Natural stone is porous, so you will want to ensure two things to keep it in shape: 1) that you remove any contaminants quickly, and 2) that the stone has a solid seal to prevent any contaminants from seeping in. Keeping your stone clean and well-sealed will prolong its lifetime and keep your stone looking as beautiful as when it was first installed.
This requires some care. Review our stone care checklists per timeframe to practice easy stone care in your home.
Here is a handy list for the very basic care of all natural stone. For homeowners with marble, granite, limestone or slate, here is a basic list of do’s and don’ts:
Quality cleaning products, professional sealing, and caring for your stone surface will produce a long lasting, beautiful stone to enjoy for years to come