How to Clean White Marble Worktops

Jul 25th 2015 at 12:34 AM

White marble worktops are extremely popular for both homes and offices. These add an element of class to the entire décor. Maintenance of these worktops has always been required. Therefore, presenting a few tips that can help maintain the spic and span state of these worktops.

White marble worktops stand out in any given décor of either a house or an office. Interior designers from across the world have started suggesting and utilizing white marble to add an element of class to a décor of a given space. Traditionally, marble was considered the property of the rich and belonged only in a palace but now this tradition has changed mainly due to the technological advance in sourcing and procuring stones.

Marble adds richness to the décor even in a small apartment space. There were a lot of myths related to the maintenance of marble. Myths like, it goes yellow after a couple of years, and its texture erodes after sometime of usage, but in today’s era marble is highly processed to ensure the best quality product that is not only good looking but also durable. But to maintain the durability of this product, especially the Carrara marble worktop, one has to follow the below mentioned cleaning instructions;


Lithofin is a treating agent used on marble before fixing it on a surface. Lithofin is also a great cleaning agent in a household or office environment wherein it brings back the same shine as the day you choose that shimmering white sparkle. Lithofin can be purchased from your local marble supplier.


Yes wax your marble every month when you schedule to wax your car. Waxing marble worktops helps to maintain its smooth texture and makes its stain resistant. Along with that it also adds shine to the surface. Try fragrant wax, it leaves a sweet fresh smell on your desk that you can enjoy while working.

Window cleaner:

Yes just like car wax, a window cleaner can be used to remove tough stains like tea or wine. No more scrubbing for days to lighten the surface, simple apply a window cleaner on the affected area for a couple of hours and wipe it off with a damp piece of cloth.


It’s ok to spill a drink on that marble worktop. Colourless alcohol (not drinks such asred wine and/or beer) , can actually help sanitize the surface. It is important to kill germs of the most used area in the house or a worktop in the office where we spend the maximum time of our day and what better way to do that while sipping a drink.


This is the easiest way to clean any surface not just marble. Simply pick up a sanitizing wipe and go ahead, slime through the surface for a quick and easy way to a clean worktop.

Now that you know the simplest ways to clean your marble surfaces, leave behind those norms that said no white marble in house or office. Go ahead, change the décor of your house or share your new idea with your boss of transforming your office desks to shiny new cold marble surface for a new inspiration each day.

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