Stone and Tile PROS | Natural Stone, Tile, Concrete
StoneandTilepros.com | A service of...
Your Stone and Tile Information & Resource Super Site

Will Acetone Remove the Seal on Granite Countertops?

Q. We have hair line scratches in our Granite vanity counter top that look like it has just scratched the seal and not the stone. Will Acetone remove the sealer so we can verify, fix and reseal the area? Also what Acetone would be recommended for Granite?

A. You can purchase acetone in the paint department at Home Depot or Lowes. One bottle of acetone will be the same as another bottle, regardless of which acetone you select. It should not hurt the granite, however, depending on the type of sealer on the granite, acetone may not be effective. If this is the case, you could try using alcohol. Granite scratch removal and sealing are very specialized services, and we highly recommend you contact a PRO in your area if you feel like you‘re in over your head. Good luck!

 

0 (0)
Article Rating (No Votes)
Rate this article
Attached Files
There are no attachments for this article.
Comments
There are no comments for this article. Be the first to post a comment.
Name
Email
Security Code Security Code
Related Articles RSS Feed
How to remove quartz burn mark (Cambria)
Viewed 10829 times since Sat, May 9, 2009
Can you polish Mexican pavers?
Viewed 2602 times since Fri, Dec 26, 2008
How do I clean the hard water marks in my Travertine shower?
Viewed 22752 times since Tue, Nov 17, 2009
Crack In Newly Installed Quartzite Island Top
Viewed 18606 times since Tue, Mar 26, 2013
How to Remove Color-Enhancing Sealer on Marble Floor
Viewed 125 times since Thu, Mar 12, 2020
Excess Sealer on Travertine
Viewed 6579 times since Fri, Aug 29, 2008
Grout has stained lueders limestone
Viewed 6183 times since Tue, Aug 3, 2010
removing scratch marks from travertine floor
Viewed 7942 times since Fri, Aug 13, 2010
Cleaning Hard Water Stains on Granite Vanity Top
Viewed 3979 times since Thu, Aug 21, 2008
Solution for Stains on new limestone floor
Viewed 2929 times since Sat, Mar 31, 2007