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Old 09-14-2014, 05:35 PM   #1
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Hard water stains?

How do you guys clean your tank of hard water stains?

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Old 09-14-2014, 07:11 PM   #2
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I was told lemon juice....?

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Old 09-14-2014, 07:21 PM   #3
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White Vinegar or lemon juice can work and a non metalic scouring sponge.. However often with hard water stains the glass becomes etched. Once that happens nothing will clean it.

My shower had a similar problem, the glass needed to be replaced, to look crystal clear again.

Google hard water stain removal. There are a plethora of articles out there.

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Would that be safe for the fish?
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Lemon juice is safe for fish, you just have to rinse very well to not raise acidity(when the tank is empty of course)

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Old 09-15-2014, 08:37 AM   #6
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I use white vinigar! I have so far, not encountered any hard water stains that will not come off with vinigar. Sometimes I hve to let it soak overnight though


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