How to remove rust stains from painted metal and wood/timber

August 07, 2019

Benz Softwash Oxy Cleanze rust stain removal gel, rust killer, limescale remover

Ben did this job recently and we thought it would be useful to share the results of using Benz Oxy Cleanze to remove rust stains from two painted surfaces, one metal and the other wood.

Both jobs are small, and would not warrant a dedicated call out. But customers love these "little extras" – which make a big difference to the enjoyment of their home ((and to their appreciation of the contractor).

Ben's first job was to clean the rust stains from this downpipe, which was an eyesore (the black around the join is Hammerite, which the home owner will remove and repaint)

The rust stains before treating with Oxy Cleanze

Rust stained downpipe before treating with Benz Oxy Cleanze rust killer and rust removal gel

Ben treating the rust stains with Oxy Cleanze

Treating rust and rust stains with Benz Oxy Cleanze rust killer and rust stain removal gel.jpg

After treatment with Oxy Cleanze: nil rust stains – nil problemo!

After treating rust with Benz Oxy Cleanze rust killer and rust stain removal gel

 

Then Ben treated a small area of woodwork that had begun leaking rust stains next to the front door of the property:

The rust stain before treating with Oxy Cleanze

Benz Oxy Cleanze rust killer, rust removal gel, remove rust stains from paintwork


Ben treating the rust stain with Oxy Cleanze
Benz Oxy Cleanze rust killer, rust removal gel, removes rust stains from paintwork

After treatment with Oxy Cleanze: nil rust stains – nil problemo!
Benz Oxy Cleanze rust killer & rust removal gel, remove rust stains from paintwork

The process of removing rust stains from painted wood and metal

All Ben had to do was paint Oxy Cleanze onto the rust and rust stains, leave for a few minutes, and rinse off.

The heavy rust at the top of the downpipe, around the join, took a couple of treatments but the rest came straight off.

Result – yet another happy home owner! :)


We hope this information is helpful.

Cheers,

Ben, Leo & Fiona

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