How to Clean a Diamond Ring

By LeafTV Contributor

How to Clean a Diamond Ring. If you're diamond ring isn't as sparkling and shiny as it could be, clean it up a bit. Here's how.

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How to Clean a Diamond Ring

Step 1

Close the drain in the sink.

Step 2

Soak the ring in a sink filled with hot water.

Step 3

Fill a small dish - such as a contact lens dish - with window cleaner.

Step 4

Transfer the ring from the hot water to the dish containing the window cleaner.

Step 5

Let the ring soak for at least 10 minutes.

Step 6

Dip an old toothbrush in window cleaner and scrub ring thoroughly for several minutes.

Step 7

Refill the sink with hot water and soak the ring for a few minutes longer.

Step 8

Continue scrubbing with the toothbrush, now under a flow of hot water.

Step 9

Rinse well under hot water.

Step 10

Repeat, if necessary, until you achieve a brilliant shine.