Tag: copper care

Cleaning & maintenance | December 8, 2020

A distress call

Reader Theo had a copper emergency.

Retinning & restoration | November 30, 2020

Guest post: Removing the layers

I’d been watching this pan on eBay for over a month and what attracted me to it was the stamp — “Specialité Hotelière Journel”.

"Science" | September 8, 2019

How to tell a silver lining from tin

To my eye, a silver lining looks a lot like tin, and I thought it might be useful to be able to tell the difference.

"Science" | April 13, 2019

Funny colors

I turned this pot purple.

Stuff I use | March 20, 2019

Stuff I use: Simichrome metal polish

Simichrome makes copper look gorgeous, but it’s a task that I reserve for display copper that I don’t use very often.