Frequently Asked Questions

How often should I polish my silver?

Polishing silver is done to remove tarnish and shine silver pieces and should only be done a few times in the lifetime of a piece. This is because every time silver is polished, metal is removed from the piece.


Tiffany & Co provides professional polishing services to customers for a fee. Polishing services are not done in store and take up to two weeks to complete.


Customers can drop items off at a nearby Tiffany location or mail it in for polishing. If mailing in your silver to be polished, please follow the instructions listed below:


1. Download our Repair Form.

2. Print form and complete all information.

3. Enclose form with item to be repaired.

4. Send item and form, via an insured shipping method, to:



Customer Service Department

75-20 Astoria Boulevard, Third Floor

East Elmhurst, NY 11370 


Visit Tiffany’s Silver Cleaning & Care Guide for more information on how to properly care for your silver.


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