How to take care of watches

Keep your timepiece ticking with David Duggan’s maintenance and valuation tips

David Duggan on watch insurance and how to care for your watch | Hiscox Home Insurance

To ensure your watch serves you faithfully there are a few care and maintenance tips that you should employ in order to keep your timepiece ticking along while also retaining its value. We talked to watch specialist David Duggan about how to care for your valuable.

Regardless of its brand, age or current appearance, it is important that your watch remains in shape. In our video, David explains about watch servicing, caring for straps and the importance of regular valuations.

Care and valuation

Whether you consider your watch to be a piece of jewellery or a fashion accessory, if it’s valuable, it may need further protection than offered by your standard contents insurance. Watch our video to find out how watch insurance can help protect you in the event you need to make a claim.

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