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Accelerating a Rust Patina
If you love every bit of the coppery bronze patina of weathered Corten steel planters, but could do without the time of nature to transform your Corten steel, you might want to give it a boost. This process delivers great results.Step 1: Gather ingredients:You will need the following to begin making the rusting concentrate: 16 oz. Hydrogen Peroxide 2 oz. White Vinegar 1/2 Tablespoon salt Sprayer (dedicated spray bottle or weed sprayer) Gloves Step 2: Making the rusting concentrate. With gloves on, mix the peroxide, vinegar and salt in a weed sprayer or larger spray bottle. Gently shake the mixture to mix. Your...