“Tips for daily maintenance of countertops”
Artificial stone and quartz stone are currently the most widely used countertop materials in the overall kitchen, up to more than 70%. The use frequency of cabinet countertops is very high, often and long-term contact with oil, even if artificial stone and quartz stone have many advantages, in order to maintain the beauty of the countertop and prolong the service life of the countertop, consumers need to pay attention to the later maintenance and maintenance of the countertop.

chipped quartz countertop

White chipped quartz countertop

How to maintain artificial stone & quartz stone countertops daily?
In order to keep the countertop as clean as new, please clean up the oil stains, rust, and other stains on the countertop in time. Under normal circumstances, the artificial stone & quartz stone countertops can be cleaned with water, and it is recommended to clean them once a day. Try to keep the countertop dry when not in use.

What should I do if the countertop is dirty?
Wipe it with a cleaning cloth and detergent with water and then wipe it with a dry cloth. Do not use steel ball brushes on artificial stone countertops, which are easy to scratch. Recommend the artificial stone countertop maintenance kit professionally developed by Gelandi, which can easily clean the countertop.

Can the countertop be exposed to strong alkalis and strong acids?
Strong alkalis and strong acids can burn the surface of the countertop or make the countertop white. If you accidentally touch the above items, immediately wash the surface with plenty of soapy water. If the nail polish is stained, please use an acetone-free cleaning agent (such as thinner, alcohol), and then wash it with water.

chipped quartz countertop

White chipped quartz countertop

How to remove rubber, nail polish, paint, and other sticky substances?
If necessary, use a knife to scrape gently, and control the force when scraping to avoid damaging the table surface.

Can the countertop be hit hard?
There is no thickening and reinforcement of the countertop to avoid the impact of strong external force. Vigorously chopping bones on it or subjecting it to strong impact may damage your countertop. Especially at the splicing line, avoid placing heavy objects.

Can the high-temperature heat source be placed directly on the table?
Do not put items with too high temperature directly on the countertop, such as hot pots, hot pots, and other high-temperature utensils taken from the stove, oven, microwave, etc., which may damage or even crack the artificial stone surface. It is recommended to use heat insulation pads.

Can the artificial stone countertop be directly used as a cutting board?
Although artificial stone countertops are solid and durable, often cutting vegetables on the countertops will also leave unsightly scratches.

manufactured quartz countertops

The Philippines manufactured quartz countertops

What should I do if the artificial stone countertop has scratches and burns?
First use coarse sandpaper to remove the scratches (if it is a slight scratch, do not use coarse sandpaper, you can directly polish with fine sandpaper), then use 400.600.1000.1200.1500 and other sandpaper in order to polish, and then spray with Bi Lizhu and polish with a dry cotton cloth. . Or use the artificial stone countertop maintenance kit specially developed by Gelandi for artificial stone products for repair and maintenance. Quartz stone has a high surface hardness and strong scratch resistance. It can restore brightness by wiping with artificial stone maintenance cream.

What to do if the artificial stone star basin is dirty?
Put detergent and warm water in the basin at a ratio of 1:100 for 20-30 minutes, and then wipe with a clean cloth.