How to Clean Your Silver Earrings?
Posted on Sep 27 2011 at 04:21:29 PM in How-To
What is one of the best materials for making jewelry? Silver, of course. Considering its easy cultivation,and most of all its affordable price,its not surprising that most of the people wear silver earrings. Unfortunately, like any other thing, silver material have its disadvantages. It starts to loose its shiny look with a time. Happily, you can bring that appearance back and even take some preventative actions. Learn how to take care of your silver earring from the following professional cleaning services London experts:
Your first step should be to prepare your cleaning tools. In this case you will need a a plastic bowl, cup of warm water, piece of aluminum foil and about 1tbsp. of baking soda.
Once you have gathered all of the materials, cover the inside of the bowl with the aluminum foil and place the earrings into the bowl.
Take a cup filled with warm water and add 1tbsp. Of baking soda in it. Stir well until you have a homogeneous mixture.
After doing that take a bowl and fill it with the cleaning solution. Allow your earring to sit in the cleaner for about 5 minutes and then take them out. Next take a soft bristle tooth brush( alternatively you can use a soft rag or terry cloth) and start to scrub your jewelry.
One of the easiest ways to keep your jewelry from getting tarnished is every time you take it off rub it with a non abrasive scent free hand sanitizer. This will remove small amount of tarnish and will prevent the visible black tarnish.
Another option to prevent eventual tarnishing of your sterling silver earrings is to not wear the while you are cleaning the house or getting into the pool or hot tube.
Cleaning services personnel wish you good cleaning results!