How do I clean brass hinges?

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Brass door hinges are often used on wood doors and cabinets and can be both decorative and practical. There are several methods one can use to clean these hinges when they become dull and grimy. A solution of mild soap with water can be used, along with a soft cloth to gently clean the hinges. One can also use white vinegar or lemon juice mixed in water. One the hinges have been cleaned, allow them to thoroughly dry before applying brass polish.
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How to Clean Brass Hinges
Brass hinges are found on many doors, both old and new. The hinges are durable and for the most part require little to no maintenance other than an occasional lubrication when the door or cabinet begins to creak. Cleaning is a requirement every so often,... More »
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