Granite, one of the world's hardest materials, is the most popular choice for kitchen
countertops. It's durable, easy to maintain, and available in virtually any color
you could imagine.
Each piece of granite used for your countertop is unique in texture and veining,
and it can enhance your kitchen like a piece of fine art.
ADVANTAGES OF GRANITE: • Durable scratch-resistant surface • Endless patterns and colors •
Each piece unique • Adds up-graded value toyour home • Lasting value - granite will
last forever • Will not burn when hot pots are set on it • Stains can be removed • Harbors
no bacteria or radon • Can be repaired if scratched
Marble and Granite Care:
Stone is a natural product and simple care and maintenance will keep it looking beautiful.
Although you can always a Supreme Surface representative for questions on care and
maintenance, here are some comments and recommendations for routine care and cleaning:
If Supreme Surface fabricated your granite countertops, then they have been sealed
at least once with a penetrating sealer that will last 10 - 15 years.
• Clean stone surface with a few drops of neutral cleaner, stone soap or a mild liquid
dishwashing detergent and warm water. • Use a clean rag • Too much cleaner or soap
may leave a film or cause streaks. • Do not use products that contain lemon, vinegar
or other acids on the granite. A high acid content may etch some granite surfaces.
• Rinse the surface thoroughly after washing with the soap solution and dry with
a soft cloth. • Change the rinse water frequently. • Do not use scouring powders
or creams; these products contain abrasives that may scratch the surface.
Other Wet Areas In the bath or other wet areas, soap scum can be minimized by using
a squeegee after each use. To remove soap scum, use a non-acidic soap scum remover.
Frequent or over-use of an ammonia solution may eventually dull the surface of the