Limestone fireplace surround is another kind of surrounding which is used with the purpose of adorning the place around the mantelpiece. This kind of mantelpiece surround requires a special care in order to keep in clean because the color of the limestone is white. By the way limestone is considered to be an appropriate material for building mantelpieces, but at the same time is soft and has many spores. So using common cleaning sprays can also be a reason of some discoloration and scratches. By the way, putting different accessories like vases or other decorating things can leave dark spots that can be impossible to clean.
So, how to clean a limestone fireplace surround. During the process of cleaning a fireplace it is necessary to be careful, because some things can damage the surface. Marble and limestone surrounds fireplaces always require a special way. So there are some simple pieces of advice that will help to keep the mantelpiece surround neat. For some time, people don’t have enough time to do the cleaning properly, so it is quite important to do it in the right manner.
The best variant is to use a piece of clothing which is made of cotton or other very soft material. Instead of using different sprays it is better to make a use of any diluted soap. The same way of cleaning is for marble or limestone surrounds which is around of electric fires. Electric fire is a new modern way that is becoming a very good alternative that can give an opportunity not to use firewood. It is easy to use the electricity instead of wood, but the way of cleaning is the same as for ordinary mantelpiece.
Well, all materials of making a mantelpiece have their advantages and disadvantages as well as different ways to purify it.