Can soapstone be used for countertops?

Answer Soapstone is a popular material when building countertops, sinks, fireplaces, stoves and showers. It occurs naturally and contains a variety of minerals, principally magnesite, chlorite, dolomite a... Read More »

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Pros And Cons of Soapstone Countertops?

Soapstone is a dense, soft stone containing the minerals talc, chlorite and magnetite. Talc gives soapstone the smooth, soapy feel that leads to its name. Since soapstone is durable, rich in color... Read More »

Can Waterlox be used on concrete countertops?

Waterlox states you can use Waterlox Original Tung oil finishes on concrete countertops. The company notes that since the porosity of concrete varies, you may require three or more coats and the co... Read More »

Can bleach be used on granite countertops?

Bleach mixed with molding plaster until a paste is formed can be used on light-colored granite countertops to help remove felt marker or wine stains if hydrogen peroxide does not work.Source:Kitche... Read More »

Can soap stone be used for countertops?

Soapstone is used to make countertops. These natural stone countertops require regular maintenance because the material scratches easily and may become blotchy or discolored over time, according to... Read More »