How to Clean Chrome

If you like things shiny and bright, you're probably a fan of chromium, a metal used to plate other metals, commonly known as chrome.

You will need

  • A sink or bucket
  • A bottle of dishwashing liquid
  • Warm water
  • A clean cloth
  • A few paper towels
  • And an old
  • soft toothbrush
  • A chrome or soft metal cleaner

Step 1 Make soapy water Squeeze a squirt of dishwashing liquid into a sink or bucket of warm water.

Step 2 Dip the cloth Dip the cloth in the soapy water and wash your chrome item.

Step 3 Use a toothbrush An old toothbrush will help you clean hard to reach places.

Step 4 Dry with paper towels Use paper towels to wipe the item dry.

Step 5 Use chrome cleaner If there are still stains or dirty areas, use a cleaner made for chrome or soft metals, following instructions on the packaging. Now your chrome will twinkle like new.