If your home has granite countertops, there are a few simple guidelines you can follow in order to keep them looking beautiful. For more stubborn dirt or more extensive damage, schedule a visit from a company offering professional granite cleaning. Meanwhile, watch this video for some tips on how to look after your granite countertops.

The video recommends washing your granite countertops regularly, using warm, soapy water and a cloth. Wipe the counters down with the soap solution, then rinse off the residue with a clean cloth. Finally, use a towel to dry the counters completely. The presenter also demonstrates how to remove wine stains from granite.