How to Clean a Shower Door With Plastic Wrap and Vinegar

Ever wondered how to clean shower doors effectively and bid farewell to those pesky hard water stains? Well, Andrea Jean Cleaning has a brilliant idea that involves a kitchen staple – vinegar – and a humble kitchen companion – plastic wrap.

I did change her method up a bit but I am so grateful for her clever trick, it really made a difference.

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Hard water stains on glass shower door

1. Prep the Doors:

Start by giving your glass shower doors a quick rinse. This helps remove any loose debris and prepares the surface for the cleaning method.

Spray vinegar onto the glass of the door

2. Vinegar Application

Grab a bottle of vinegar – your new best friend in the world of cleaning. Generously spray the shower doors with vinegar making sure to cover the entire surface.

Best thing to clean glass shower doors

This magical elixir works wonders in breaking down hard water stains.

Cover the door in plastic wrap

3. Plastic Wrap Magic

Now, here's the trick that makes all the difference. Cover your vinegar-soaked doors with a layer of plastic wrap. This creates a seal, allowing the vinegar to work its charm without evaporating too quickly.

Let the vinegar and plastic wrap duo work their magic for at least half an hour. This gives them enough time to dissolve those stubborn hard water stains.

Remove the plastic wrap from the shower door

4. Unveil the Doors

Once the clock has ticked away, unveil your shower doors from their plastic wrap cocoon. You'll already notice a significant reduction in those stubborn stains.

Scrub with a sponge and dish soap

6. Sponge and Soap Action

Armed with a sponge and a bit of dish soap, start scrubbing down your shower doors.

For deeply rooted stains, you might need to repeat the process. However, don't worry; a little effort goes a long way.

Maintenance Tips

To keep your glass shower doors in tip-top condition, consider using this method on a monthly basis. To prevent hard water buildup, a quick wipe-down with a squeegee after each shower helps tremendously.

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For more ideas on keeping your shower spotless, check out these Shower Cleaning Hacks.

How to clean hard water stains on glass shower doors

How to Clean Hard Water Stains From Shower Doors

And there you have it – a simple yet effective way to clean shower doors with vinegar and plastic wrap. Say goodbye to hard water stains and hello to crystal-clear shower glass!

Have you tried this cleaning hack? Share your thoughts and tips in the comments below!

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