What is Marble Armor?
Marble Armor is a clear protective polyurethane film that can be applied to stone surfaces to prevent stains, etching and bruising due to heavy impact.
Will Marble Armor prevent stains and etches?
Is Marble Armor a liquid?
Can Marble Armor wrap around the edges?
Yes, Marble Armor can wrap over the edge of countertops.
What cleaning chemicals can I use on Marble Armor?
Marble Armor is chemical resistant and will not be damaged by using typical household cleaners.
Is Marble Armor heat resistant?
Yes, Marble Armor has withstand temperatures up to 400F.
How often does Marble Armor need to be replaced?
Replacement frequency will vary depending on the level of traffic and use. Hospitality customers see about 6-10 years before needing replacement. Bars and restaurants replace approximately every 1-4 years and residential customers normally enjoy their Marble Armor for approximately 3-5 years.
Does Marble Armor installation create odors?
Installation does not create odors or VOCs. Marble Armor is environmentally safe.
How quickly can I use my counters after an installation?
Countertops can be lightly used within 2 hours after an install. Full bond takes approximately 72 hours.
How to clean and care for Marble Armor?
After installation you must wait 48 hours to clean the countertops.
Any drips or stains need to be removed, as soon as, possible with a neutral cleaner.
Never use an abrasive cleaner on the film.
Stubborn stains can be removed with 99% isopropyl alcohol.
Light scratches in the film will self-heal in 20-30 minutes at room temperature. In colder conditions, or to accelerate the process, pour warm water (120°F) over the affected area.
Avoid using high-pressure water near the edges of the film, it can cause the film to lift and/or become damaged.