Can I put pearls in an anti-tarnish?

Answer An anti-tarnish solution would harm your pearls and is not necessary because pearls do not tarnish. Pearls are soft, porous gemstones and even weak chemicals like hairspray are not good for them. C... Read More »

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Are fresh water pearls less money than cultured pearls?

Cultured pearls are generally less expensive than most naturally occurring pearls, even though cultured pearls are often more uniformly shaped and more lustrous. Pearls can be cultured in both fres... Read More »

Why do pennies tarnish?

Pennies are made with copper, either fully or partially, and copper reacts with oxygen to tarnish the surface of pennies. Pennies also tarnish because of chemicals and oils they might come into con... Read More »

How to Get Rings to Not Tarnish?

Certain metals, such as brass and silver, undergo a chemical reaction when exposed to sulfur compounds. The chemical reaction actually breaks down the top layer of the metal and darkens it. That pr... Read More »

Do copper sinks tarnish?

Copper sinks can tarnish. Each sink's susceptibility to tarnishing depends upon its quality, manufacturer and finish. To remove tarnish, scrub the copper with pieces of lemon that have been sprinkl... Read More »