How To Restore A Rusty Old BBQ Grill

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Turn your well loved but rusty grill (or even a yardsale find) back into the gem it once was!
Start with an old grill, you can use your own but we found an old grill for free on a yardsale site!
Separate all pieces and sand down the metal first with emery cloth sandpaper and then a wire cup brush. Discard wood.
Spray all metal with high heat spray paint and seal with heat resistant sealer
Cut & stain wood for the prep area and let it dry
Bolt all metal pieces back together as they were, screw on wood planks and handles.
Suggested materials:
  • Emery Cloth Sandpaper
  • Redwood Wood
  • Stain for wood in Redwood
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  • Pam Buford Pam Buford on Mar 11, 2017
    Did you have to replace the inside parts as well, and if so, how?
  • Gru11272937 Gru11272937 on Mar 12, 2017
    You say high heat paint. What kind of sealer ?
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