Top tips to help you look after your lead
Lead is such a durable, hardwearing metal. Put it up on a roof and it can withstand the elements; it will last for a hundred or more years easily. But lead is a soft, malleable metal too. So it needs to be treated, handled and stored with care.
We’re often asked about cleaning lead – and we’ll answer that question for you below – but if you store it right, your lead won’t need any special cleaning before you use it.
Here’s what you need to know…