How To Strip Paint From Metal Doors

Removing paint from a metal door.

Metal doors have become increasingly popular in recent years due to their aesthetic value, durability, and an increased sense of security. However, a need to repaint these doors or just removing some paint stains can be overwhelming if you aren’t … |READ MORE|

How to Prevent Rusting

How to prevent rusting.

That orange-brown discoloration that appears on metals (particularly iron and steel) is both destructive and unsightly. The rusting process starts slowly, but as soon as it spreads, it can weaken objects and structures and compromise functionality. That’s why it’s better … |READ MORE|

Does Silver Rust or Tarnish?

Jewelry made of silver.

Even the brightest silver will change with time, losing its brilliant gleam as it turns to an almost solid black. Some people take this transformation as the rusting of silver, but that isn’t the case. Silver doesn’t rust, it tarnishes. … |READ MORE|

Does Zinc Rust or Corrode?

Zinc galvanized bike racks.

Zinc is a metal. That means it must rust, right? Zinc doesn’t rust, but it does corrode. Rust only occurs in metals that have iron in them, whereas corrosion can occur in many types of metal. Corrosion occurs when metal … |READ MORE|

What Metal Does Not Rust?

Stainless steel chain.

The last thing many people want on their metal surfaces is a stubborn build-up of rust. Rust can form on metal if it contains certain elements, like iron, that allow it to corrode and rust quickly. Thankfully, there are metals … |READ MORE|