How To: Salvage Old Cast Iron Cookware

Cast iron cookware is not only indestructible, it’s amazing! It may look all worn out, but even the most neglected cast iron can be restored to its former glory with a little TLC.

So, if your grandmother’s garage or local thrift store is full of old cast iron, snag it. DIY site Curbly has some techniques that will whip ancient cast iron back into shape in no time. —MEGHANN MARCO

Salvage and Season Cast Iron Cookware [Curbly]
(Photo: stu_spivack)