Safely Cleaning Granite & Marble

One of the questions we get a lot is, "How do I safely clean my new granite or marble counter or floor".  Here are a couple of things to keep in mind.

Q: What should I use to clean my stone counter tops?Q: How do I disinfect my counter tops?Q: My stone counters don't shine anymore, do they need to be repolished?Q: How do I remove the soap film or haze from my counter tops?Q: I sealed my Granite and it doesn't shine like it did before, did I ruin the stone?Q: I have spots and rings on my Granite, what should I do?Q: I have spots and rings on my Marble Bar Top, what should I do?Q: My Polished Marble Top has been etched from Citrus Acid or Alcohol, what should I do?Q: How do I clean the white film off my Granite counter top?