That spray and drip would rust your light fixture. I collect teapots, and also have a cat. It used to belong to my grandmother and had went through a house fire. Your email address will not be published. Zit disappears overnight. For best results and to make work easier, dust before washing. A chandelier can make an excellent focal point of any room. Unless you’re chandeliers are where the windows or doors are open all the time, or close to the stove ONCE a year if you want, but a good cleaning should last two or more years. Not gucky. I did exactly you said . Cleaning with Crystals On Turn the light off and let the bulbs cool. Dust is teeny. Of course I don’t count my chandelier earrings, but it might do the trick there too. If your chandelier is *really* dirty and greasy you'll have to clean it by hand first using a microfibre cloth and soap and water (or Windex). Bought this house & it has a nice chandelier (don’t mind it all, I feel like a high class lady), but it has plastic amber hanging thingies. You’ve reminded me I need to do my chandelier. Once mixed, use a small cloth to begin giving each piece of the chandelier a good thorough clean to remove any stagnant dust or tough stains. Turn on your blow dryer and climb your step ladder.3. Then you can maintain your chandelier with this spray on, drip off cleaner. There is always a home made version of stuff out there like that famous toilet spray so your poop smells pretty. Trying to find some travel supplies I think I inhaled about a quart of ancient dust…….and found an old hat. I will google it and see if I find something similar to what you’ve described. (I recently turned 64 years old!) Karen Bertelsen. Carolinas’ Top Rated Local® Lighting Showroom. You just lost your internet license my friend. See? We used to purchase it at the hardware store. Now I am thinking about what I will use if that one fails. Back in the olden days, when I was a college freshwoman living in the dorm, I felt the need to have pierced ears. :-), Genius! A 32 ounce bottle will last for several chandelier cleanings. I’d say maybe 3 or 4 times a year. Smile. The one difference I noticed is that the Sparkle Plenty seemed to have something in it to make it a tiny bit thicker. It would not surprise me if he was a fan of Karen. Sorry. (I already like you a lot, so there’s that). Great post as always, though I agree with Robert. These are great when it comes to getting gunk off of your stove top or soaking up some spilled milk, but these are terrible for cleaning your shiny light fixtures. These amazing crystal light fixtures have long been associated with wealth and the upper class. I was hoping to see is that really worked! That’s just the way it is and you’re going to have to suck it up, but I’m sure you can because you’re tough, you’re resilient, you’re part of the super-cool chandelier cleaning gang. But I usually save empty bottles from whatever that comes in a spray bottle, like Windex etc. Notify me via e-mail if anyone answers my comment. How to date oneself. I had my own experience with Windex yesterday, but not so good one. With a smooth, clean finish, the chrome chandelier brings an easy elegance into your home. By the end my neck, shoulders and arms are seized, but I can’t stop looking up because it’s so beautiful. The dirt and grime just doesn’t drip off sparkling clean, Karen, your posts are always so apropos! Home » Tips » Spray On Crystal Chandelier Cleaner. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/This_Old_House. Where do you get a bottle like that, that you can attach to a hose? Robert = Bob? And I trust this will also clean the grease and gunk off of my milkglass kitchen globes without having to stand on a ladder to unscrew all six of them…. And that window cleaner that you attach to your hose so you don’t need to go up a ladder for top windows, made it. Something that made it almost a bit glycerin-like, but I don’t think it actually contains glycerin. You beat me to it; I was going to say that! The light is so much brighter now … and so glittery. My favorite color is blue. BRILLIANTÉ Crystal Chandelier Cleaner Manual Sprayer 32oz Environmentally Safe, Ammonia-Free, Drip-Dry Formula, Made in USA (1) 4.3 out of 5 stars 768 $21.25 $ 21 . I think he might BE Bob Villa! If your chandelier is *really* dirty and greasy you'll have to clean it by hand first using a microfibre cloth and soap and water (or Windex). Thanks for the tip. And the ADDED bonus to cleaning your chandelier with either of these? P.s. I just bought an antique chandelier… And I am so looking forward to hanging it. Made that for Christmas gifts. (Now all I need is a chandelier…I love yours!). Spray On Crystal Chandelier Cleaner. (DIY it). Hmmm… I wonder if that would work on other glass things, like this tricky window with bird poo on it? }} } );jQuery(document).bind('gform_post_conditional_logic', function(event, formId, fields, isInit){} ); jQuery(document).ready(function(){jQuery(document).trigger('gform_post_render', [8, 1]) } ); ©2020 Charleston Lighting and Interiors | Do not copy. I loooove that sparkle plenty actually works- when a product does what it says it will, I’m usually happy to buy it but I just can’t resist a DIY sub. I should read the label…. It didn’t drip off quite as quickly as my homemade chandelier cleaner. I can’t believe that is somebody reading Karen’s blog who doesn’t know who Bob Vila is. A crystal chandelier loses a bit of its charm when it’s covered in grease and cat hair unless you’re one of those avant garde types. (DIY it). I wasn’t looking forward to polishing my new, old knobs, so I will try this before I waste my elbow grease on them. Every chandelier is cleaned in the most thorough, detailed and meticulous manner, thus the luster will last for months. If this works I will love you forever. but it is still ongoing in its umpteenth iteration! You all crack me up!! love that you call it your dog’s “nose art”! Is it worth it? Sitting in a chair at the mall, while the most qualified of all medical professionals, a teenage girl working in a junk jewellery store, wipes your earlobes with a cotton ball soaked in rubbing alcohol before piercing your lobes with a rusty old hole punch she grabbed from her pencil case. Add 2 Tbs Prell shampoo and 16oz Isopropyl Alcohol. Ok, Ok, I have isopropyl alcohol that is 70% or 99%, do you have a preference? A big bonus with ammonia is that it also shines most metals. Our mid-century modern home came with a fabulous chandelier that was coated in 50 years of nicotine. This DIY version will cost $1.85 for the same amount. When you clean these while leaving them attached to the chandelier, you run the risk of pendants or individual crystals falling unintentionally. Old Windex no good? I needed to find a spray bottle (to spray a plant). Table of Contents:How to Clean a Chandelier (Dry Method)How to Clean a Chandelier (Wet Method)How to Clean a Chandelier Piece by PieceAdditional Tips and Advice advertisement Chandeliers are known for being beautiful and intricate, and those very qualities make the task of cleaning one seem less than desirable. Our chandelier looks better than the motorcycle! Chrome chandeliers are particularly well-suited to kitchens and bathrooms and other spaces where a clean, unfussy look is preferred. To clean a chandelier with the glass or crystal on, prepare a cleaning solution of one part isopropyl alcohol to four parts distilled water in a spray bottle. Thanks Karen! Step 2 Combine 1 cup of warm water and 1 cup of vinegar in another spray bottle. This was before shopping mall piercing was available, so being a wannabe DIYer, I searched my room for tools. Sparkle Plenty smelled like Windex so that’s where my research started; figuring out what Windex is made of. Cannot recall any ratio. I cleaned my small chandelier in the past with just water and a few drops of Dawn and let it drip dry. Kristin, Your email address will not be published. I find a couple drops of laundry bluing added to it made the glass shine and with no spots. But as with the chandelier you’re gonna have to suck it up and clean them by hand one more time before you start using chandelier cleaner if you’ve got an abundance of grease and gunk, lol. Will it damage it or change the color? I used alcohol for the needle. thanks for that memory! This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. The favoured colour among the majority of women in the world is not pink or purple or polkadotsparkle. I knew the chandelier was dirty, but I had no idea what we were missing out on. The results were exactly the same as far as I could tell. I’m an ammonia fan and I use it to clean just about any filmy/greasy formerly shiny thing. There is a twist in your brain that is joyfully funny. As a side note, while I was waiting for the chandelier to drip itself clean, I also decided I should clean the little crystals hanging off … Well done sticky fingers!! I have a hunch it would be fine but I’d just do a test with one crystal. Then one earhole grew back in, and my mom repoked it with a large darning needle!!! Combine 2 cups of warm water, 1/2 cup of rubbing alcohol and 2 tbsp. Wish I could put your cleaner to use maybe I’ll find something else it works for. Chandelier Cleaner-91320 - The Home Depot There is an even better link – I dare you to click it! But I did pierce each lobe, it was my last DIY project ! CLEANING TIPS: HOW TO DE-GROSS YOUR CUTTING BOARD. Such a simple fix…now if I only had a chandie or two. Alcumus is a leading third-party accreditation body, which is highly recognisable in the cleaning industry in providing health and safety assessments and accreditations to contractors. Classic! Small, compact version of traditional chandeliers; ideal for smaller rooms or spaces: Schoolhouse - Chandeliers : Features a vintage, industrial frame and schoolhouse shades: Sputnik - Chandeliers : Modern chandelier with exposed, metallic arms supporting lights sticking out from the center: Standard - … Open your umbrella and hang it (upside-down) from the bottom of your chandelier.2. sparkling clean! Wikipedia says it began as a 13 part series in 1979 (no wonder you don’t know it, you young whippersnapper) ; ). ~ karen! You might be surprised at just how much better your chandelier can look after a good clean! 6. The 4th video is about regular upkeep and cleaning by Chandelier Univeristy, and the last one is probably more realistic for regular folks who don't want to stand up on a ladder the whole time, and don't have a huge chandelier to clean ;) (all of the videos are fairly short and to the point) so you can choose which way YOU prefer to try. I use it on my stainless stove hood. Something like that. Sorry. Thanks for all the inspiration. You totally took me back to the mall where I got my ears pierced. This solution can be used to clean the chandelier's metal and glass cover pieces. Careful and thorough chandelier cleaning with crystal handwork. All you do is spray the cleaner on your chandelier (a lot … you have to spray so much that it’s actually dripping off your chandelier) and the dirt drips away. I don’t think spraying them will do anything. Have for years. Is there an easy cleaning and degreasing fix for them other than taking them down one by one (about 20 of them ugh) and washing by hand??? Cover the lightbulbs and sockets with plastic so the spray doesn’t get in them. It used to be my job when I was a kid- I always expected I would damage the fasteners on the end of the crystal string. Until I found my husbands motorcycle parts cleaner and it cleaned those crystals into sparkly brightness with zero effort on my part. It will! Store bought or homemade with Isopropyl Alcohol. 30 seconds later he was being mobbed for selfies and I was strolling out with a bottle of Sparkle Plenty stuffed in my socks. I could go on. My dad used to say that about all the prints left on his car windows. I’d known about spray cleaning chandeliers for years but never bought the stuff for fear it would be money wasted. If to dusty it will look muddy after it dries. of automatic dishwasher spot remover in a spray bottle. Placeholders.enable(); Another tip for a chandelier that is a big mess is to unhook the crystals and stick them in the dishwasher. Cover the lightbulbs and sockets with plastic so the spray doesn't get in them. Years ago a coworker gave me this window cleaner: I do mine inside and out several times a year and it makes you look like a cleaning superstar (I’m far from it) because others rarely do it. It’s so calming. Instead, let the team here at Charleston Lighting help you feel at ease with cleaning your chandeliers. I heard about that Windex trick from Terminix. I wonder if this would work on car windows. So, on the topic of cleaning…..why do the top shelves in my (sliding door) closet get so dusty? Thorough and careful Chandelier in home cleaning, Periodic maintenance of a chandelier not only enhances its appearance and preserves its value, but prevents unnecessary restoration later. When this gent came to do his quarterly spraying he said that If I sprayed windex around the doors and thresholds no bugs would enter. 1 gallon distilled water, pour out 16 oz . Clean chandeliers would have the same effect. haha Let me help… https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bob_Vila, Does not ring any bells on my cyber, televised or bibliophile corners. Further, shoplifting makes us all pay more due to the store’s loses. Once the water has turned clear, you have beautifully clean crystals with no residue. You can find all the supplies you need within our great collection. I’ve never heard anyone else use that phrase. My aunt taught me another trick about this. I created a diversion by pointing at 1 of the 15 men in the hardware store wearing a plaid shirt and a beard, and yelled OH MY GOD IT’S BOB VILA. There had to be a better (easier, less annoying) way. This will save you an additional headache, as well as keeping you from having to replace an expensive piece of a light fixture. 25 ($0.66/Fl Oz) The homemade cleaner will cost you $1.85 for the same amount. Even among women in Thailand. The paint will melt off. Sparkle Plenty, a spray on chandelier cleaner that I tried a few years ago, is amazing in two ways. That’s what I did with mine! Blue! This is such a timely post! I’m (for now) saving mine to add to my foaming soap dispenser as a substitute for commercial hand sanitizer. I know that because it takes me hours to clean each and every one while wearing my gloves and I’ve counted them. I’m a 23 years old from a little town in Mexico who spent about the first 10 years of my life watching whatever home improvement related international TV show I could get including cooking shows and infomercials and that man does not sound familiar to me in the slightest. I am overseas right now and have the link on my computer back home. Written by Karen. The most common solution involves one-part isopropyl alcohol and three-fourths distilled water. And your clothes themselves make dust…every time you get something out of the closet, or put something in, you are creating dust. Hagerty 32 fl. You can clean your chandelier quickly without taking it down or tearing it apart. You should unplug the chandelier and protect the bulbs, plugs and electrical sockets by wrapping them in plastic if you insist on using water to clean it. to make thihgs easy , biught a fertilizer spray used for plants, pumped it wit pressure, spraying beacme easy and effective. Don’t forget to … I rubbed the windows with a paper towel and to my horror, it resulted in a thick fog like film coating the window pane. Also totally convinced me of never owning a YUGE chandelier since someone has to clean it up and 3 to 4 times a year seems to much to even consider it, Who’s Bob Vila? Stealing household cleaners is a rite of passage every person should experience once. I had heard that these things don’t work, but I’m trusting you on this one Karen. It took two more applications of another cleaner (one of those ‘green’ cleaners) to get it completely off. How to Clean a Chandelier on a High Ceiling Written by Doityourself Staff. Step 2 Lay bath towels underneath your chandelier to soak up any moisture or mess that may occur during the cleaning process. When the time comes to clean your chandelier, a good practice is to lay down a well-padded blanket or some other soft, thick material to pad a landing. I sure don’t want to ruin it. I just bought 5 sets of glass doorknobs at the flea market yesterday, for a project. I’m pretty certain she was just kidding!😉, That is a formula all over the internet. Work your way methodically around the chandelier to ensure you don’t miss any sections. Surely you meant 91% Isopropyl Alcohol, and NOT ‘rubbing’ alcohol which has oil added and is only ~70% ?? It cost me a bundle. As soon as the weather gets back to normal (there’s SNOW here in Victoria and the whole city has ground to a halt), I will hit the hardware store! Excellent. The store bought cleaner will cost you $12-$15 for 32 ounces. If you use about 2-4 tblsp ammonia (depending on the grease level) to a litre of distilled water (make the solution very warm), I bet you a green egg laying chicken that it will work better! Allow the chandelier to completely dry … I have managed apartment buildings for 20 years and have learned a few great cleaning tips. When you put a chandelier back together, work from the inside out with the center pieces going back together first. Loved This Old House! Actually, any clothes not worn in some time get dust on shoulders. So months, sometimes years, after I should have, I’d take the chandelier apart and wash all the crystals by hand with Windex. Certain messy situations call for specific cleaners. Aim you dryer down and blow off … I feel a great deal of satisfaction when I have a cleaning hack for something that is a pain in the butt, like cleaning windows. ~ karen! No amount of hand scrubbing in hot soapy water could clean it. To catch the drips, hang an umbrella upside down underneath the chandelier. If Windex or Dawn doesn’t do it, it doesn’t get done. Several times over the years I have seen helpful household hints telling us to use an upside-down umbrella hung from the middle of the chandelier, to catch the drips. And when they work just as well as store bought, I feel like I’m sticking it to the man. Copyright © 2020 The Art of Doing Stuff. Pat. Hand-wash the crystal in lukewarm water, using mild dish soap. I am officially asking for a Snoopy cookie jar for Christmas. Just ask barley or rye. Yes I make my own window cleaner too. I used the old bottle from the store purchased product I had used up. Don’t be overwhelmed when it comes to cleaning a chandelier. OMG! Often either ammonia or isopropyl alcohol (rubbing alcohol). And cheap, even without sticky fingers. I’m not sure any old shampoo works; I found Prell at a dollar store or Walmart, I don’t remember. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/This_Old_House. They are beautiful but I prefer to visit and let someone else have the responsibility for cleaning! Most cleaning products are made up of distilled water and a bunch of other stuff. After checking the MSDS and online ingredients of Sparkle Plenty I discovered the main ingredient is distilled water. Fire sine reason, my friends and family find this amusing…. When you clean these while leaving them attached to the chandelier, you run the risk of pendants or individual crystals falling unintentionally. (insert dust to dust comment/joke here). Don’t feel overwhelmed by this prospect and decide to choose another fixture! Do purchase a few bottles of a chandelier cleaner and spray it down really well. Do you think this solution will harm them & metal? Place a plastic bowl or container inside a sink to clean the crystals. certainly not just a mixture of distilled water and isopropyl alcohol dripping from a chandelier. If more aggressive cleaning is needed, the crystal parts will need to be removed from the frame. Spray drip and dry cleaners. Wow! I’m a professional chandelier cleaner, thousands in 21 years. From chandelier cleaner to polish to hand tools, we have everything necessary to bring out the shine in your fixture. Oh, how I love a good read in the morning! If you hear from Bob Villa, please send him over, I have a whole lot of renos he could help me with😀. Instead, with the numerous styles and variations of modern chandeliers, there are options for any lighting need in your abode. Blue is the most loved colour around the world. Required fields are marked *. In my youth Sparkle Plenty was the beautiful baby daughter of B.O. This makes me want a chandelier just so I can clean it. The reason for that is distilled water will evaporate without leaving any mineral spots on the crystals. If you take anything out of this blog, it should be this: paper towels are awful for cleaning your chandelier fixtures. Then set up your ladder. All Rights Reserved. Living District LD5056D48BR Rohan 48 inch chandelier in brassWhen you need a chandelier to brighten and accentuate a space without visually overpowering it, look to the clean… Did you actually steal the bottle of cleaner? 7. Kelli, try straight rubbing alcohol. I go through this a couple of times a year. These cleaners are better because they are intentionally non-corrosive, lack toxins, and don’t cause streaks. However. Thanks, Pat. Where does it come from – the doors are almost always closed????? Testament to the world of modern medicine that the previous owner managed to live that long. It gets through every little hole. Do you think I could use an alcohol spray on it? I await your answer with baited coffee breath. Now I can buy that chandelier in confidence knowing I’ll be able to clean it! If you remove the crystals from the fixture, soak them in water and effervescent denture cleaner (like Polident). ISo propyl is not that easy to buy, but got hold of some ( electronic grade ) mixed in ratio 2.5:1. conclusion it looks much better than before but 50% if i do with hands. When the time comes to clean your chandelier, a good practice is to lay down a well-padded blanket or some other soft, thick material to pad a landing. My teapots are atop my kitchen cabinets, so naturally they all have a lovely film of grease, dust and ick on them. Windex is also very effective. I really don’t care, though. If I can spray it I promise I will do it more often. Sometimes I’d put all the chandelier crystals into the the dishwasher to clean them. Because I had both things on hand, I mixed a concoction of 1 part rubbing alcohol with 3 parts DISTILLED water. Then I tried vinegar to get the film off – it helped only a tiny bit, but not a lot. Of course, cleaning up the kitchen after that might be more trouble than pulling down and cleaning each teapot! We are well versed in handling fragile chandeliers such as Baccarat, Murano, Schonbeck and Waterford fixtures. Draw the trim diagram or a sketch of the crystal pendants patterns of your chandelier before removing crystal. Now getting back to the chandeliers, not all chandeliers are crystal. Start at the top of the chandalier. Repeat until the water dripping off of the chandelier is clear. I have a couple windows that I can only reach by ladder, this would be a helpful DIY. I am a “Karen” follower who has learned from the guru that there is always a way to make your own stuff! I say use that cleaner with the hose that Pat mentioned. I have lots of “antique white painted metal flower petals” on mine so hopefully it won’t rust before drying. LOL. Tusconpatty to get rid of zits dot a small amount of a baking soda based toothpaste (Arm and Hammer) over your zit. Still don’t have a chandelier, but might contemplate one now that I can make this spray! But in fact what it does is ruin the frames of the chandelier. Shining your glass and crystal are no exception to this rule, and when you clean your chandeliers, you should go out of your way to ensure you are using cleaners made for that purpose. Brilliante Crystal Chandelier Cleaner - Manual Sprayer 32oz Environmentally Safe, Ammonia-Free, Drip-Dry Formula, Made in USA (4 Pack) 3.8 out of 5 stars 5 $69.55$69.55 Get it as soon as Wed, Jul 22 Adler Small Chandelier by Gabby. The crystals were covered in soot and they came out perfect! Mix 1 part rubbing alcohol with 3 parts distilled water in a spray bottle. Women everywhere as a matter of fact. :-). What if this home made cleaner gets on the metal parts that the crystals hang from? Plenty and Gravel Gertie in the old Dick Tracy comic strip……. I don’t have a crystal chandelier so I don’t know why I felt I had to read this post, but, wonder of wonders, I could relate! To Cindy, This texture is present to make picking up and wiping away dirt easier, but using these on light fixtures, especially crystal chandeliers, will cause them to become scratched and lose their luster. Schonbek provides trim diagrams that detail reassembly of the chandelier. We now need to know on what continent Mark lives and how old (approximately) he is. The only alcohol in the room was in my stomach. Spray the chandelier continuously until the drips coming off of it are clear. The first thing any King’s Chandelier employee learns is how to clean a crystal chandelier, and with some 200 creations in our showroom to keep clean, the knowledge is used quite frequently. 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