Did You Know: You are expected to deep-clean your watches ONCE every month? We have some easy DIY tips on how to take care of your watches, right in your homes!
A watch is a compact timepiece created to be worn or carried around, with uniquely beautiful designs, that can either be attached to straps, metal bands, or bangles. Watches also hold precious sentimental parts of our valued memories, maybe as a gift from someone or reminds you of a vacation picture or an anniversary gift.
Nevertheless, the sentiments of these adorned pieces are undeniable. As much as people might value them, oftentimes we forget how to take care of them. Ask yourself, do you know how to maintain your watch?
Here are some helpful tips on how to take clean your watches!
READ YOUR WATCH MANUAL:
Sounds cliché, this is the foremost important step to take before cleaning. Ensure you read, understand, and learn all the watch specifications. To avoid harming or destroying your watches i.e. water resistance.
Before you sleep, use a damp clean cloth to wipe your watch down every night, this prevents dirt and dust build-up. Also, with the current pandemic, it is highly crucial to incorporate this into your daily wipe down procedure.
LIMIT SUN EXPOSURE:
It sounds impossible, but always try to limit how often your watch is placed under direct sunlight. This protects its battery life and maintains the watch color.
SAVE THE WATCH BOX!
Yes! Save that box! Do not throw it away! Once you take your watch off, always endeavor to place it back in its box for safekeeping and protection.
WHEN IN DOUBT, JUST SERVICE IT!
If you are unsure about what to do or how to clean your watch by yourself, you can easily take it to a professional.
Hope you have been able to learn some new tips, Stay tuned for more lifestyle and fashion content!