If poured into iron instead of distilled normal water, it appears the scum. Gradually it blocks the outlet openings for steam, and this function stops working. To remove limescale inside the iron, you can literally in 10 minutes with citric acid.
What you’ll need:
- citric acid;
- warm water;
- a sponge or cloth.
Purification process of iron from scale
In 300 ml of warm water dissolve a tablespoon of citric acid.
The liquid is poured into the iron, and it is set for heating.
After a set operating temperature, you need to wait a few minutes, and pressing the release a pair of blow holes.
If heavily soiled with limescale you may need to use up all the filling, while the iron will not work as it should. Cleaning is better to do outside or in the bathroom, as the pair will be a lot.
The acid will soften and partially dissolve the scum. The dirt will emerge from the iron side of the sole.
While the scale hot, it should be wiped with a cloth.
After this treatment, the iron will operate in the mode pair is like new.