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How To Wear A Loose Ring By Fixing It At Home

Whenever your ring becomes loose, you know that it’s time to take it in to the jeweler. But sometimes there just doesn’t seem like enough time in the day. We’re going to show you how to fix your loose ring at home so that you can save yourself a trip to the jeweler!

How to Fix a Loose Ring

If your ring is loose, it’s probably because the band has become thinner from wear. To fix a loose ring at home, you’ll need to resize the band so it’s thicker as mentioned in this post You can do this by adding material to the band, such as solder.

  • First, clean the ring with soap and water. Then, using a jeweler’s saw, cut off a small section of the band.
  • Next, soldering wire to the band and using a torch, heat the wire until it melts. Use pliers to hold the ring while you do this.
  • Finally, quench the ring in water and allow it to cool. Once it’s cooled, you can file down any rough edges and polish the ring. It should now fit snugly on your finger!

Tips and Tricks on How to Make Your Ring Tighter

If your ring is too loose, there are a few easy tips and tricks you can use to make it tighter.

You can try using a bit of tape on the inside of the band. This will create a snugger fit and help keep the ring in place. You can also try adding a small amount of superglue to the inside of the band. Be sure to test this on a spare piece of jewelry first, as some glues can cause damage. If your ring still feels too loose, you may need to have it resized by a professional jeweler.

A better way to make your loose ring tighter is using a silicone guard. This type of ring resizer is comfortable, durable