Maintaining a natural stone worktops can be tricky, you have to be careful and not apply any abrasive or acidic products such as vinegar and bleach. There are ways to keep your granite kitchen worktops clean and shiny even without buying granite only cleaners.
You will need micro-fibre cloths, warm water, washing up liquid and a little bit of rubbing alcohol or Isopropyl alcohol (91%).
First, wash the granite surface with soapy water using a micro-fibre cloth. Then dry using dry and clean micro-fibre cloth.
To disinfect your granite kitchen worktop fill a spray bottle with 50% water and 50% rubbing alcohol. Spray onto the worktop then leave for a couple of minutes. Using a damp micro-fibre cloth wipe the solution.
Rubbing alcohol is used to remove grease, grime and soap residues from granite kitchen worktops. Apply periodically to disinfect your granite worktops and keep them shiny.