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Clogged with mineral residue

Normal monthly cleaning will no longer clean my showerhead. The water comes out of two of the choices of my Flipside. What can I use that won't harm it?

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Water borne calcium is most likely your culprit , im afraid that soap isn't gonna help you much on dissolving this and nitric acid will hurt the chrome and your skin/bones (nitric acid dissolves calcium) , replacement is best here , of course the best way is to prevent the minerals from ever getting to your shower in the first place by installing a water filter/softener combo on your main water line , it will help you save on soap too as less soap will be required to get same level of cleaning , ck your local yellow pages for a softener dealer in your area , most will come and test your homes water for free to determine your filtering needs

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