Maintenance

Letterbox Custom Stainless Steel

Why does stainless steel resist corrosion?

Stainless steel must be cleaned to keep it looking beautiful and to maintain its ability to resist corrosion. The beautiful surface of stainless steel is protected from corrosion by a thin layer of chromium oxide. Oxygen from the atmosphere combines with the chromium in the stainless steel to form this passive chromium oxide film that…

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Stainless Steel Kitchen

How to care for your stainless steel

GENERAL MAINTENANCE GUIDELINES AND GOOD PRACTICES Things to Avoid Avoid allowing food or beverage residue, metal canned products, or mild steel or cast iron cookware to remain on stainless steel surfaces for long periods of time. This can result in damage to the surface, such as staining or corrosion. Never cut directly on a stainless…

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