How to Remove a Cast Iron Tub?

Answer Cast iron bath tubs can weigh more than 300 pounds. Even if you have five friends who are Olympic weight lifters, carrying one out of your house is a very, very bad idea which will typically result... Read More »

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How do I remove paint from a cast iron tub?

Prepare the AreaPlace a plastic drop cloth in the bottom of the tub and around the outside areas, leafing only the area with the paint stain exposed. Locate all stained areas so you can clean them ... Read More »

How do I remove rust from a cast iron stove?

Pour mineral oil into a paper towel and apply the oil to the rust stains on the stove. Wait 30 minutes. Use a scrubbing brush to scrub off the rust. Apply elbow grease for the tougher stains. Dampe... Read More »

How do I remove rust from a cast iron fence?

Use Mineral SpiritsPour a small amount of mineral spirits on an old rag, and wipe onto the rust in the cast iron fence. Allow the mineral spirits to soak into the rust for 10 minutes to loosen it f... Read More »