Proper Care and Storage of Your Silver

Silver Tea Service

Fine sterling silver and silverplate is often a prized possession in many households. For others though, the thought of upkeep and maintenance prevents them from owning silver altogether. In truth, as long as a few simple rules are followed, owning silver can be a pleasure rather than a burden. It takes only a little tender loving care to keep silver looking beautiful year after year. Items to keep on hand for caring for your fine silver: A very soft polishing cloth to use with your silver polish. A quality silver polish. We recommend Hagerty or Town Talk Silver Care Products. Mild dishwashing liquid that does not contain lemon as lemon tarnishes silver. A flatware chest, wraps or caddy for storing your silver preferably with tarnish … Continue reading