture of half distilled water and have vinegar with a wash cloth will work. Put this mixture in a spray bottle and spray it directly on the glass.

Oven Cleaner

Oven cleaner works well on hard water stains. This type of cleaner is designed to clean baked on food that may have been in the oven for days or weeks. Hard water stains on glass can be difficult to clean so this is why oven cleaner works well for this problem.

Other Cleaners

There are several other cleaners and natural mixtures that can be used to clean the glass. Search online or go to the grocery store and ask an employee if they can offer you suggestions.

Copyright 2010, CreativeHomemaking.com.


Don't Miss These Popular Articles:

Homemade Plant Food
How to Get Rid of "Boy Bathroom Smell"
Chai Tea Mix
How to Remove Cooking Oil Stains from Clothing
DIY Vick's Vaporub
DIY Eyeglasses Cleaner Solution
Homemade Weed Killer
DIY Carpet Cleaning Solution for Steam Cleaners
Homemade Cream of Chicken Soup Mix



Comment on this article or submit your tip to CreativeHomemaking.com.
Click here for a printer friendly version of this page.
Recommend this article to a friend.
Search our article archives.
Click here to subscribe to our weekly newsletter.





Privacy Policy | Advertise | Affiliate Program | Contact Us
Copyright 1998 - 2014, Creative Homemaking, LLC.