An engagement ring is one of the most precious things that you own not just in terms of emotion but also in terms of money. In order to make it last for a long time it is necessary to keep it in its prime condition. With time, it is but natural for your jewellery to develop a layer of dirt and grime which may hamper is shine. However, if you do not have the time and means to get a professional cleaning done for your jewellery then here are some home remedies to help you clean your engagement ring.
Liquid soap and water
Most of the engagement rings Hatton Garden are made of diamond and irrespective of the ring setting this method is ideal for diamond jewellery. All you need to do is fill a bowl with warm water and add a few drops of dishwashing liquid soap into it. Soak your ring in the bowl for about 20-40 minutes depending upon the build-up and then scrub it gently using a very soft toothbrush. Wash the engagement ring with warm water and repeat the process if necessary. Pat dry the ornament before wearing or storing it.
One of the easiest ways to keep you jewellery clean and sparkling form the comfort of your homes id to invest in a good jewellery cleaner that is available in the market. Make sure that you get one that is chemical free because certain chemicals can cause the metals in you engagement rings to tarnish faster. Also buy the non-abrasive type to avoid scratches on your jewellery during cleaning. Simple dab some jewellery cleaner on a clean cloth and clean your jewellery with it.
Baking soda when mixed with water releases effervescent bubbles that dislodge and loosen the dirt build up in the jewellery ornaments. Take bowl of water and put your engagement ring in it and add a bit of baking soda. Leave the ornament for some time and then gently scrub it with a soft tooth brush and wash it with warm water. Dry the ornament before storing it.
An all-purpose antibacterial solution can come in very handy when you need to clean your engagement ring at home. Just dab some solution onto a clean cloth and scrub your ornament or fill a small bowl with it and dip you engagement ring in it for some time to get your jewellery back to its shining state again.Wash and make sure it’s dry before storing or using it.
One of the easiest DIY cleaning methods when it comes to jewellery is boiling water. Boiling water is an excellent dirt remover because it loosens the dirt and grime in the small nooks and crannies of the engagement ring. Make sure your jewellery doesn’t not have gemstones such as opals and pearls which may get damaged by heat. Gently scrub with a soft toothbrush to clean your ring.