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Remove Rust Stains From Your Bathtub Easily

By Edited Jul 18, 2016 0 1

Bathtubs get ugly orange brown colored stains. These orange brown colored stains are rust stains. You have probably tried to scrub them away with little success and scratches left behind on the surface of your bathtub. Abrasive cleansers should never be used on bathtubs because they do leave scratches on the surface. There is also no need to use harsh chemicals. Harsh chemical cleansers are bad for the environment and bad for you. There is a very easy way to remove rust stains from bathtubs.

Things You Will Need

1 lemon, salt

Step 1

Cut a lemon in half.

Squeeze the juice of the lemon on the rust stained area or areas of your bathtub.

Pour a generous amount of salt to completely cover the rust stains.

Allow the lemon juice and salt to remain on the rust stain overnight.

In the morning use a soft bristle scrub brush to scrub the lemon and salt.

Rinse with plain water.

It really is as easy as that to remove rust stains from your bathtub. No harsh chemicals. No scratches left behind by abrasive cleansers. You just need 2 simple ingredients, which you probably already have in your kitchen. This is a simple yet very effective method of cleaning rust stains from a bathtub, not to mention the money you will save on cleaning products. This method is completely natural so there are no harmful effects on the environment. Try it, you will be very surprised on how well it works.

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Oct 5, 2009 11:25pm
We have well water with a very high iron content and get stubborn stains in the toilets and tubs--not sure if they would be considered rust but I'm I'm going to try this tomorrow! Thanks for the great tip on how to remove rust stains from your bathtub.
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