Hard Water Stains on Granite

How do I remove hard water white buildup on granite and faucets?

By Deb from Pleasanton, CA

March 8, 20110 found this helpful

Vinegar or CLR.

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Take a couple of layers of paper towels (plain white because sometimes the dyes can bleed) & lay it onto the water stains. Douse it with white vinegar & let it sit for about 20 or 30 minutes, making sure it doesn't dry out. You can lightly scrub any remaining stains with a soft scrubber. Should be good as new! This has always worked for me, without the risk of using anything too strong.

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March 6, 2011 Flag
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How do you get hard water stains off of granite?

Maureen from NJ


Hard Water Stains on Granite

I use a product made for polishing Corian and granite counter tops. It's made by Heidman. I'm not sure of the spelling, but WalMart carries it. It's in a gray bottle on the cleaning products aisle. Good luck! (03/06/2009)


By mistysmom

Hard Water Stains on Granite

Mine was cleaned off with a low-angle razor blade. (03/13/2009)

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