Cleaning Brass

Who Knew? sugar and lemon juice

How To Clean Brass, Copper & More: {DIY Methods}

Brass Cleaner Formula-non-toxic, no fumes mixture 2 T salt 2 T vinegar 2 C hot water Let pieces soak for 1-2 hours.MAY DAYS: How To Clean Brass Hardware

Ingredients 1/2 a lemon a teaspoon or so of baking soda a small bowl to mix your paste and some dirty brass *adjust to suit project and juiciness of lemons

Cleaning brass items. Did you know you can use ketchup to clean brass? — Clumsy Crafter

How to clean brass - solid brass AND brass plated (plus how to tell the difference).

How to Clean Brass - and how to verify that what you THINK is brass is actually brass!!!

How to clean brass the easy way - C.R.A.F.T.

How to Clean Antique Brass Drawer Pulls. Salt, vinegar, flour, a bowl, a spoon, cleaning rags.

how to clean brass with ketchup

cleaning brass - in a glass or plastic bowl (never metal) mix 2/3 cup distilled white vinegar with 2/3 cup flour. once the mixture is smooth, add 1/2 cup of salt and stir until mixed in.

Bob Vila's Tip of the Day: The first thing you need to know before polishing any brass object is whether the item is solid brass, or brass-plated steel, zinc, or cast iron. The easiest way to check is by placing a small magnet on the piece you’re not sure about. Magnets will not stick to solid brass, so if the magnet sticks, the piece is brass-plated. Plated items can be cleaned with hot soapy water, but rubbing or polishing them too aggressively can remove the brass plating.

How to clean brass naturally - Though there are chemical brass cleaners on the market, try using some of these natural ingredients to clean brass, most of which you probably already have at home. (Ketchup, mild detergent, vinegar, salt, flour, lemon juice and water.)

How To Clean Brass Using 2 Natural Kitchen Ingredients- That range hood!

How to Clean Brass with Bar Keepers Friend. Worked perfect !

How to clean brass

Cleaning Brass. Refinishing an antique front door and it has gorgeous brass fixtures. Going to try this tomorrow see how this technique works.

How to Clean Brass Door Handles - works and smells great! A huge improvement over the vinegar solution I was using before.

H Apply 2 tsp. of ketchup to a cloth, or combine 1 tsp. of salt, 1/2 cup of white vinegar and enough flour to thicken the mixture. Stir it in a bowl with a spoon. Apply the mixture to a cloth. How to Clean Brass Outdoor Lights | Remedy to Polish Brass |

Cleaning copper/brass: Mix one teaspoon salt, one tablespoon flour and enough vinegar to make a thick paste. Rub paste on surface and let dry completely. Rinse in warm soapy water, buff with clean soft cloth. [This worked like a charm on my old and very dirty vessel sink/bucket.]

Bar Keeper's Friend, makes cleaning brass amazingly easy!

Bob's Tip of the Day: You can make metal shine by treating it with a paste of salt and lemon juice. Apply to copper, brass, or steel with an old toothbrush, and you'll remove tarnish or rust in no time. It also works on food-stained plastic dishes!

Need advice on how to clean brass? Here's what I used on my vintage brass door knobs...

How to Clean Brass With Vinegar & Salt - worked great

MAY DAYS: How To Clean Brass Hardware 2T salt, 2T vinegar, 2C hot water, soak 1-2H