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Natural Stone Polish Tips San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | October 19, 2018

After natural-stone blocks are extracted from quarries, they go through a masonry process that involves cutting, forming, and finishing prior to installation. Depending on the methodology and style of work followed by the stonemasons, the tiles and slabs produced can be finished in many ways. Flamed and brushed finishing is ideal for the outdoors and…

Natural Stone Sealer Tips San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | October 17, 2018

A little-known fact about classic sculptures from the Renaissance period is that artists chose to leave their white marble surfaces unpainted because they thought this was an aesthetic from ancient Greece. In reality, those sculptures were originally painted in very colorful schemes, but the primitive paint had fallen off by the time they were unearthed…

Natural Stone Cleaner Guide San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | October 12, 2018

Daily cleaning is one of the keys to keeping natural stone looking great. If you’re new to stone care and aren’t sure how to clean granite and other types of natural stone such as marble, sandstone, travertine, and slate, proper stone care begins with choosing the right cleaning products, and Granite Gold Daily Cleaner® is…

Marble in Kitchen Considerations San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | October 10, 2018

In October 2018, an article published by The New York Times provided an interesting glimpse of modern interior design trends. The focus of the article was a Manhattan penthouse that Instagram “influencers” can rent for the purpose of taking photographs and producing videos featuring the products they promote and endorse. This luxury apartment featured laminate…

Make Small Bathroom Like a Spa San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | October 9, 2018

Everyone wants a large and luxurious bathroom to sit and relax in at the end of the day, but what do you do if your bathroom is smaller than you’d like? Do you have to settle for a life of subpar bathroom comfort? Not at all. You can make even the smallest bathroom feel like…

Remove Water Spots from Natural Stone San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | October 5, 2018

Bathhouse ruins in places such as Caracalla, Bath, and Wiesbaden are certainly magnificent, but they would look even better these days had ancient builders been able to develop a sealant formula. Marble and travertine, the most commonly found materials in ancient bathhouses, happen to be very porous and absorbent, which means they’re susceptible to water…

Popular Quartz Brands San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | October 3, 2018

For many decades, engineered stone wasn’t associated with branding. It was mostly called quartz because that was the name originally given to the construction material patented by the Italian company known as Breton. In the 20th century, quartz was almost exclusively installed in commercial establishments and public structures. It wasn’t until around 2001 that engineered…

Corian Countertops Benefits San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | September 28, 2018

Corian is a construction material with an interesting history that dates back to the late 1960s. It was developed by DuPont and introduced to American home builders in 1971, around the same time initial fabrication of quartz was taking place in Europe. In just one decade, Corian’s status among interior decorators went from functional to…

Quartz Counter Things to Look For San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | September 26, 2018

According to a market research report published in 2018, the value of the global quartz market will increase to $9 billion by the year 2025. While this projection includes tiles, slabs, and panels, the bulk of the growth will be centered on bathroom and kitchen countertops. The current trend of choosing quartz for countertops is…

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