If you own silver or silverplate, you know about tarnish and polishing. There are so many products on the market sometimes it’s hard to choose which is the best for your possessions.
Here are five of the top silver polishes on the market. Compare them and decide which is the best for your needs. Most of these products are available in stores and all are available online.
Hagerty Silver Polish
This product has been in use for over 100 years. It’s been around that long because it works. The original formula hasn’t changed and is well known for preserving the finish so you don’t have to polish so often.
Use this on silver, silverplate, gold, even on wooden handles. It comes in a polish, foam, liquid and in spray form.
Quickshine Silver Bath
If the thought of endless hours of rubbing and polishing by hand keeps you from owning silver or silverplate, worry no more. No need to make excuses not to bring out Great Grandma’s silver serving tray because it’s too much work to polish it.
Quickshine Silver Bath works quickly and easily. Place a packet in a tub of hot water, put your silver in all at once and tarnish is no more. Even engravings and raised decorations are perfect. No more toothbrush needed.
This polish contains no abrasives and is easy to use. Just squirt onto a soft cloth and buff away all the tarnish buildup on any silver or silverplate piece. Tarnishield contains special protectors to keep tarnish at bay.
Where other silver polishes are best used with rubber gloves to protect your hands from harsh chemicals or smell, this product is easy on hands and doesn’t leave any odor.
Metalbrite Super Plate
This process is truly amazing. Place the Metalbrite plate in a tub of hot water, add washing soda or their own activator and add all your silver or silverplate. This works on all your silver jewelry, too. Will not harm semiprecious or precious stones.
In minutes, watch all the tarnish just fall off your silver. Buff with a soft cloth for a super shine. This is wonderful for those last minute parties where special guests are due any minute.
Cape Cod Polishing Cloths
These 4″ x 6″ cloths are impregnated with special polishes and finish protectors to give any silver or silverplate piece a perfect shine within minutes.
Not only is it easy on your hands, it has a pleasant vanilla smell to make polishing a joy. And the cloths can be used over and over again, so it’s economical.
Whichever you choose for your silver or silverplate collection, these products will make the task of polishing quick and easy.