Cleaning caesarstone stains or any other stone benchtop stains are caused by generally. By organic compound contaminants such as; Turmeric (spices), lily (flowers) pollen, metal mineral salts (hard water), rust, inks and dyes. All can be easily removed with especially designed surface decontamination products which will not damage the surface finish (polished or matte) or yellow lighter colours overtime.
Shadows, dull patches, white spots, hazing or dull stone surfaces are from caustic or abrasive cleaners which have a pH higher than 8 or lower than 6. These include most popular cleaning products such as windex (glass cleaner), JIF, gumption, caesarstone cream cleanser (cream cleansers), non scratch scrubbing pads, bleach or any products containing sodium salt and/or surfacts. Hence our main photo highlights this type of damage as these issues are NOT stains.
Cleaning Stone Benchtops Stain caesarstone removal
If you are unsure what pH range or the ingredients of your currently cleaning products are, type the name of the product and sds into google to find the safety data sheet or contact the manufacturer directly. For a great information source on how to clean caesarstone stains or any other stone – click.
Caesarstone stain removal, cleaning caesarstone stains is extremely easy with the correct cleaning products. Why STONE GUYS have developed a range of specialised stone benchtop cleaning products that work, first time, everytime. We heard all the stories about all the off the shelf cleaning products that simply do NOT WORK. Consequently most commonly recommended or used cleaning products not only do NOT remove stains, shine or polish stone benchtops. Furthermore all are outside the warranty recommendations for any stone or stone manufacturers.
Thus Voiding your warranty, causing damage to the stone by their use and making the stone benchtops harder to clean No matter the surface finish (matte, suede or polished) stone or brand of engineered stone should all be easy to look after. Stone Guys use knowledge from years of stone restoration techniques and modern technology.
Below is a photo which shows damage caused by cleaning caesarstone stains incorrectly. Stone Guys are able to repair this damage back to a near perfect original finish. The photo below shows damage from 1) Dr. Google & stone manufacturers advise for stain removal on their own stone. 2) Bunnings recommending a sealer to fix the issues caused by #1. Which are the darker patches in the photo.
NOTE: sealing caesarstone or any other man made or manufactured stone WILL damage your stone benchtops.
Clean Caesarstone Stains
The longer a stain sits on any stone the harder it is to remove. Rust is one of the hardest stains to remove and generally if it has been there for months. It will require overnight use of Gloss Renew and Stone Power Cleaner to remove the rust completely.
The photos below are of actual damage NOT stains, from heat (round marks) and chemical etching damage from bleach and cream cleansers. NO cleaning products or google methods including sealers will fix damage to a stone benchtop. It will have to be be professionally repaired by Stone Guys.
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Stone Guys offer a vast array of stone benchtop repairs including modifying or cutting stone benchtops. Have a new hotplate or sink and it just does not fit? We offer a fast, professional and silica dust minimisation cutting process. No mess, no fuss service.
Chips, Cracks, Burns, Etching, Oven cleaner, Super glue, Dull patches, Hazing, Yellowing, Stains, cleaning can be professionally repaired to the original finish of the stone benchtop. Contact us today for a free quote and advise.
Stone Chip Repair
Stone Guys, stone benchtop chip repairs are not just an epoxy fill. Rebuilding the chipped stone benchtop from the same components the stone. Giving a stronger, more durable and near invisible repair. Why are repairs are more expensive but the also carry a 100% guarantee and will not stain or yellow over time.
Cracks in any stone is not a stone manufacturers fault or a fault in the stone. Any stone can only be cracked two ways, a) by heat or thermal shock and b) by point load, weight or weight stress. Stone Guys are the only company able to fuse the stone back together using the components it is made from for a seamless stone benchtop repair.
Water Marks & Dull
Water marks, sometimes described as hazing, hazy spots, dull spots, dull areas or similar. All are caused by etching to the surface polish by the use of abrasive and caustic cleaning products. Include brand such as JIF, VIM, CIF are all the same product. Caesarstone cream cleaner, gumption, glass cleaner, bleach are highly caustic.
Burn & Heat
We highly recommend that if you can not touch the surface of the hot item. Place or use it on a timber cutting board or one of our specially designed stone heat pads. Including slow cookers, frypans, rice cookers, any electrical heating or cooking device. Burns or Heat damage is the hardest of the repairs and generally is around $800-1000 per repair. Stone Guys repair this type of damage to stone benchtops and the surface are returned to the original state and finish. If you have a round or part round mark it will be from heat.
The most common question our office and master stonemason get is “HOW DO I CLEAN MY CAESARSTONE?”. Simply the answer for matte, gloss and marble look products – Stone Power Cleaner. All natural, pH neutral and is the only cleaning product on the market. Especially designed by stone professionals for stone. Stone Guys specially formulated products work on all stone and all stains. Alleviating the risk of damaging your stone benchtops or worse voiding your warranty. Full after sales support.
Highly qualified and trained, Master Stonemasons carry out all stone benchtop repairs. Can be fixed, Yes it can! Back to the original finish and colour of the stone. Chip, super glue damage, oven cleaner or other chemical damage, we can repair it!
Did you know Dr. Google causes more damage to stone benchtops than anything else?
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