- - rubbing alcohol;
- - ethyl alcohol;
- - denatured alcohol;
- - wine alcohol;
- - vinegar;
- - beer;
- - egg yolk;
- - zhavelevoy water;
- - ammonia;
- - detergent for dishes;
- - turpentine;
- - suede fabric;
- - wool fabric;
- - water;
- - sponge;
- - cotton pad.
To gilded silver long remained as a new, with the products must be carefully looked after.Clean should be a constant frequency, preventing the products covered with green or gray patina.
Before any procedure for the cleaning, remove the items from dust, wipe the surface with a soft sponge soaked in the medical, ethanol or denatured alcohol.It is perfectly safe for gold-plated products and allows you to quickly remove the fatty plaque, dust and stains have appeared.
Instead alcohol to clean the gold-plated silver can use vinegar.Vine
gar is used in two ways.First - dissolve 2 tablespoons of 8% vinegar in one liter of water, put into a solution of the product for 15 minutes, rinse with running water, wipe with a chamois.The second way - to dissolve two tablespoons of 8% vinegar in a glass of water, soak the sponge, wipe the product, wipe dry and clean chamois.
wine alcohol copes with darkening appeared on the plated Silver and is also quite safe for gilding.Moisten a cotton pad, wipe the product, treat chamois cloth to shine.
Another way to safely clean silver gilt - is the use of beer.It can be darkened dunk products for 30 minutes, rinse with running water, dry and polish to a shine woolen cloth or chamois.
egg yolk mixture in equal parts with water zhavelevoy help restore tarnished silverware with gold original luster.The purification process is quite simple.Thoroughly whisk 1 egg yolk, add 1 tablespoon zhavelevoy water, soak a sponge or cotton pad, wipe tarnished product, completely polished using a chamois cloth or wool.
too contaminated items, wipe with turpentine, clean with a soft cloth.
It is greenish items can be cleaned with a soap solution with the addition of a few drops of ammonia.In 1 liter of warm water add 1 teaspoon of dishwashing detergent and 6 drops of ammonia.Soak items for 30 minutes, rinse with running water, pat dry, rub to a shine with a soft cloth.
- how to care for gold products