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Materials care

MARBLE

NATURAL MAT MARBLE FOR INTERNAL USE (PAINTED):
MBA, MGC, MVG, MED

For daily maintenance, use a soft cloth and mild detergent diluted in water (washing up liquid). We recommend rinsing with water. Our tops for internal use are supplied with a protective anti-stain treatment (water-repellent), but it is in any case advisable to promptly dry up any liquids so as not to let them absorb and cause stains.

  • Note: impact can cause the protective anti-stain treatment to detach.
  • Alcohol and acidic or alkaline products may damage the surface of the marble, making it look dull and lacklustre.
  • Avoid using steel scrubbers or abrasive products that could alter the tops’ sheen.
  • Avoid using sharp, pointed utensils.
  • Do not allow lemon and tomato juice, olive oil or vinegar to come into direct contact with the surface.

 

NATURAL GLOSSY MARBLE FOR INTERNAL USE (PAINTED):
MBC

For daily maintenance, use a soft, non-abrasive cloth and a mild detergent followed by furniture polish. Our tops for internal use are supplied with a protective anti-stain treatment (water-repellent), but it is in any case advisable to promptly dry up any liquids so as not to let them absorb and cause stains.

  • Note: impact can cause the protective anti-stain treatment to detach.
  • Alcohol and acidic or alkaline products may damage the surface of the marble, making it look dull and lacklustre.
  • Avoid using steel scrubbers or abrasive products that could alter the tops’ sheen.
  • Avoid using sharp, pointed utensils.
  • Do not allow lemon and tomato juice, olive oil or vinegar to come into direct contact with the surface.

 

NATURAL MARBLE FOR EXTERNAL USE (POLISHED WITHOUT PAINT):
MBC

For daily maintenance, use a soft cloth and mild detergent diluted in water. We recommend rinsing with water. It is advisable to promptly dry up any liquids so as not to let them absorb and cause stains. Abrasive products and steel scrubbers may be used.

  • Avoid using denatured alcohol, acidic or alkaline products.
  • Avoid using sharp, pointed utensils.
  • Do not allow lemon and tomato juice, olive oil or vinegar to come into direct contact with the surface.

FENIX

For daily maintenance, clean with a microfibre cloth soaked with mild liquid soap or detergent and rinse with lukewarm water. In the case of stains, wipe with degreaser using a melamine sponge then rinse off with a microfibre cloth soaked in warm water. It is possible to use denatured alcohol and ammonia.

  • Avoid using abrasive detergents, abrasive sponges, sandpaper and steel scrubbers.
  • Avoid highly acidic or alkaline products.
  • Avoid using wax-based furniture polish and detergents.

For more information, read the “MAINTENANCE AND CLEANING INSTRUCTIONS” on the website https://www.fenixforinteriors.com/it/about


LAMINATE TOPS

Laminate top surfaces should be kept as dry as possible.  For daily maintenance, use a microfibre cloth moistened with water to remove dust residues. It is possible to use denatured alcohol and ammonia. In the case of stains, use a non-abrasive melamine sponge with a mild non-abrasive detergent, wipe delicately in circular motion, rinse with lukewarm water and then wipe the surface with a cloth or paper towels.

  • Avoid using abrasive detergents, abrasive sponges, sandpaper and steel scrubbers.
  • Avoid highly acidic or alkaline products. 
  • Avoid using sharp, pointed utensils directly on the surface.
  • Instantly clean off substances such as caramel, tomato juice and bleach.

For more information visit: https://www.arpaindustriale.com/sites/default/files/download/tips_for_hpl_cleaning.pdf


LAMINATE AND MELAMINE TOPS

For daily cleaning, simply wipe laminate and melamine tops with a damp, well wrung out cloth and use a mild detergent on stains.

It is advisable to promptly dry up any liquids so as not to let them absorb and cause stains.

  • Avoid products containing denatured alcohol and ammonia.
  • Avoid wetting the surface and edges
  • Avoid using sharp, pointed utensils directly on the surface.
  • Avoid highly acidic or alkaline products.

For more information visit: https://abetlaminati.com/app/uploads/2016/04/Istruzioni-per-la-pulizia-del-laminato-HPL-rev-12-06-19.pdf


STAINLESS STEEL

For daily maintenance, clean and buff simultaneously with a damp poliactive fibre cloth for stainless

steel. For more stubborn stains, use specific detergents for stainless steel and a soft non-abrasive sponge. Wipe delicately in circular motion in order to prevent streaking. It is possible to use denatured alcohol and ammonia.

  • Avoid using abrasive detergents, abrasive sponges, sandpaper and steel scrubbers.
  • Avoid using sharp, pointed utensils directly on the surface.
  • Avoid highly acidic or alkaline products.

STEEL

For daily cleaning, simply wipe with a damp, well wrung out cloth and use a mild detergent on stains. It is possible to use denatured alcohol and ammonia.

  • Avoid using abrasive detergents, abrasive sponges, sandpaper and steel scrubbers.
  • Avoid using sharp, pointed utensils directly on the surface.
  • Avoid highly acidic or alkaline products.

TEMPERED GLASS

For daily maintenance, remove dust with an electrostatic microfibre cloth and then wipe some window cleaner in circular motion to prevent streaking. In the case of stains, soften them with warm water and wipe with a soft cloth. Then wipe the surface with window cleaner, vinegar or denatured alcohol. It is also possible to use steam, denatured alcohol and ammonia.

  • Avoid using abrasive detergents, abrasive sponges, sandpaper and steel scrubbers.
  • Avoid using sharp, pointed utensils directly on the surface.
  • Avoid highly acidic or alkaline products.

QUARTZ

For daily cleaning, simply wipe with a damp cloth or a non-abrasive sponge and use a mild detergent on stains. Quartz is not a porous material; therefore it does not absorb substances and does not form permanent stains. It is also possible to use steam, denatured alcohol and ammonia.

It is always advisable to remove any liquids or stains.

  • Avoid using abrasive detergents, abrasive sponges, sandpaper and steel scrubbers.
  • Avoid using sharp, pointed utensils directly on the surface.
  • Avoid highly acidic or alkaline products.

COMPOSITE MARBLE

Composite marble is a non-absorbent material. For daily cleaning, use a soft cloth or a non-abrasive sponge to remove non-encrusted dirt and dust. For more stubborn stains, it is advisable to use a mild detergent with a non-abrasive sponge.

  • Avoid highly acidic or alkaline products, denatured alcohol and ammonia.
  • Avoid using abrasive detergents, abrasive sponges, sandpaper and steel scrubbers.
  • Avoid using sharp, pointed utensils directly on the surface.

GRANITE

For daily cleaning, simply wipe with a damp cloth or a non-abrasive sponge and use a mild detergent on stains. It is always advisable to remove liquids or stains.

  • Avoid using alcohol, products containing acidic substances and limescale removers.
  • Avoid using steel scrubbers or abrasive products that could alter the tops’ sheen.
  • Avoid using sharp, pointed utensils directly on the surface.
  • Ensure substances such as lemon and tomato juice do not come into direct contact with the surface.