Mary B
Mary B
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  • Excelsior, MN

Get Rid of the Lime Scale Ring in the Toilet Bowl

$5.00
30 Minutes
Easy

With just a couple of simple ingredients and a little elbow grease, you can remove the unsightly black ring of lime scale that forms in your toilet bowl. This really works! All you need to do is pour some borax and vinegar into the water in the bowl. Let it sit for a while and then use your muscles and some sandpaper to remove it! No more ugly ring! Just a bright shiny toilet bowl! Use a foam sanding
Does Your Toilet Bowl Look Like This?
Does Your Toilet Bowl Look Like This?
Over time...lime scale build up looks like this!B
You will need some Borax
You will need some Borax
You can buy Borax in the laundry aisle at the grocery store.
You will need some vinegar
You will need some vinegar
Vinegar is a wonderful staple for many cleaning jobs.
This foam sanding tool is fine grit
This foam sanding tool is fine grit
Sanding blocks are a great tool to have for lots of jobs!
get rid of the lime scale ring in the toilet bowl, bathroom ideas, cleaning tips
Success! No more ugly ring!
Mary B

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  • Shirley Hollingsworth
    on Jan 10, 2018

    Thank you. I will try this.

  • Joan Carol Robertson
    on Mar 31, 2018







    Please don’t use a sandpaper scrub...it will scratch the finish off of the bowl, and leave a dark spot that can never be fixed...plain ole bleach and brush cleans the bowl rings for me.

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