Artificial stone is strong enough, but the scratches as a result of this preparation can still occur. The popularity of engineered stone is caused by either a large selection of only color, and surface texture - matte, glossy, semi (semi-gloss). It should be noted that dust and dirt better stand out on dark glossy surfaces than on the dull light. Caring for all three types of surfaces is almost the same. The only difference - to give a glossy surface gloss polish, use and do not use rough (abrasive) metal jaws so as not to scratch surface countertops and sinks. In every family kitchen table and a sink and wiped clean several times a day.
Use with a damp sponge or soft simple towel. Water stains easily erased with dry towel. If you spot more pronounced, but still fresh wash your surface a simple soap solution and then wipe dry with a waffle or terry towel. To remove stubborn stains or lingering on the matte or semi-matt You can use the surface cleaners, as dry and gel solutions. Apply solution to stain for several minutes, then remove with a wet sponge and wipe with a towel.
On a glossy surface, to avoid the appearance of micro-scratches is better to use gel or polishing mixtures, removing stains technique is the same as described above. To clean the sinks and kitchen sinks can be used periodically plumbing chlorinated cleaners. They do not cause any harm artificial stone. If you fill the sink with water and detergent for several minutes, then wipe with a damp sponge or towel - sink shine again clean as new. If mechanical damage, chips, scratches strong help better to turn to professionals - producers of the interior. Artificial stone is easy to repair, so they are not Labour back to your desk top or kitchen sink former beauty. Scratches, for example, are removed by a simple smoothing with sandpaper and polish followed by a special machine. Also easy to remove chips. If you has broken away a piece of table-top - it is always possible to glue back a special acrylic adhesive. The adhesive fills voids and seams of glue will not see. And the strength of the weld and heat affected zone is comparable and sometimes exceeds strength of base material. And one more bit of advice, which should be considered when choosing the color of artificial stone - some colors are not recommended to be exposed to excessive sun exposure, which primarily all require specialist advice and guidance when choosing colors for a window sill or table top which is next to the window. If you follow the above advice for the care of furniture, decorated artificial stone - many years it will bring you joy for its unique beauty and the ideal state.