How to clean the geyser from scum

How to clean the geyser from scum

In those apartments where there is no central hot water service, it is impossible to do without geyser. The geyser can save consumers from many problems in life. However in order that the column smoothly functioned, it is necessary to clean it from scum periodically.

It is required to you

  • - rubber pear;
  • - syringe;
  • - vinegar;
  • - vacuum cleaner.


1. You learn that, according to experts, it is necessary to clean the geyser at least once a year. Also you can judge need of cleaning of column on the fact that it periodically begins to boil, and the water jet leaving pipe became much thinner. In pure, at first sight, water there is set of various elements which promote emergence of scum.

2. To clean column from the formed scum, it is necessary to disassemble the device surely. At first untwist pipes for water at the exit and entrance, further remove your column from loops and invert it upside down. Take normal rubber pear or the syringe and pour inside approximately in vinegar liter floor. After that the column has to stand several hours.

3. Install the unit into place, but meanwhile connect only those pipes on which water is pumped. Under column establish any capacity, for example, big basin. Include water which will wash up all scum and pollution from column. After from column already clear water flows, connect all other pipes.

4. Sometimes, that the blockage occurs not in column, and in blowpipe. If there is too much soot, then surely clean torch, otherwise with soot it can be hammered the vacuum cleaner collect all collected pollution and soot. After that check whether the torch well lights up and whether additional cleaning is required.

5. Perhaps, you do not wish to risk and clean column independently, being afraid to damage the unit. In that case cause on the house of the professional master from service of gas, ZhEK or from private firm. You can watch carefully its actions and remember their order next time to try to clean everything independently.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team