You will need
- - ammonia;
- - Mel;
- - tooth powder;
- - eggshell;
- - citric acid;
- - baking soda.
To clean small silver items, use a 10% solution of ammonia. Pour it in a container and dip it in silver for 10-15 minutes. Then rinse with clean water and dry.
Clean silverware in warm soapy water. After that, apply a mixture of chalk and ammonia. When the product dries, wipe it with a dry woolen cloth. Instead of chalk can you use a regular tooth powder. This procedure is preferably carried out weekly.
Silver Cutlery, try cleaning following composition. In salt water add egg shells and bring it to a boil. Clean utensils put into the solution for 15 seconds. Then rinse thoroughly and dry with a towel. Per liter of water, you will need a tablespoon of salt and shells from two eggs.
Silver is easy to clean in boiling salted water. You can use cold salt solution, leaving it a silver product for a few hours. You will need a teaspoon of salt and a glass of water.
Boil the silver thing in the citric acid solution for 15-30 minutes. To do this, take a liter container and pour it in a pint of water. Add 100 g of citric acid and put in a water bath. After boiling, rinse the silver with water, dry.
To give a silver Shine devices often use boiling water with added soda. Asprivate products the solution after each application. You can leave them in the solution for 1-2 minutes or boil for about 15 seconds. Half a litre of water you will need 1-2 tablespoons of baking soda. Sometimes when boiling on the bottom of the tank put a small sheet of aluminum foil food.
Try not to abuse mechanical cleaning of silver. These are the ways in which a dark patina and dirt are removed by using the removing a layer from the surface. So to clean the product without damaging its surface hard enough. Of course, these scratches are not very noticeable, but they somewhat spoil the appearance.