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    The soft, antique look of dull brass is a popular fitting in many households. Dull brass handles and pulls complement a variety of decors and finishes, although it can take years of normal wear to achieve that dull brass finish. Fortunately, you can speed up the dulling process in brass pulls with j...

    How to Dull Brass Pulls

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    • Bonita Griser

      Clean Antique Brass Drawer Pulls: Mix 1/2 cup salt and 1/4 cup vinegar in a bowl + Stir in flour until a thick paste forms + Let the paste sit on the brass drawer pulls for 10 minutes + Rinse the cleaning rag with warm water, wring it out, and wipe the paste off of the brass + Dry the brass pulls with a clean cloth.

    • Erica Kimble

      Antique brass drawer pulls are found on many older furniture pieces. While brass is durable, its appearance can diminish as body oils, dirt and grime accumulate on the pulls. It is important to clean the pulls with products that will remove this buildup while not damaging the surrounding surface of the furniture. Spray-on cleaning products tend to...

    • Amy@Home Sweet Thrifty Home

      1 tsp salt, 1/2 c white vinegar, add flour until a paste. Rub thin coat on item, let sit for 10 minutes. Wipe with damp cloth and then a dry cloth to buff to a shine. Home Remedy for Cleaning Brass Plated Hardware thumbnail

    • Daphodil Handmade

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


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    • Belinda Lansford

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    • Stephanie

      eHow, how to clean brass drawer pulls.

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