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Cleaning a Cloudy Hazy Mirror

I have a mirror that is about 70 years old, but in the last 6 or 7 years it has been down and sitting. I got it hung today and it's a little cloudy. I would like to know how I should clean it so that it will get the shine back. Whatever I do I want to start with the first wash. This mirror means a lot to me. My grandfather purchased it when my aunt was 8 years old, and she is now 70 years old. So, I want to start right so it will end up right.

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By D. C.

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February 10, 20120 found this helpful
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I don't believe it is the glass that is cloudy but the backing that gives a piece of glass it reflectivity. It other words the mirror may need to be re-silvered or you can replace the mirror at less cost than having it re-silvered.

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Anonymous
March 8, 20170 found this helpful

You are very correct.

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June 19, 20160 found this helpful

Use a Swiffer wet mop with a Kroger Home Sense wet mop refill. Works every time. RST Indianapolis, IN

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