Pretty glass fixtures are a joy to find at auctions, thirft stores or estate sales. The hard part about their purchase is that 9 times out of 10 they're covered in dirt from years gone by and unless you enjoy spending a few hours with a toothbrush, an easier way must be found. Lucky for us, it already has been!
We stopped in over at Worthwhile Domicile where Tiffany has been dunking her fixtures in a bucket and denture cleaning tablets. Although it sounds a bit odd, we know those little suckers can clean toilets or vases, so why not light fixtures?
Along with the help of this trick and a few minutes in some bleach water and a good rinse, this fixture is shiny like new and quite the beautiful piece. You can check out the full tutorial and tricks for all the details from the link below.