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Calcium Buildup...Solution?

Posted by stewart7795 (My Page) on
Sat, May 21, 11 at 23:12

See below, I think I have calcium beginning to build up on my glass tile. How do I remove it? If it's something other than calcium, what is it and how do I remove? Thanks in advance!


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RE: Calcium Buildup...Solution?

That looks like efflorescence.
I had the same on my waterfall after a year or so. I used a diluted solution of muriatic acid and a bristle brush and it melted right off.

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