Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Cleaning Tip!

In Kitchen > Enamelware > Show & Tell.
Enamelware15 of 42What is it??Brass & Enamel Coffe, Tea, Sugar Canisters
18
Love it
0
Like it

bratjddbratjdd loves this.
aghcollectaghcollect loves this.
SEAN68SEAN68 loves this.
gargoylecollectorgargoylecollector loves this.
inkyinky loves this.
peteypetey loves this.
toracattoracat loves this.
HunterHunter loves this.
SpunkysMomSpunkysMom loves this.
BudekBudek loves this.
nldionnenldionne loves this.
mikelv85mikelv85 loves this.
Agram.mAgram.m loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
undrealundreal loves this.
AmberRoseAmberRose loves this.
Moonstonelover21Moonstonelover21 loves this.
See 16 more
Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.


Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate



Posted 10 months ago

Email

AmberRose
(326 items)

As some of you may know, I like to pick up, when they rarely show up, old MCM enamels. Catherine Holm especially. Most of these were work a day cooking pots, and it shows. I have been looking around for a good cleaning tip, and I think I found one. Lemon juice and baking soda.
Just mix them into a paste, layer it on, let it sit for a while, then scrub with an old tooth brush. Watch out it foams!
The first picture is of the inside after I had soaked and scrubbed this CH with cleaner, bleach and a few other things. Add mixture...note foam...scrubbed with brush and voila! Not perfect but much much better.

If you got a good tip on cleaning just about anything...Share!

Comments

  1. AmberRose AmberRose, 10 months ago
    Tony you are so fast! Thanks!
  2. bratjdd bratjdd, 10 months ago
    Thanks for the Tip!!! :)
  3. AmberRose AmberRose, 10 months ago
    I have not heard that about the lemon. I have not noticed a fade effect. I am using the concoction to clean off the harden goo, and clean up the grey scuff marks.
    I do know this about dish detergents. I have seen many a ruin treasure due to this effect.
  4. SEAN68 SEAN68, 10 months ago
    stunning ,love the cleaning tip and the ch:)
  5. gargoylecollector gargoylecollector, 10 months ago
    OK ,CW we need restoration tips some where on here, we've got 2 good ones now!!!!!
  6. AmberRose AmberRose, 10 months ago
    Hear hear!
  7. SEAN68 SEAN68, 10 months ago
    yes we do Thanks to you 2 amber and gargoyle with your stunning talents:)
  8. AmberRose AmberRose, 10 months ago
    Sean, can you talk to Hunter? He listens to you :))
  9. SEAN68 SEAN68, 10 months ago
    LOL!!!! yes amber I will talk to him!!!
  10. AmberRose AmberRose, 10 months ago
    Big kiss!
  11. SEAN68 SEAN68, 10 months ago
    big kiss to you as well:)

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.