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    What is the best way to remove limescale from a toilet bowl?


    Currently there is a build up of limescale in the toilet bowl, where it isn’t getting flushed away.
    I have tried some standard limescale removing products, but don’t seem to have any long-lasting effects on the bowl.
    Is there any sure-fire options to clear away the limescale?
    Ideally, something with industrial strength to make sure that it will be cleared.
    Any other suggestions are also welcome if you’ve some success with other methods!

    Asked by Akinfolayan on 6th Aug 2019
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    C.M cleaning

    "I personally come across some stubborn limescale that doesn’t shift with ‘viakal’ type products.
    White vinegar is roughly £1, it’s the complete opposite compound to limescale and therefore eliminates it. If you have access to your toilet system, flush the toilet, hold the ball float up to fool the toilet and no water will go into the bowl, this may only be a useful tip if your toilet has a ball stop. It just avoid watering down products to get the most out of them.

    Also try a steamer or a sharp one sided blade - regular use of a home limescale removed instead of bleach will prevent in the future.

    C.M Cleaning"

    Answered on 6th Aug 2019 - Member since Jul 2019 - report
    Cleanhome York

    "I use Domestos Zero Limescale remover on a regular basis. I put my gloves on, squirt generously around the underneath of the rim, leave for 30 minutes and use a brush if there are any stubborn areas but this is very rare, as I clean the bowl weekly. Then rinse by flushing the toilet a couple of times.
    If there is a build-up you may have to do this 2 or 3 times a week to see a result.
    I also use Harpic Bleach Toiler blocks in the toilet water tank.
    Frequent cleaning is the best answer I can give you.
    Hope this helps you.
    S.B Cleanhome York"

    Answered on 6th Aug 2019 - Member since Apr 2019 - report

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