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Caring for Your Granite Countertops

Granite countertops being marketed as maintenance-free? A clear no. They are still susceptible to the likes of stains, thus they still have to be maintained to preserve their integrity. It’s more accurate to say that granite countertops are easy to maintain. That said, here are some things to remember when conducting granite countertop maintenance:

First: remove all loose items and appliances on top of it. Then wipe all the spills or sticky residue using warm water and mild, phosphate-free, biodegradable liquid dish soap, preferably light-colored and without aromatics. Then give the countertop a thorough rinsing. Read More…