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If you have a solid brass door knocker you should clean it once a month to keep the brass shiny a new. The best way to clean brass is to wipe it with a soft cloth. You can use a mild soap to wash away dirt and top it off with a brass polish for extra shine. Keeping your door knocker clean is essential for the image and appearance of the entrance to your home.