Image Text: A stone countertop is a beautiful addition to any space. Whether you choose granite, quartz, or marble, it’s important to know proper countertop care & maintenance to keep them looking perfect for longer. The basis of countertop care that keeps your stone looking great longer is to seal granite countertops every year. Otherwise, clean your countertop with a few drops of mild dishwashing detergent, warm water and a clean cloth. For oil based stains, try baking soda and water or mineral spirits! Do not use products that contain lemon, vinegar or other acids on the granite countertops. The high acid content may etch the surface & may make it look dull. To keep any stone countertop stain free clean any spills such as grease, wine, vinegar or coffee immediately.