Cleaning Tips For 3 Types Of Stone Countertops 1

Cleaning Tips For 3 Types Of Stone Countertops

Granite

  1. To keep granite countertops shiny, daily cleaning with a mixture of dishwashing detergent and water is recommended.
  2. Do not use harsh cleaners like foaming bathroom cleaners, vinegar, or lemon juice that can dull the finish of granite.
  3. Always use a cutting board and trivets to prevent scratches from sharp objects and gritty items.
Cleaning Tips For 3 Types Of Stone Countertops 1
Cleaning Tips For 3 Types Of Stone Countertops 1

Marble

  1. Wipe up food and drink spills as soon as possible. Wipe down marble countertops daily with mild dish detergent and warm water using a soft cloth–skip the scrubbing sponges as well.
  2. Marble countertops should be resealed every three to six months to help prevent staining.
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Cleaning Tips For 3 Types Of Stone Countertops 2

Quartz

Quartz is one of the easiest stone countertops to care for since it is not affected by acidic foods and does not scratch easily. For daily cleaning, you can use a glass cleaner or any non-abrasive household cleaner, but stay away from abrasive, scouring pads.

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Cleaning Tips For 3 Types Of Stone Countertops 3