Limescale buildup effects in plumbing
Limescale is a common issue in plumbing that occurs when hard water is left untreated. Over time, minerals in the water, such as calcium and magnesium, build up and form a tough, chalky substance called limescale. This can cause a range of problems in plumbing systems, including:
1. Reduced Water Flow: Limescale buildup can slow down the flow of water through pipes and fixtures, reducing water pressure and making it difficult to fill sinks or bathtubs quickly.
2. Corrosion: Limescale can also cause corrosion on metal pipes and fixtures, which can lead to leaks and other damage.
3. Reduced Efficiency: When limescale builds up in water heating systems like boilers and water heaters, they have to work harder to heat water, which can reduce their efficiency and increase energy costs.
4. Costly Repairs: If limescale buildup is left untreated, it can cause serious damage to plumbing systems that may require expensive repairs or replacements.
HydroFLOW is able to negate the effects of limescale buildup without the use of chemicals, salt, maintenance or changes to plumbing. It uses physics instead of harsh chemicals.