Don't let the fear of tarnish stop you from buying a gorgeous copper kettle. To keep metals shiny and new looking, use some old fashioned cleaning methods. Take this quiz to see how sparkling your knowledge of cleaning metal is.
What do most people think about cleaning metal?
easy to clean
hard to clean
What salad dressing ingredient may be used to clean copper-bottomed pans?
To clean copper-bottomed pans, what do you use with the vinegar?
If the first application of vinegar and salt does not remove the tarnish, what should you do?
Repeat the cleaning process.
Buy a commercial copper cleaner.
Buy a new pot.
What fruit may be used to clean copper and brass items?
To clean copper and brass items, what do you use with the lemon?
What items may be made from copper and brass?
grandma's old tea kettle
When using lit candles, what may ruin the mood?
How may you remove wax drips from your silver candlesticks?
pour vinegar on wax
How may you remove stubborn wax?
use a fingernail
cover with soft cloth
What is that ugly ring around your faucet?
What juice will remove the calcium buildup from bathroom surfaces?
What other fruit product may be used to remove water stains caused by calcium?
What bathroom product may sparkle your silver?
To polish silver, what type of toothpaste should you use?
it does not matter
When do most people use their silver place settings?
What are copper pots known for?
easy to maintain
How does the cost of copper compare to other metals?