Although marble is a durable surface, it still needs to be maintained if it is going to continue to look attractive in the years to come. Marble is porous and is prone to staining and scratching. That is why it is essential that marble surfaces are properly cared for. It is always advisable to use […]
Poor Marble Workmanship Some marble work is not done in a professional manner to begin with. Some tile setters are not even properly trained in natural stone installation. If you have a situation where the marble floor or shower installation in your home or business is not to your expectation, you may consider removing it […]
Marble Care Tips for Every Day Use Care of marble surfaces – When marble is first installed, it should be sealed along with the grout as soon as the grout has had time to cure, usually 3 – 7 days depending on the grout manufacturer. Failure to do this will allow the soiling and staining. […]
What types of Sealers to Use on Marble Marble is a very porous natural stone. Weather you have marble on your floor, shower, counter top, fireplace, steps or walls it needs to be sealed in order to prevent staining and for easier cleaning and maintenance. Stone sealers work by penetrating into the stone and filling […]
Always test new cleaning products on a scrap piece of marble before using it on your marble surface. If a scrap piece of marble is not available, use a ph test strip available at pool supply stores.
Customer called with urgency explaining that her black marble floor was dull and had lost its shine
The design of a house is always an important aspect of a person’s life, as the house should be a place to fit perfectly to our soul, to our personality and to our dreams. Thus, after a long tiresome working day, our home should be able to offer us the desired comfort, so as to disconnect us from the daily stress and help us recharge our batteries. Moreover, an important component of the house design is the floor. There are a lot of possibilities when choosing the floor materials, like marble, travertine, stone, wood and the list could go on.