Your showerhead is one of the stuff in your bathroom that needs routine cleaning. Even though the showerhead doesn't contact too much with water, but cleaning the showerhead will help it to function at maximum capacity.
Therefore you should clean your showerhead regularly. Below is the tutorial about how to clean a showerhead. But beforehand, prepare the materials including:
Step 1. Start by identifying your shower head whether it seems plugged or not.
Step 2. Fill the plastic bag with white vinegar about half of the plastic bag.
Step 3. Then, place the bag over the showerhead until the entire fixture is soaked in the vinegar. You can adjust the level of vinegar if necessary.
Step 4. Tighten the bag with twist ties wrapped around the shower head's neck. Make sure the shower bag is secure.
Step 5. Allow the showerhead to soak for several hours. If it too dirty, you may leave it longer, about one night. But if there is brass, gold, or nickel-coated shower head, remove it from vinegar after 30 minutes.
Step 6. Next, remove the bag from the showerhead and run hot water to the showerhead to flush out to avoid remaining mineral vinegar stuck inside the showerhead. You can also scrub it with a brush.
Step 7. Finally, dry the showerhead with a soft cloth.
How to Clean a Shower Head with Baking Soda
You know that baking soda as powdery stuff used for baking can also be used to clean the showerhead. Besides using vinegar, baking soda is an effective cleaning product to make your shower head look like a new one. Follow these tutorials on how to clean a shower head with baking soda.
Step 1. Begin with making a reaction of baking soda and white vinegar. Combine these two cleaning products until it starts to bubble
Step 2. Place the mixture in a plastic bag and fully immersed your shower head in the bag. You can use a rubber band on the neck of the showerhead to tighten the bag.
Step 3. Next, let your showerhead soaked in the liquids for half an hour or overnight.
Step 4. When you wake up and ready to shower, remove the plastic bag and run hot water to rinse the showerhead.