Brass and Copper Cleaner

READY IN: 1min
Recipe by Audrey M

One way to get shiny results without the chemicals.

Top Review by Charishma_Ramchanda

Thank you very much for posting this amazing homemade copper and brass cleaner! I used it this afternoon on my copper pot that hasn't been cleant in 4 years. Now, after using this cleaner on it, my pot is the cleanest thing you'll see in my house:-)) I used about 12-15 tbsps. of white vinegar, 6 tbsps. of all purpose flour and 6 tbsps. of table salt. Works like a charm! Also, like the other reviewer has said, this is cheap(economical), all the ingredients are so easily available at the supermarket, there is no need to use gloves(infact, I used my fingers to scrub this cleaner on the pot- but be careful if you have an open cut then it'll burn because of the white vinegar)and it was ready in no time! I am in love with this recipe;-) Thanks again! You have made 4 people in this household impressed and happy with this quick & easy to fix cleaner!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Start with a paste of equal parts salt and flour with a few tablespoons of white vinegar.
  2. Apply to your favorite brass candlesticks or copper bowl with a soft cloth and rub.
  3. Rinse with water and dry.

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