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Damaged Dimension Stone Panels
Damaged Dimension Stone Panels
Should damaged dimension stone panels be restored or replaced? Dimension stone panels are vertically placed, non load-bearing stone slabs, found…
Soft Water Can Damage Marble
Soft Water Can Damage Marble
Most people are familiar with hard water damage on natural stone, but did you know that soft water can also…
Poultice Leaving a Bigger Stain?
Poultice Leaving a Bigger Stain?
Here’s a consumer question regarding their concern about a poultice leaving behind a bigger stain on marble. A homeowner submitted…
Benchtop Care: Cloudiness and Haze
Benchtop Care: Cloudiness and Haze
Have you noticed a haze or cloudiness on the surface of your natural stone benchtops? Natural stone benchtops provide an…
How Sealers Protect Your Stone
How Sealers Protect Your Stone
Kitchen benchtops, bathroom vanity tops, bar tops, and the like are especially prone to staining because they are exposed to…
Is It Really Granite?
Is It Really Granite?
Granite is a popular countertop material because it is durable, resistant to scratches, chips, and heat, and relatively easy to…
Tips To Remove Stains From Bird Droppings
Tips To Remove Stains From Bird Droppings
People may love hearing and seeing birds, but nobody loves bird droppings, especially on their outdoor kitchen countertops or other…
Getting Rid of Streaks on Natural Stone
Getting Rid of Streaks on Natural Stone
Do you have streaking —cloudy, uneven patterns —on the surface of your natural stone floors? This article explains the causes…
Common Tile Cleaning Mistakes
Common Tile Cleaning Mistakes
Tile and grout floors and surfaces are durable and relatively easy to keep clean. When sweeping and mopping don’t suffice,…