How to Maintain Pewter Picture Frames--Posted 11/8/08
|Wondering what kind of ongoing maintenance you will face when purchasing a picture frame or photo album made out of pewter? Well, there's good news because itís very simple.|
All you need is a soft cloth and a little metal polish easily found at grocery stores. Follow the directions on the container, but they basically consist of applying a little of the polish, then wiping it all off with the cloth!
Pewter objects are made with either a brushed or a shiny finish and the surface keeps it warm look indefinitely. You need not fear tarnish as you would with sterling silver or even silverplate. So, buying a pewter picture frame or photo album is not going to obligate you to additional house cleaning. Instead you are likely to get by with an occasional dusting for many years.