How do you remove rust from a fire grate?
Correspondingly, how do you get rust off a cast iron fire?
Wipe Down With White Spirit: Clean off the fireplace with a cloth soaked in white spirit once you've got the paint off. Don't let water get anywhere near the cast iron or it will start to rust quickly. Remove any Rust: If there is any rust on the fireplace, use wire wool to clean it off.
Similarly, you may ask, how do you get rust off a grill?
Vinegar and Baking Soda Use a cup of baking soda and add vinegar little by little until you have a consistent paste. Apply the paste to the grill using a sponge, and let it sit for about 20 to 30 minutes. Scrub it clean with warm water and a soft cloth or sponge. Rinse with warm water.
Salt Paste - If you need something more abrasive than baking soda or vinegar to remove the rust from your cast iron grill, make a thick paste of kosher salt and water. Apply it to the rusty area, then use steel wool or a wire brush to scrub away the rust. Repeat as necessary.