How to Remove Homemade Calcium Deposits

Hard water in your home can easily cause a buildup of calcium deposits.

Remove Calcium Deposits

In order to get the best cleaning solution to remove the deposits, simply look through your kitchen cabinets. The only thing you may need to buy is a simple calcium deposit remover. Also, to prevent any future calcium deposits form building up, look to have your water softened.

Mix a small amount of vinegar and water, then rub the calcium deposit surface in a circular motion with your rag. Add a touch of lemon to the solution for a clean scent.

Leave a vinegar/water soaked rag on the deposit overnight.

Remove the rag in the morning, and wipe the area down with warm water.

Spray calcium deposit removing solution on the spots and rub with a dry cloth.

Things You Will Need

  • Vinegar
  • Lemon
  • Water
  • 2 dry rags/cloths
  • Calcium deposit solution

About the Author

Joshua Bailey resides in Pennsylvania and has been a professional writer since 2007. His writing focuses on topics in film, entertainment, music and religion. Bailey has been published on eHow and has written numerous articles for three universities. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in business and creative writing from Moravian College.