Do not place high temperature objects such as teapot, crock pot, electric frying pan or other heat-generating appliances directly on the Formica® Solid Surfacing product. Hot cookware and heat-generating appliances can damage the countertop surface. The use of a trivet or other insulating pad is recommended.
Avoid cutting on your Formica® Solid Surfacing top. Under excessive or abusive usage conditions, Formica® Solid Surfacing will show cut marks. The use of a cutting board is recommended.
While Formica® Solid Surfacing is resistant to most common household chemicals, some strong acid or alkaline cleaners and cleansers can mar or permanently discolor Formica® Solid Surfacing if allowed to remain on the surface for an extended period. Accidental spills or splatters from harsh materials should be wiped off immediately and then rinsed with water.
Potentially harmful compositions include:
Download this information guide in the full Formica Solid Surfacing Use & Care Guide and Warranty PDF.
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