Solid counter tops are not cheap, that is why you need to maintain those. Here are tips whatever type of counter top you have. Marble This stone is soft, porous and relatively weak. Marble will scratch easily, absorb standing stains and must be treated with care. For routine cleaning, dust, then buff with a barely damp cleaning cloth to restore the shine. When more intense cleaning is required, pour a little clear non-sudsing ammonia onto a cleaning cloth, wipe the marble surface and buff dry. When finished, use a commercial marble polish to restore the shine. Never use abrasive cleaners on marble surfaces. Avoid acid-basedRead More →