When there is a problem with water, some kind of dirt or dust in it, it results in it causes blockages. When it blocks, the solution is to unblock/clean it. So there is a way to clean the showerhead using vinegar.
How to clean a showerhead with vinegar
There are some steps to follow to resolve your problem:
Remove the showerhead
First of all, remove the showerhead from the wall. Enroll the showerhead on the side that you know it opens or open it with a wrench (a wrench is a tool used to open the tightened things).
When it opens, remove it by twisting or enrolling counterclockwise.
Put showerhead in the bag
Now it is removed, it’s time to put the showerhead in the bag which has vinegar in it. Fill the bag enough as it is completely dipped in it.
And let if for a time which is half an hour, maybe an hour or most. But mostly, in just half an hour, we left the things in the vinegar.
Tie the bag with clips or other tighten things
Now it’s time to tie the bag and soak it for a time you know that is enough to mold the dirt. After some time, you should untie the bag and remove the showerhead from it.
Rinse the showerhead
Now it’s time to rinse it with water. You should see that the extra material is poured out; if not, you should try to remove it by using material that is useful to remove the extra everything.
Remove the dust or extra items using an old toothbrush
Now the showerhead is rinsed with water. Now clean it deeply with a toothbrush or other things that are used to remove the dirt from it and pour the hot water until the material is not fully finished from this.
Clean with a piece of cloth
After the above-all process, clean or dry the head with a piece of cloth until it is completely cleaned. Your showerhead is now beautiful again, as it was new.
Reassemble or Reinstall the Showerhead
To reassemble or reinstall, first of all, wrap the tape or thread on the shower arm for good sealing. Now reassemble it using a wrench. Now you can clean your hands with a piece of paper or towel.
How often should you replace your shower head?
The shower head has not been used for a long time same. People should need to change the shower head after some time period which may be 8 to 10 months.
Can a dirty shower head make you sick?
It May or may not be because some bacteria or dust may not make you sick or is dangerous for your health. And some are of that type and may cause infections but are mostly harmless. Some may damage your skin, like infection or allergy, but some may not.
How much vinegar do you use to clean a shower head?
Half the quantity of vinegar is used to clean the showerhead. Fill the bag, one part with vinegar and one with water. Mix them well until mixed deeply.