How to Remove Water Stains

Get rid of rust, lime, scum and stains on bathroom fixtures.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Bucket
  • Safety glasses
  • Plunger

Rubber gloves Nylon scrubber brush Grout brush Soft rag

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Glass cleaner
  • Toilet bowl cleaner
  • all-purpose soap scum/mildew/lime deposit cleaner
  • Cleaner with hydrochloric acid
  • Toilet brush
  • Squeegee