Do & Don't to Marble & Granite

1 June 2018 Do & Don't to Marble & Granite

  • DO use coasters under glasses.
  • DO use trivets or mats under hot dishes or cookware.
  • DO use place mats under china, ceramics, silver or other objects that may scratch your stone’s surface.
  • DO place a small rug or mat at entryways to trap dirt and sand from normal foot traffic.
  • DO dust countertops, islands, vanities and floors frequently.
  • DO blot up spills immediately to minimize permanent damage to the stone.
  • DO clean surfaces regularly with neutral cleaners designed for stone.

  • DON’T use vinegar, bleach, ammonia, other general purpose cleaners, bathroom cleaners or tub and tile cleaners.
  • DON’T use abrasive cleaners such as dry cleansers or soft cleansers.
  • DON’T use alkaline cleaners not specifically formulated for stone.