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3 Ways To Care For Your Marble Countertops

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Learn how to take care of your marble countertops properly.

One of the most important elements of any kitchen are the countertops because it is a space where people can prepare food and eat their meals.  Marble is one of the most in-demand countertop materials on the market because of its appearance and durability.  When it comes to having marble countertops, you have to know how to care for them properly.  Luckily, there are a few simple ways to care for your marble countertops.

Sealing Is Key

When it comes to caring for your marble and protecting it from everyday wear and tear, you need to seal it.  Marble is a naturally porous material, so it is prone to permanent staining. So, it is essential that you seal your countertops so that they are resistant to staining.  You will need to reseal your countertops once water does not bead off the surface anymore.

Daily Cleaning

One of the most important aspects of caring for your marble countertops is cleaning them on a daily basis.  You want to makes sure that you are cleaning up spills immediately to prevent any liquid or substance from dulling your marble.  Since the natural stone contains calcium carbonate, it is very sensitive to acidic products. So, you need to clean your countertops with non-acidic products such as a mild detergent.  Make sure you are never using bleach to clean your marble countertops.

Prevent Damage

You need to try to prevent damaging your marble countertops on a daily basis.  The last thing you want is to pay for a costly repair that could have been easily avoided.  Make sure that you are placing drinks, especially acidic substances, on coasters to prevent corrosion.  You want to place any hot items, such a pot or pan, on a heat absorbent pad. Never put anything hot, or steaming, directly on your marble countertops.

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