Always take of you all of your silver jewellery before showering. That's important because the chlorine that can be found in the water reacts with it. It's for the best if you put it somewhere else in a small plate while you are showering. Never use lotion for hands while you have some jewellery made of silver on your hands. The silver reacts with it and as a result of that its natural shine can start fading.
Every time you cleaning in your home remove your silver and placed somewhere else. That is so because during the cleaning the silver can get in contact with bleach or ammoniac. Silver reacts strong to such chemicals and if that happen it can deteriorate. Sulfur is silver`s natural enemy. It reacts strongly to it and can cause deterioration. Keep it away from products that containing sulfur as much as possible.
Silver reacts to rubber as well. Every time you wear rubber gloves or use any type of rubber keep your silver away. If you want your silver to look nice and shiny try to wear it as frequently as possible. Sometimes when silver is stored for a longer period it changes color. Sometimes it can turn yellowish and sometimes it can turn blackish. Regardless, that's not such issue because the color can be easily removed and the silver to return its natural look. These days there are plenty of silver polishes that can effectively help you to do so.
Keep your silver in a dry place wrapped with a cotton cloth in a jewellery box. If you don't have one keep them in a drawer wrapped in a cotton club far from dust and other staff that can affect them. Before buying expensive tarnish removers you can try this to clean your jewellery made of silver: Place a shit of tin foil in a sink almost full of warm water and couple of spoons of salt and baking soda in it. Place your silver on top of the foil and let it soak around five minutes. Then remove it and rinse it well.
Small pieces of food or salt can stain the silver if are in contact with it for a longer period. Checking from time to time is the best way for preventing that to happen. In case you notice little particles of food on your silver wash it well in warm water and dry it with a cotton cloth. Never wear your silver on you when visiting the gym. The sweat reacts with it and cause oxidation. Place them in your locker while exercising is always recommended.
Even that more can be said and written on how to take care of this type of jewellery these ten tips can make all the difference in the world. They are based on the experience of many people that own silver made jewellery for many years. Stick to what you learn here and you will have your silver jewellery shining and glowing as the day you bought it.