The easiest and most commonly used technique is that which consists of a toothbrush, soft cloth, soap, and a bowl of warm water. It is best to use a toothbrush with soft bristles verses ones with hard bristles. Take the diamond or diamond jewelry in question and place it in the warm water. Apply your soap to the toothbrush, now lift the jewelry from the bowl and gently scrub the entirety of jewelry. Place it back in the bowl of warm water to rinse it off. Now gently dry it off with the soft cloth. By using this technique you will easily learn how to maintain your diamond jewelry so that it will last a lifetime and will survive the test of time by being given generation to generation.
A really simple way to maintain your diamond jewelry and is something that is not often practiced but so easy and obvious is how you store you jewelry when you are not using it. You do not want to store diamonds and diamond jewelry together in one place. As diamonds are a very strong substance it can scratch other diamonds you own or damage your precious metal and is advised to keep them separately in their own soft cloth bag. You can place all your jewelry in one jewelry box but be sure to have separate cloth bags to hold each individual piece. This is a really simple way of how to maintain your diamond jewelry.
Another way to maintain your diamond jewelry is about once every year to take your jewelry to a jeweler and have your setting checked for loose stones, and to tighten any prongs that may need to be tightened to better secure the jewelry. By wearing your jewelry every day you are bound to bump it, or scratch it against something, this unfortunately is something that can’t be avoided. The only remedy for this is to not wear your diamonds or diamond jewelry so often, but who wants to do that? It is important to be careful. It is also important to insure your jewelry to protect against theft and or lost jewelry pieces. Most home owners insurance will allow you to contract insurance with them and it is well worth it. These are some of the most standard practices of how to maintain your diamond jewelry and keep it safe and protected.