A good quality espresso machine decalcifier is an important investment to make if you own an espresso maker. Over time, the tap water you use will cause lime deposits to form, as most tap water contains minerals such as calcium and magnesium that get deposited when water heats.
If left unchecked, this buildup can create a less functional espresso maker and reduced espresso quality. In the most extreme cases, the interior of your machine can corrode causing permanent damage. Avoid these unnecessary problems by regularly decalcifying your espresso machine. Read the rest of this entry