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How to Quickly Clean Tarnished Silver

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Quick Tip to Clean Tarnished Jewelry   1. First start by gathering these essentials Pot Some water Some salt A piece of aluminum Pair of Tongs or similar  2. Add about two teaspoons of salt to the water. 3. Sink the aluminum foil into the water. 4. Use a pair of tongs to completely submerge the jewelry into the hot salt water, results will appear instantly. 5. Take it out, rinse under tap water, good as new! No scrubbing, no mess! Like Magic?! Not Quite, like Science!! The REASON: When salt, aluminum foil and water are combined they create a...

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How to Clean Gold Gently:

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You can use a variety of household products to clean and polish gold. But, PLEASE BE CAREFUL – the wrong cleaning technique can damage your valuable delicate items, so, if possible, test any cleaning technique before using, or gradually increase the concentration of the solutions and the cleaning time. A gentle way to clean gold involves a few simple ingredients – washing up liquid, warm water, and a soft toothbrush. Using a firm toothbrush or another brush with hard bristles can damage your piece. Fill a bowl with warm water and a small amount of washing up liquid (you only...

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