It might be said that every timepiece is a work of art when talking about luxury or expensive watches and for that, it is requiring proper care to be sure that it’ll run for generations after generations. Watch is quite complex devices and it calls for lots of attention and in order to take care of it correctly, there are few things that you must be aware of:
Number 1. Storage – it’s the most important thing to be considered with regards to owning a luxury watch. Moisture is harmful when storing watches for long period of time and with this, make sure that you store it in a dry moisture free place when planning to keep the watch for long. You can even use a moisture absorbent silica gel if you want to.
Number 2. Protection – like what the saying goes, prevention is better than cure and this is very true when it comes to your watch’s case. Despite the fact that premium watches are well equipped with shock absorbing features, still it is recommended to protect it from any kind of jerks and shocks, which may potentially damage the internal parts. For instance, if you have an automatic watch, then try wearing it on a regular basis.
Number 3. Regular servicing – regardless of how well you take care and maintain your designer watches, it will still call for regular servicing. In such, it will include thorough cleaning, checkup and lubrication. Say for example that the watch is worn regularly, then servicing it at least every 3 years will do. As you visit any authorized service center, it is your job to ensure that they are thoroughly servicing your watch.
As a matter of fact, doing a routine service on men’s luxury watches make sure that all the mechanical parts inside the watch are properly functioning. Any reputable watchmaker will also ensure that the gasket responsible for its water resistance feature are in excellent condition and if they found any flaws in it, they equip the case with a new one to make sure that the buckle and case are revamped like a new one.
Number 4. Usage – you being the wearer has the total responsibility of taking care of luxury watches for men and these compose of various things such as wipe off seat from the backside of watch using a dry cotton cloth, avoid exposing the device to water while the crown is in out position, never operate the day and/or date display function within 10pm and 2am and so forth. You can prolong the life of your luxury watch by doing so.