How do I refinish or paint brass?

Answer As a combination of the metals zinc and copper, brass has useful properties. You can use brass in appliances since it contains copper, a key conductor of electricity. Brass has a gold-like appearan... Read More »

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How to Refinish Brass?

As brass ages, the gold-like color that it once had begins to deteriorate. Replacing your brass can be expensive. To circumvent that problem, you can refinish the brass and make it look like new ag... Read More »

How do I refinish brass hardware?

Unscrew hardware with a flat-head screwdriver. Dip hardware in an environmentally safe paint stripper. Rub off acrylic coating and dirt with a fine-grit steel wool pad. Buff the hardware with a hig... Read More »

How do i refinish antique brass beds?

Remove the original protective coating. Apply paint stripper to the brass and allow to penetrate according to the directions before using extra fine steel wool to remove any protective acrylic coat... Read More »

Can you paint a brass bed?

On One Hand: Spray PaintYou can use spray paint to paint a brass bed. Other types of liquid paint will not give an even finish. You must thoroughly clean the brass bed with a mild detergent and san... Read More »