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Old 02-24-2012, 03:35 PM  
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Muriatic acid and safety gear plus a little elbow grease will knock those stains back to white. If the thought of using acid scares you (it shouldn't; just be smart about it) you can use a toilet duck type cleanser. These have a diluted form of the same thing in there make up and that's what keeps your toilet white. I personally have reclaimed a fiberglas tub enclosure from hard water stains as orange as a pumpkin to showroom white with nothing more than a cloth, acid, and a respirator. Total time was maybe 10 minutes.



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Old 03-27-2012, 02:58 PM  
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I've always used the scrubbing bubbles, they work so well!



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Old 03-29-2012, 09:43 PM  
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you can try baking soda too

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Old 03-31-2012, 10:13 AM  
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Look up homemade cleaners using vinegar...you would be so surprised how good it can work
I've used vinegar before and it worked well with removing stains
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Old 04-04-2012, 01:47 PM  
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I think painting over or using comet mixed with baking soda would be the best. Honestly, it just might take a ton of elbow grease and labor. You can do it in sections to make it easier, if you go with painting it-be sure to talk to a specialist at home depot or something to see what kind would be the best. Good LUck.

ps. post pictures!

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Look up homemade cleaners using vinegar...you would be so surprised how good it can work
I definitely agree! Make a paste out of vinegar and baking soda and use with scouring pad, leave for 15 minutes. Rinse it with 1 part vinegar and water. You'll be surprised at the result.
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Dust borax all over. Spray white vinegar, leave for 15-30 minutes and scrub, scrub, scrub!

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The Works toilet bowl cleaner worked on both the toilet and the 50 year old tub in this house. They were nasty with rust and lime. I squirted some of The Works directly on the stains, let it sit and bubble a few minutes then rinsed. It took about 4 applications to get the tub a bright, shiny white. Looks almost new.

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Vinegar solution is the best remedy for cleaning stains.....



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