Clean stone surfaces with a few drops of neutral cleaner, stone soap (available from Monticello Granite) or a mild liquid dishwashing deter-gent and warm water. Use a clean rag for best results.
Too much cleaner or soap may leave a film and cause streaks.
Do not use products that contain lemon, vinegar or other acids on the granite the high acid content may etch the surface.
Rinse the surface thoroughly after washing with the soap solution and dry with a soft cloth.
Change the rinse water frequently.
-Dust surfaces frequently
-Thoroughly rinse and dry the surface after washing
-Blot up spills immediately
-Don’t use vinegar, lemon juice or other cleaners containing acids.
-Don’t use cleaners that contain acid such as bathroom cleaners, grout cleaners or tub & tile cleaners.
-Don’t use abrasive cleaners such as dry cleansers or soft cleansers.
-Don’t mix bleach and ammonia; this combination creates a toxic and lethal gas.