Let’s face it: countertops aren’t always easy to clean. Sure the smooth, glossy surface seems like it would naturally be a breeze to clean off, but unfortunately, a few nasty stains that were left for too long could be very troublesome to wipe off. It may seem like these stains won’t be very bothersome at first, but look at the countertop from a certain angle and you’ll see a whole bunch of stains, blotches, and streaks that make the otherwise gorgeous surface look old and beaten up. This is even more unfortunate since the countertop is a very important kitchen element and is your biggest work surface.
Fortunately, there are ways to clean the countertop to make it glossy once more. The last thing you want is guests coming over to the kitchen only to find that their hands stick to certain areas of the countertop. It’s not pleasant for them when this happens and it’s certainly not something you’ll be proud of as a homeowner. But this is why knowing the right cleaning methods and techniques will prevent this from happening.
Since countertops come in a variety of materials, it’s important to know which techniques work for which particular types. This way you can optimize your cleaning process to fit the bill and find the method that will leave your countertop spotless. Knowing what you need to use and how will make your next kitchen spring cleaning a lot easier and more productive.