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How to remove scale or limestone from your coffee maker

How to remove scale or limestone from your coffee maker

Your coffee maker is clogged by scale or or limestone and begins to show some weakness signs. It's time to clean it correctly. For that, follow these steps.


1. Fill your tank with white white vinegar


White vinegar is the best product to descale a coffee maker, moreover it's cheap. You can put pure vinegar or dilute it at 50% with cold water.

 

2. Let vinegar into the tank for about 5 minutes.


3. Run your coffee maker


Run your coffee maker until half of tank is empty. Wait for 5-10 minutes then empty the rest.

4. Do the same with pure water


Put normal water into the tank and do exactly the same than with vinegar. So, run your coffee maker until half tank then wait 5-10 minutes, then let the rest of water go. You can do this operation twice to be sure all vinegar went out.