Honed Marbles and Limestone's
Use dishwashing detergent and warm water
Use "Soft Scrub with Bleach" or heavy duty cleaning product for stains; they will lift immediately. If the stain persists repeat the process
Please note: oil, butter marks, etc. can be lifted with "Shout it Out"
Rinse the surface thoroughly after washing with soap
Do not use vinegar, lemon juice or other cleanser containing acids on polished marble or shiny onyx surfaces
Honed Black Absolute Granite
Clean surfaces with heavy duty or strong detergent and warm water
Oil takes a few days to come back out - use "Shout it Out" and let sit - the detergent will absorb it
Ammonia "Windex"/"Scrubbing Bubbles", "Extra Strength 409"
Clean surfaces with mild liquid dishwashing detergent and warm water
Dry surface after washing
Cutting on your granite countertops is perfectly fin
Use mineral oil to deepen color stone
Mineral oil is a digestible material
Use mild dishwashing detergent and warm water
You can use a 220 Diamon Sponge to buff out scratches and nicks in the surface of the stone if "honed"