The Do’s and Don’ts of Caring for Marble
This magnificent Aico Furniture Villaggio Bar features a marble top. It is destined to become an heirloom piece that can be passed down through the generations.
Well-designed furniture with marble furniture surfaces adds elegance and drama to your home. You can find stunning free-standing bars with a brass rail and a marble top, an impressive square cocktail table with beautiful marble features and accent tables with a marble top that will make a definite statement. Marble is a very versatile material since it coordinates well with a range of styles from classic traditional to modern contemporary.
However, it is important to realize that while you can expect your marble furniture to last, it requires the proper care. When you purchase a beautiful piece of marble furniture remember that it can easily be stained by liquids and oils. Marble can be damaged if you use the wrong cleaners. Be sure to follow the manufacturer’s directions before using products on your marble furniture.
Take care of your marble pieces by following these Do’s and Don’ts. It is worth the effort to prolong the life of your furniture and preserve its beauty.
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Marble Care Do’s and Dont’s
- Do use a coaster under glasses and a trivet under hot dishes or cookware
- Do blot or wipe spills immediately to prevent permanent damage
- Do dust the surface frequently
- Do clean the surface regularly with a neutral marble cleaner
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- Don’t use an abrasive cleaner, like a dry or soft cleaner
- Don’t use harsh or acidic cleaners like bleach, ammonia, vinegar or bathroom cleaners
- Don’t mix ammonia and bleach, which can result in toxic fumes
- Don’t forget to follow the directions on your marble cleaner
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