CARE AND MAINTENANCE

DETAILS

DO

DON’T

GRANITE

  • Heat resistant
  • Scratch resistant
  • Hardest and most durable natural stone
  • Use penetrating sealant
  • Wipe with a clean, damp cloth, and a small amount of soapy water
  • Use ammonia, bleach, or any cleaning products with solvents or caustics

MARBLE

  • Heat resistant
  • Scratches easily
  • Stains easily
  • Add a sealant
  • Clean up any spills
  • Wipe with clean, slightly damp cloth and dry with soft towel
  • Use bleach, or any acidic or abrasive household cleaners
  • Place hot cooking pans directly on surface

QUARTZ

  • Stain resistant
  • Will not easily scratch or chip
  • Wash with soft cloth, warm water, and mild soap
  • Use a cutting board
  • Use any abrasive household cleaners
  • Place heat generating appliances or hot cooking pans directly on surface

QUARTRZITE

  • Naturally strong and
  • very durable
  • Heat resistant
  • Use a sealant
  • Wipe frequently with a damp cloth and small amount of mild dish soap
  •  Avoid abrasive household cleaners
  • Leave spills sitting

SOAPSTONE

  • Smooth matte feel
  • Color darkens with age
  • Heat resistant
  • Stain resistant
  • Chemical resistant
  • Clean with soap & water
  • Apply mineral oil to the surface weekly
  • Expect it not to scratch  or dent