Marble Countertop Mold Treatment Guide

Marble Countertop Mold Treatment Guide

Modern home decoration, although some styles are not widely used in marble, there are so many places that will certainly be used, that is, our kitchen and bathroom. However, compared to other spaces, the kitchen and bathroom space is in a relatively wet environment for a long time. Marble compared with other materials, although the moisture resistance is relatively good, long-term in a humid environment, easy to breed mold, the use of moldy marble, not only affects the beauty but also affects health. So how to deal with marble after mold?

customized carrara white marble countertop
customized carrara white marble countertop

What to do when Light-color marble countertops get moldy:

When mold grows on marble sink tops and bathroom walls, first stop using water, open windows, and dry the sink and bathroom walls.

Use a cleaning pad sprayed with emery on one side and dip it in VD Stone Pigment Remover to clean. After cleaning, rinse well with water and then dry.

Moldy sinks and bathroom walls will disappear after the above treatment. The next step is to carry out the protective treatment. In the sink bathroom wall to dry, 1 day or so you can use VD stone penetrating protective agent for care.

In the future use of marble sink and bathroom, to maintain frequent ventilation, after use, wipe the sink and bathroom walls to dry water stains.

What to do when dark marble countertops get moldy:

  1. Take a sponge, soak the sponge, squeeze the excess water in the sponge, sponge gently wipe the marble countertop with mold stains.
  2. If the wipe, can not remove the mold, you can use heavy calcium carbonate and hydrogen peroxide made of ointment spare.
  3. Then wipe with distilled water to moisten the part of the marble countertop with mold stains, apply the ointment on the place with mold stains, wrap the part with the ointment with a plastic bag, and tie the edge of the plastic bag with a strap to seal the ointment on top of the marble. After the ointment dries, rinse the marble surface with water to remove the ointment, and the mold stains on the marble will be removed clean. If not completely removed, you can also redo it again.
  4. In the use of marble cabinets, if not properly maintained, it is easy to breed mold, when the cabinet marble breeding mold, you can also use the above method to deal with. But because of the large oil in the kitchen, in the use of kitchen marble cabinets to pay attention to do a good job of maintenance.
  5. To prevent moldy marble cabinets, when cooking, do not put the hot pot, or hot kettle directly on the marble cabinets, so as not to damage the surface of the marble cabinets; do not touch the marble surface with sharp objects, so as not to scratch the marble surface.

Because the marble countertop has a lot of pores, so do not put the dye directly on the marble countertop, so as not to spill the dye to cause the marble surface staining phenomenon. When the marble countertop has water stains, to remove in time. Clean marble countertop is best to use soft pacifier or wet soft cloth for scrubbing, avoid using cleaning ball, chemical agent for scrubbing.

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