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Correcting Hard Water Damage To Bathroom Fixtures In WaukeshaWI

Hard Water | Bathroom Fixtures |Waukesha WI | Schoenwalder Plumbing

Hard water can destroy the aesthetics of your bathroom fixtures and their function

Hard water deposits on bathroom fixtures such as showers, faucet heads and bathtubs are ugly to look at and can cause problems in plumbing. No one likes hard crusty formations from hard water.

Soluble minerals in water are responsible for the crusty formations. Most water treatment plants run by cities remove the majority of minerals from water. Unfortunately, they do not remove all of the minerals from water. Because of that, all of the water fixtures in your home will likely get deposits over time. And, fixtures exposed to the highest amount of use, such as bathroom fixtures, can be ruined. Additionally, over time, even the rest of your plumbing is at risk and can eventually grow into a general plumbing problem. Continue reading