It is true that hard water can make some household chores more difficult. You may experience some of the following side effects in your home. There are no safety issues related to any of these, but they can be bothersome.
- Spots on glasses and clear surfaces such as shower doors
- Mineral deposit build up on water-using appliances such as ice makers
- Discoloration on bathroom fixtures and toilet bowl rings
- Film in bathtubs and sinks
The How To Clean Stuff website has many suggestions for managing hard water cleaning challenges. Check the Kitchen and Bath section. For more information please contact the Public Works Department at 425-831-4919.