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How to Clean Gold Rings
Caring for Jewellery

How to Clean Gold Rings?

To clean gold rings, you can follow these simple steps:


  1. Prepare a cleaning solution: Fill a bowl with warm water and add a few drops of mild dish soap or liquid detergent. Mix it gently to create a soapy solution.
  2. Soak the gold ring: Place the gold ring in the bowl, ensuring it is fully submerged in the soapy water. Let it soak for about 15-20 minutes. This will help loosen any dirt, oils, or debris on the ring.
  3. Scrub gently: After soaking, take a soft-bristle toothbrush or a jewellery brush and gently scrub the ring. Pay attention to the intricate areas and hard-to-reach spots. Be gentle to avoid scratching the gold.
  4. Rinse thoroughly: Once you’ve finished scrubbing, rinse the gold ring under warm running water. Make sure to remove all the soap residue.
  5. Inspect and repeat if necessary: Check the ring to see if it’s clean. If you notice any remaining dirt or tarnish, you can repeat the process or focus on the specific areas that need further cleaning.
  6. Dry the ring: Pat the gold ring dry using a soft, lint-free cloth. Avoid using paper towels as they may leave fibers or scratches.


– Use a jewellery cleaner: If you prefer, you can also use a commercial jewellery cleaner specifically formulated for gold. Follow the instructions provided with the cleaner, as different products may have specific usage guidelines.

– Seek professional cleaning: For valuable or intricate gold rings, it may be wise to have them professionally cleaned by a jeweler. They have the expertise and specialized equipment to handle delicate pieces.

Remember, if your gold ring has gemstones or delicate details, consider the specific care instructions for those materials. Additionally, if you have any doubts about the cleaning method, consult a professional to ensure the safety of your ring.

If you would like to enquire about our jewellery cleaning service then please go to Jewellery Cleaning