Porcelain / Ceramic Care & Maintenance
Ceramic care and maintenance, including porcelain care and maintenance is easy. What is the difference between ceramic and porcelain? Durability would be the first consideration. Porcelain is denser which makes for a more durable product. In this article we are simply referencing the care and maintenance of the material. Ceramic and porcelain countertops are non-porous and resistant to stains, making them easy to care for.
Therefore, simple cleaning can be done with a mild soap and water, and ceramic does not need to be sealed. However, avoid using abrasive cleaners or scouring pads on ceramic, as they can scratch the surface. Each manufacturer’s has their recommendations for caring for your specific type of countertop. As well as be sure to ask or download the proper care from the manufactures website. Proper maintenance can help extend the life of your countertops and keep them looking there best.