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Guidelines to restore chipped Granite Worktops

Granite worktops are available in a variety of colors and patterns. It is a durable stone with amazing properties. Several monuments, temples and palaces have been adorned by the beauty of granite. Each granite stone is a creative addition to the household. It is widely applicable and renders its service for a long time.

These tiles are epitome of long lasting beauty and luster. One doesn't need to work hard towards their maintenance. They don't get damaged easily but face cracks or chips due to minor negligence. You can restore these chips with the given below strategy.

First, clean the chipped area with a soft sponge. Dip the sponge in the solution of warm water and soap. Wipe the surface thoroughly, so that the dirt and grease get detached from the granite worktops.

Let the surface dry completely. Keep the area untouched for at least an hour. There shouldn't be a single trace of water or cleaner on its surface.

Now, cover the broken area with a masking tape. Don't forget to tape the area near the chipped surface.

Wear the gloves and prepare a paste of epoxy resin and a hardener. These constituents should be mixed in a required quantity. Hence, you should read the instructions on the cover to know the concentration of the resin.

Now, apply the mixture on the chipped area. Spread the mixture uniformly with help of a tongue depressor. You can remove the excess paste from the tile with help of a razor blade.