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Best Batteries for Your Battery-Operated Clock

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When choosing the proper batteries for your clock, please consider the following information. There are many brands of alkaline batteries available on the market today, but there are several brands out there that just don’t perform well in clocks. We recommend using Rayovac or Duracell brand batteries in your battery operated clock. Other brands, such as Energizer, have extra plastic coating on the negative end of the battery, which can cause clocks to malfunction or not work properly at all. We also recommend staying away from “off-brand” or other inexpensive “store brand” batteries, as sometimes these do not have enough...

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Clock Maintenance 101: Best Practices

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Clocks are a classic and staple décor piece in many homes. But they can also be expensive and delicate, so it’s important to handle them with adequate care if you want them to remain as your trusted timepiece for years to come. Read on to learn how to take proper care of your clock, with some of these maintenance 101 tips. Listen to your clock This is one of the best ways to keep track of how well your clock is functioning. If you notice that the sounding tick is uneven, then it could require some attention. You can try...

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How to Safely Secure Wall-Mounted Clocks

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So you finally found the perfect big statement clock to place in your home to keep you on track and in style with classic home décor trends. But how do you mount it to the wall? It’s not really something many of us think about until, well, we have to.

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How Often Should I Oil My Clock?

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If you own a clock – maybe you’ve just purchased your very first, or inherited it from the family – it’s important to take note that these intricate timepieces require some care. In order to keep them ticking away for years to come, clocks require oil to help keep the mechanism working smoothly. Read on to learn more about how often you should oil your clock. On Average, Clocks Should be Oiled Every 3-5 Years As a general rule of thumb, all clocks should have an application of oil to keep them running efficiently every 3 to 5 years. This...

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