Quartzite has been gaining its popularity as a countertop material among the people, in the past few years because of its beautiful and exotic nature. Its appearance in the white and grey colour tones is similar to the marble slabs Sydney and the durability is similar to granite. This natural stone seems to have it all – it can be customised to slabs or can be used as tiles to rejuvenate the way your space looks.
Here are some general care and maintenance tips for countertops, recommended by a professional Quartzite supplier Sydney, they are –
- Protect Against Spills
Any kitchen countertop is prone to spills. Though the quartzite slabs Sydney can withstand many kitchen severities, you must make sure to clean-up any materials that may thicken up if they get dried – butter, jam, gravy etc., it is good to wipe them off immediately when they get spilt. But, if they have already solidified on the countertop, make use of a plastic scraper to remove the dirt. Avoid any metal scraper over the quartzite countertop, as it might cause scratches.
- Clean Daily
Cleaning up as often as you cook will keep your countertop in a good condition. Make it a daily routine to clean the Quartzite slabs Sydney. Avoid using a scouring pad or any products with hard surface. Don’t use harsh chemicals too. When you clean the surface of the countertop, make sure to wipe it dry.
- Avoid Stains on the countertop
The Quartzite slabs Sydney, are non-porous in nature, they are naturally stain-resistant. Any water or stains cannot seep into or be absorbed by the stone. This is one of the reasons, as to why it is a popular countertop option. But, there are substances that could permanently stain your countertop – paint, ink from permanent marker, and a few solvents, which could stain the colour of your quartzite countertop.
Make sure to follow the above care tips for your kitchen countertops. If you still require help talk to a professional quartzite supplier Sydney, who will guide you better to extend the life of your quartzite countertops.