Marble care and mainteinance

Marble care and maintenance?
A marble countertop, no matter if the kitchen one or the use installed in a bathroom, requires a proper maintenance. Marble is a utility material of a wide spectrum of applications and that is why it seems to be hard and resistant to all kinds of chemical and mechanical products. In fact, a marble countertop gets dirty very easily because of its porous surface.

Which product to use to clean marble countertops? 

Which product to use to clean marble countertops so that it does not loose its glossy look. Below you will find some useful tips how to look after marble surface. Due to its porosity, marble countertops absorb all impurities comparatively quickly. In order to prevent the marble from getting stained, we have to remove any water and grease immediately. To take a proper care of marble, first we have to clean it using warm water and then dry it with a piece of chamois leather. Only in this way can we avoid making streaks.In the case of greasy stains, we can clean our worktop with mild detergent. Before applying it, we have to make sure if it is suitable for cleaning marble and if it is not a scale and rust remover. Otherwise, our marble will gets damaged.

Very dirty marble surfaces can be cleaned with specialist products for stone maintenance. However, in the case of permanent stains, it is advisable to use services of specialists who treat stones.
How to remove wax from marble surface?
Scented candles can leave wax stains. The best thing to do is to remove wax using hot water. If this does not help, we can try scrape the worktop by means of a wooden or plastic putty knife. 
Polishing marble 
Marble surface got damaged i.e. it got scratched. You can try to treat it with powdered tin oxide or tin with lead. To do this you need a grinding stone, which you wrap in a damp cloth, to moisten the polished surface. Polishing marble using this was is effective only in the case of minor scratches. In other cases, it is better to consult a specialist.
Marble cleaning products 
Marble countertops will retain its beauty for many years only if properly looked after. Cleaning and impregnating marble surface is essential as they prevent it form absorbing water. There are specialist products in the form of liquid, concentrate or milk, which are available on the market They can be used to remove stains from oil, grease, soot, pitch and from rubber. The only thing to is to select an appropriate product.

Marble care and mainteinance,

Marble care and mainteinance

Marble care and mainteinance

Marble care and mainteinance

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Marble vs granite. Comparison.

Both these types of stone are extremely popular in the construction sector and – needless to say – they are both beautiful. Anyone dreaming of an elegant interior finishing in a natural style has a tough decision to take. Therefore, we are lending you a helping hand and providing you with a short guidebook, which will show differences between marble and granite. We will take a closer look at their chemical composition, their durability and appearance. Enjoy your reading.

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Marble vs granite. Comparison.

Stone samples, in other words: how to select your stone smartly?

Stone is a natural material, which despite changing trends, holds a solid position in diverse arrangements styles. It is mainly used to make countertops, sills, stairs and flooring. How to pick out the stone appropriately to match specific interiors. You will soon find out in the following article.

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Natural stone in our interiors.

Since time immemorial, natural stone has added elegance to every interior. Stone, a timeless classic, which will never go out of fashion. Stylish effect and high quality of stone enhance prestige in every space providing its owners with a touch of luxury. Staying in interiors embellished with natural stone enables you to enjoy not only its beauty but also its functionality, highest quality and easy maintenance.

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A fireplace insert - with the lift-up or side-hinged door? Which to choose from?

If you take a decision to have a fireplace in your home, you are bombarded with plenty of alternatives offered by a market. There are a lot of solutions to choose from. However, the most important aspect is to select a fireplace which is characterised not only by its aesthetic values, but which is functional and indefectible as well. One of the most frequent dilemmas potential fireplace owners have to face is to decide on the best insert. The most popular types are the ones with the lift-up door and the with side-hinged door. Besides, there are inserts with a sliding door. Does the way we open the insert really matter?

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