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Posted by Stone Care Experts | April 28, 2017

At Granite Gold®, we believe you can never seal your granite too often for superior protection against stains, dullness, and etching. Still, it’s important to recognize when your granite needs to be sealed in case the existing coat has worn off. Some types of granite are also more porous than others and need more frequent…

Posted by Stone Care Experts | April 26, 2017

When your granite countertops or shower tiles were installed, you were likely advised to seal the granite regularly to prevent stains. Though sealant is important for natural stone countertops and showers, your stone should also be polished on a regular basis to prevent dullness and keep the stone smooth. Here are 5 tips for polishing…

Dark Granite Counters in San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | April 21, 2017

Dark granite countertops, especially black and grey, are an absolute favorite among many homeowners because they create a boldness that looks great in just about any style kitchen or bathroom. The popularity of dark granite is due to its many advantages. However, some might argue there are a few minor disadvantages as well. The Pros…

Cleaning Grout Tips in San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | April 19, 2017

Stone tiles are an attractive option for floors, showers, countertops, and more. They come in different colors, shades, patterns, and sizes and have added to the aesthetic appeal of many homes. However, while cleaning stone tiles, some people forget to clean the grout between them. Those who do remember to clean the grout may also…

Posted by Stone Care Experts | April 14, 2017

Marble, granite, slate, and other natural stone used for flooring and countertops requires maintenance that calls for the exclusive use of specially formulated cleaners. This means common household cleaners should never be used on natural stone under any circumstances. The problem with common household cleaners is that most of them have abrasive properties that break…

Posted by Stone Care Experts | April 12, 2017

When it comes to choosing natural stone tiles for the flooring in your home or office, you will find a wide range of colors and striking designs that only nature can produce. Following are 6 types of natural stone with some awesome colors that make attractive choices for living spaces. 1. Granite Colors Yellow to golden…

Little-Known Facts About Granite
Posted by Stone Care Experts | April 7, 2017

Granite is a popular choice for countertops in bathrooms and kitchens, and it’s easy to see why. It’s durable, attractive, and comes in styles that can suit any home’s décor. However, there’s more to granite than good looks alone. The Stone Care Experts at Granite Gold® want to share a few fun facts you might…

Strains on Granite
Posted by Stone Care Experts | April 5, 2017

Granite is a popular countertop material for a myriad of reasons, but this stone is not without its due course of maintenance and proper care. When it comes to granite care, many homeowners already know the importance of regularly cleaning, sealing, and polishing granite to maintain a beautiful finish and protect the stone from penetration…

Granite Counters in San DIego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | March 31, 2017

Sealing your granite countertops regularly protects the granite from stains, etches, and other damage. The good news is sealing granite is an easy do-it-yourself project. Many homeowners seal their granite counters once or twice a year, although you can seal them more regularly if you wish because it is not possible to over-seal natural stone. Here…

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