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Reasons to Seal Travertine Flooring San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | August 14, 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 areas where mineralization processes formed mounds and terraces. Ancient masonry workshops in the Roman Empire preferred to work with travertine when building parts of monumental…

Benefits of Granite Flooring San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | July 10, 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 flooring material. Even if you opt for engineered stone or laminate material for your counters, you should strongly consider installing granite tiles on your floors….

Mop Natural Stone Flooring San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | April 19, 2019

Proper maintenance of natural-stone flooring boils down to realizing that Mother Nature created and nurtured the beautiful surfaces of your home, and now it’s up to you to care for them. The finishing process stone tiles go through prior to installation isn’t natural. The polished limestone floors that adorn your foyer didn’t look like that…

How to Clean Marble Flooring San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | January 16, 2019

The history of marble being cut into square tiles for flooring purposes goes back to the days before the magnificent Parthenon in Greece, which means it hasn’t gone out of style in more than 2,500 years. During this time, marble extraction, finishing, installation, and cleaning techniques have greatly advanced and improved. Marble flooring requires a…

Natural Stone Floors in Home
Posted by Stone Care Experts | July 18, 2018

As a homeowner interested in upgrading your floors, the various options you can consider fall into two main categories: natural and engineered. Natural materials include hardwood, bamboo, and stones such as slate, granite, and marble. In the engineered category, you can find laminate materials, ceramic tiles, vinyl, carpeting, quartz, and engineered hardwood. Flooring materials tend…

Stone Tile Floors
Posted by Stone Care Experts | June 29, 2018

Natural stone is the best choice of material for homeowners who wish to upgrade their floors and boost the value of their properties. In the United States, homeowners have a quite a few types of natural-stone floor tiles to choose from. Making the right choice is a matter of considering interior décor preferences, cost, and…

Mudroom Stone Flooring
Posted by Stone Care Experts | May 4, 2018

Some coastal homes have side entrances that serve as spaces where residents and guests can drop off their sandy shoes, towels, surfboards, and fishing gear as they return from the beach. There was a time when mudrooms exclusively preceded the foyer. These days, they are more likely to be connected to the garage or the…

Slate Flooring San Diego, CA
Posted by Stone Care Experts | February 21, 2018

You have a lot of options for flooring, even if you’ve already narrowed down your choices to natural stone. While granite and travertine have a lot to offer, slate is a unique choice with beautiful shades that complement any design. Slate is one of the most forgiving types of stone when it comes to spills…

Best Stone Tile for Kitchen Floor
Posted by Stone Care Experts | December 29, 2017

Residential trends come and go. It was not that long ago when condominium developers in large metro areas came up with the idea of designing floor plans without functional kitchens. The idea was that the advent of smartphone apps and food delivery services would prompt city dwellers to forgo cooking altogether. However, things turned out…