Do the faucets in your home look embarrassing because there is always a white substance present no matter how thoroughly they are cleaned? If you avoid drinking water from the faucets because the white substance is concerning, the water should be safe to consume. What you are seeing on your faucets is called limescale, and it is the result of you having hard water in your home. Whether water is hard or soft, it is usually safe to consume, but hard water can cause preventable problems.
5 January 2023