social

Scratches on a Porcelain Sink

February 22, 2010

Closeup of porcelain sink with running water.I used an abrasive pad on my porcelain kitchen sink. Big mistake. Now I have scratches and big discolorations. What can I do? My husband will kill me.

Advertisement

By w gaffney from Westboro, MA

Answers

February 25, 20100 found this helpful
Best Answer

They make a product that refinishes tubs, should buffing out not work you might try that. They sell it at home depot and Lowes but I would take myself down to a local hardware store and see what they tell you to do. I have also heard that taking enamel paint and carefully painting the scratch little by little will cover it and make it invisible. But I would ask at the local hardware store, and look at the tub repainting stuff.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
February 27, 20100 found this helpful
Best Answer

Barkeeper's Friend (cleanser) you can buy at WalMart

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Answer this Question

2 More Questions

Ask a QuestionHere are the questions asked by community members. Read on to see the answers provided by the ThriftyFun community or ask a new question.

May 22, 2015

I use the Mr. Clean Magic Eraser with Comet which helps, but you really have to scrub. Think I will try that Bartender's Secret.


Answers


Gold Post Medal for All Time! 677 Posts
November 22, 20170 found this helpful
Best Answer

You may find that the scratches are permanent and the sink will always look dirty. When you replace your sink make sure you never use anything that can scratch. I use liquid dishwashing detergent on my porcelain sinks.

Advertisement

They look as good as they did when I bought them over a decade ago. I got this tip from an old Heloise column.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Answer this Question

Archives

ThriftyFun is one of the longest running frugal living communities on the Internet. These are archives of older discussions.

December 22, 2009

How do I remove the scratches/stains left in my sink from metal pans scraping against the sink surface? It's a porcelain sink.

Comment Was this helpful? Yes
Read More...
In This Page
Categories
Home and Garden Repair Home KitchenFebruary 12, 2018
Pages
More
🍂
Thanksgiving Ideas!
🎃
Halloween Ideas!
🎂
Birthday Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Instagram
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCoronavirusCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Published by ThriftyFun.
Desktop Page | View Mobile
Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Generated 2021-10-18 16:15:00 in 2 secs. ⛅️️
© 1997-2021 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
https://www.thriftyfun.com/Scratches-on-a-Porcelain-Sink-2.html