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Dallas-Fort Worth, NorthCentral Texas Clean and Polish Metalsas Alternatives to Chemicals Information and Recipes forCleaning Our Homes

Metal polishesare actually quite easy to make, although some require elbow grease to use.

The otheralternative is to carefully choose some metal objects to

  • Recycle.
  • Sell for scrap metal.  
  • Allow to tarnish as a natural happening.

Recipes for Metal Cleaners and Polishes

Brass  
Chrome  
Copper  
Silver  

Brass Polish

Mix together

  • 2 T salt
  • 2 T flour
  • A small amount of vinegar.

Chrome Polish

Clean withrubbing alcohol with hot water.

OR

Rub with whiteflour in a damp rag.

Copper Polish

Make a dampmixture of fine table salt, vinegar, and lemon juice.

Rub copper with this mixture.

Tarnished copper is quite attractive to manypeople.  

Silver

Silver Polish #1

Mix together:

  • 1 quart warm water
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 small piece of aluminum foil

Soak silver in mixture.

SilverPolish #2

Rub toothpasteon silver, then allow to dry before rinsing off with warm water..

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Note: Before using these green cleansers,try them in an unobtrusive place to make certain they do no damage.

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