Another important aspect of keeping a ring looking outstanding for generations is to simply have it inspected regularly. Jewelers can quickly detect problems with a ring long before they become more serious. A loose diamond or gem can easily be secured as a way to prevent loss. Diamonds are particularly receptive to cleaning and can be restored to their original sparkle and luster by simply having regular cleanings performed. This can be done at home or by a professional jeweler. When a ring is cleaned at home it can be simply soaked in a commercially available solution and gently rubbed dry.