7 easy tips: How to maintain marble countertops

Hey there,  If you are thinking about getting marble countertops or  just got new marble counters, this is for you.

Marble countertops are timeless and classic. One of the most important things to know is that they require maintenance. Here are my 7 easy tips.

Tip#1 Wipe up spills immediately. Marble is porous, liquid can seep in and cause the surface to stain.


Use a pH-neutral cleaner. Marble is sensitive to acidic and alkaline substances.Use cleaner formulated for marble.

Tip#3 Avoid using abrasive materials

Do not use abrasive materials like steel wool or scouring powder to clean marble. These materials can scratch the surface..

Tip#4 Seal the marble regularly

All natural stones should be sealed after installation. For marble, to prevent staining, sealing should be done regularly.

How Often should you seal Marble Countertops ? Marble countertops should be sealed once or twice a year depending on the usage of the area.

Tip#5 Use coasters, placemats, and trivets.It’s advisable not to put hot pots or pans directly on the marble. Also, steam from your cooking pan lids can cause stains.

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