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Article: How do I get my silver jewelry clean?

How do I get my silver jewelry clean?

Silver jewelry can discolor over time. Very few people know that the dark discoloration is silver sulfide.

We'll give you a few tips and tricks on how to get your silver jewelry clean again.

  • Household remedies for light soiling with water, salt and aluminum foil. Heat a liter of water and dissolve a few tablespoons of salt in it. Now you can pack your silver jewelry with some aluminum foil. After about 2 minutes you will see that slight discoloration begins to lift.
  • Silver cleaning cloths can be purchased from drugstores. You can polish your jewelry with the cloth. However, you should be very careful with gold-plated jewelry because you can attack the gold plating with the cloth.
  • Silver jewelry should be packed airtight. You can slow down the formation of silver sulfide by packing your jewelry airtight. For example, sealable plastic bags are suitable for this
  • Have silver jewelry professionally cleaned. You are welcome to have your jewelry professionally cleaned with liquid jewelry cleaner at the jeweler of your choice or at us for an additional charge. Feel free to talk to us about it and we will help you

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