To Top

Blue Stains in My Toilet

Over a 10-14 day period, blue/purple stains develop in the bottom of our toilet bowl. The tank is crystal clear. They do not form in our other toilet. We have soft water. Where are the stains coming from and how can we prevent them from forming?

Michimac from Michigan

We are giving away $200 in Amazon gift cards for people who answer questions on ThriftyFun in February! Click here to find out more...

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

January 15, 20091 found this helpful

Here is a possiblity, my mother takes medicine for urinary infection and so forth, the pills, leave blue residue, so if other folks are using your toilet, then maybe. If not cleaned normally, there will be lot of blue.

Reply Was this helpful? 1
August 22, 20160 found this helpful

Same thing happening in one of our toilets (Kohler, about ten years old). Tank is clear. No blue flapper or gaskets. I thought maybe copper piping, but it's only appearing in the bowel and not in the tank. Have asked several plumbers and they have no idea. Have you discovered an answer yet?

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
In This Guide
A toilet being cleaned with blue water.
Cleaning Blue Stains in a Toilet
Home and Garden Cleaning BathroomJanuary 12, 2009
Picture of a red striped shirt in a washer.
Blue Stains Showing Up on Washed Clothing
Baby Blue Eyes (California Blue Bells)
Growing Baby Blue Eyes (California Blue Bells)
Toilet Brush Head
Toilet Brush Head Stuck in Toilet
Blue Party Punch - ingredients
Blue Ocean Water Party Punch Recipe
Summer Ideas!
Fourth of July Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/06/24 14:20:24 in 2 secs.
Loading Something Awesome!