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Three Great Ways To Maintain Quartz Stone Countertops

Sep 30, 2019

Quartz stone countertops have many advantages, such as "beautiful color, hard wear resistance, health, environmental protection, high temperature resistance, corrosion resistance, aging resistance", and so on. Although it does not need special maintenance, daily maintenance is still necessary.

 

1. Non-neutral detergents should not be used for a long time.

 

In order to achieve rapid cleaning effect, many consumers often use super-strong detergents and detergents with unknown ingredients. These detergents often contain strong acidity and alkalinity. If these liquids are often used to wipe, quartz stone countertops will lose their luster and brightness will decrease. It is recommended that you use ordinary cleaning cloth immersed in warm water to wipe slowly, or use ordinary cleaning cloth immersed in diluted ordinary detergent to wipe.

 

2. Wet towels and sponges should not be placed for a long time.

 

Keep the quartz stone countertop clean and dry. Do not let the countertop accumulate water for a long time. Do not place wet towels and sponges on the countertop for a long time. The surface of quartz slab has been treated by special processes such as nano-polishing. Long-term immersion in water may change some characteristics of the surface of quartz stone slab, which is easy to aging.

 

3. Do not apply cheap wax to the countertop at will.

 

There are many kinds of wax on the market, such as water-based wax, stearic acid wax, oily wax, acrylic wax, etc. These waxes not only contain more or less acid-base substances, but also easily stain quartz stone countertops.  The wax scale is prone to discoloration for a long time, which affects the beautiful color of the quartz stone countertop.