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Getting Rid of Hard Water Stain on Quartz San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 16 August 2019

Quartz is often marketed as a surface material that’s impervious to staining. With natural stone such as marble, there’s a concern among homeowners about water seeping through the pores when…

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Reasons to Seal Travertine Flooring San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 14 August 2019

Travertine is a type of sedimentary rock usually found in geological sites where geothermal activity resulted in the concentration of calcium carbonate within groundwater pools. It’s common in hot spring…

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Why Purchase Calacatta Marble Counters San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 09 August 2019

The finest marble used during the Roman Empire came from the Carrara quarries in Tuscany, the same region where Calacatta is extracted. Carrara marble is highly sought after by homeowners…

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Best Granite Countertop Polish San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 07 August 2019

Of all the types of natural stone you can choose for your flooring, countertop surfaces, and vertical panels, granite is one of the top choices. Many homeowners choose granite because…

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Quartz Countertop Polishing San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 26 July 2019

When real estate listings make the news, chances are celebrities are involved in the transaction. Such was the case in mid-2019, when Formula One racer Helio Castroneves put his Fort…

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Directly Cutting on Stone Countertops San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 24 July 2019

Nature doesn’t create all types of natural stone the same. Some happen to be more durable and resilient than others, particularly in terms of hardness. Most of the types of…

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How Frequently Should You Seal Natural-Stone Countertops San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 19 July 2019

When you travel to the Tuscany region in Italy, you’ll notice marble can be found in numerous public and commercial spaces. After all, this is where the legendary Carrara quarries…

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Things that Cause Stains on Marble Countertops San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 17 July 2019

Whether in the kitchen or the bathroom, marble countertops are a high mark of interior design. There’s no question marble is one of the prettiest construction materials you can install…

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Best Granite Countertop Cleaner San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 12 July 2019

When you choose to install granite tiles or slabs in your home, you’ll have to make a commitment to keeping this natural stone looking great. One of the advantages of…

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Benefits of Granite Flooring San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 10 July 2019

Granite is a popular choice of construction material among homeowners who want an aesthetic solution for their kitchen and bathroom countertops, but this natural stone is sometimes overlooked as a…

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Can You Clean Quartz with Granite Cleaner San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 05 July 2019

When it comes to proper maintenance of natural-stone or engineered flooring and countertops, selection of cleaning products is crucial. Unlike solid surface, laminate, and ceramic construction materials, quartz and natural…

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How to Maintain Shine on Granite San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 03 July 2019

Thanks to its high quartz content, granite is a stone that can naturally shine after it’s cut with a giant saw with diamond blades and polished with diamond polishing heads…

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Cut on Quartz Countertops San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 28 June 2019

The simple answer is yes, you can technically cut on top of your quartz countertops, but there’s really no good reason for doing so. Quartz can sometimes be found in…

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Seal a Marble Shower San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 26 June 2019

In 2019, a couple of high-profile property listings caught the attention of people who follow the world of celebrity real estate in Manhattan. One was a Chelsea loft once owned…

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Things that Can Stain Quartz Countertops San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 21 June 2019

Let’s say your household is fortunate to have one or more practitioners of the culinary arts, and you’re looking to install stylish countertops in the kitchen. Quartz is a great…

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Causes of Darks Spots on Granite Countertops San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 19 June 2019

One aspect or lighter colored granite is that there’s a higher concentration of crystalline minerals such as quartz, and darker colors indicate the presence of biotite minerals. When granite tiles…

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Daring for Slate Countertops San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 14 June 2019

Slate is one of the most traditional natural-stone materials you can choose for your counters, particularly in the kitchen. Centuries before dark granite slabs became popular in North American kitchens,…

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Quartz or Granite San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 12 June 2019

Despite having been around since the late 1960s, quartz is a relatively new trend among North American homeowners. Engineered stone has been used in commercial spaces for decades, but it…

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Home Bar with Granite Countertop San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 07 June 2019

Wet bars have become a trendy real estate feature among celebrities. In 2019, listings posted by Hollywood actress Kaley Cuoco, NHL star Bobby Clarke, and television producer Robert Kirkman all…

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High-Alkaline & Acidic Substances & Etching San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 05 June 2019

Alkaline substances are defined by their acidity as measured on the pH logarithmic scale, which runs from zero to .14. Alkaline measures directional on a scale from .7 to .14,…

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Cleaning Mold Off Shower Made of Marble San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | 31 May 2019

In a memorable episode of the reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Kylie Jenner mentioned that her office featured a marble shower, which wasn’t actually shown until she…

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