What are Hard Water Stains on glass?
Hard water contains minerals like calcium and magnesium, which leaves behind stains on glass. The tricky part is that these minerals manage can be difficult to remove turning getting rid of the stains into a challenge.
Tips on How to Remove these Hard Water Stains;
- White vinegar is a homemade remedy to get rid of water stains – it helps loosen the mineral deposits from the glass. You can even mix in some lemon juice, and then spray the solution on the glass.
- Alternatively, use white vinegar mixed with ½ of baking soda, and apply this paste to the stained area of the glass, rinsing it off after a couple of minutes.
- Using a good dish washing soap can help to make sure that your glassware is clean and bright. Follow the directions on the label, and make sure to rinse your glasses before drying them.
- A surprising way to tackle these water stains is to grab an old black and white newspaper as the newsprint can reduce the minerals making it possible to simply scrub the stains away. You can either use the newspaper in its dry state and wipe the glass with it or soak the newspaper sheet in water before rubbing the glass.