What's the best way to clean granite countertops? We've read a lot of varying views on this — use Windex! No, never use Windex! Use a special granite-only cleaner! No, you don't need a special granite-only cleaner! — but after doing our research, we think we've discovered a consensus among stone experts on how to care for granite. The best part? You really don't need any special cleaners to get those countertops shiny and streak-free.
Granite may be one of the strongest materials you can use in your home but it still needs proper care and maintenance to retain its beautiful and shiny look. Granite naturally occurs on earth that is why its specks of color and pattern vary from one stone to another. Before granite is sold to be used as counter-tops and floor, it is cut, polished and sealed. The most effective and affordable cleaners can actually be found in your home.
Getting A Stain Out Of Your Granite Counter Is Actually Easier Than You Think
How To Clean & Remove Stains From Marble & Granite counter tops.Gorgeous but porous & will soak in liquids that can leave stains (even sitting water!). Here are some poultice recipes & diy solutions that can help tackle them, I’ve also tucked in a recipe you can use for everyday cleaning.
If you are still trying to decide which countertop is the best for your kitchen or bath, be sure you know what you are committing yourself to before you buy. If you already have granite countertops installed, this graphic will show you how to care for and maintain your granite so that it lasts a very long time. #infographics