Will the surface stain?
Surfaces and products will be treated with sealer to help
prevent staining and for hygiene purposes. However, liquids
and foodstuffs should not be allowed to remain on the surface.
Some strongly colored or oily ingredients may cause discoloration
if left on the surface.
Which polish should I use?
Depending on the finish applied, a
carnauba or bees wax can be used to polish a surface or product.
Regular polishing will keep your surface
looking beautiful and help defend against staining by creating
a barrier. Polishing is the first defense and is important.
Without regular polishing the surface may dull and be stained
There are some cleaning products which also polish. These
products may also help reduce staining. Please click
here for details
Is it waterproof?
Once the sealer has been applied the
concrete is more resistant to water as long as the sealed
surface remains undamaged. The sealer should be reapplied
periodically depending on intensity of use. The regular application
of wax polish is an important part of the surfaces defenceagainst
How do I clean it?
Our surfaces and products should be cleaned with warm soapy
water using a bleach free cleaning product such as Ecover
cleaning products. Scrubbing with abrasive powders or
pads is not recommended as this may dull and damage the surface
sheen and sealer coating. Corrosive / solvent materials and
cleaners should be avoided.
cut or chop on it?
Cutting and chopping or any other abrasive action should be
done on a chopping board and not directly on the surface or
Will it chip?
Edges / corners of the surface or product can be chipped if
knocked by heavy items. Care should be taken when using heavy
pots and pans.
It may be possible to mend chipped or damaged items. (Please
contact us for details).
Can I put hot pots on it?
Our surfaces / products are inherently heat resistant but
the surface sealants used may be damaged or discolored by
the heat from a hot utensil. We recommend the use of heat
resistant pads or trivets.