Choosing the right natural stone finish for your intended use is essential. Our glossary of finishes will help you understand natural stone finishes and what finish is best for your purposes.
3 Tips for Comparing Stone Restoration Bids
Choosing a stone restoration contractor by comparing bids based on price only can be a costly mistake. Here are three tips for comparing stone restoration bids.
Why Pool Decks Turn Green and Black
What is that green and black stuff that grows on pool decks? Read this article to learn what it is, how to remove it, and how to minimize the likelihood of future discoloration.
Stone Fabrication. Stone Restoration. What’s the Difference?
Are you considering natural stone as a material for your kitchen or bath new construction or renovation plans? You’ll need to enlist the services of both a stone fabricator and a stone restoration contractor. Here are the details.
Resolve Dirty Grout Problems Once and For All
If your grout looks dirty or seems to be a dirt magnet, there are real, lasting solutions available. Read this article to learn how to resolve dirty grout problems once and for all.
Countertops: Your Essential Guide
Thinking about purchasing new countertops? You’re going to love the Surface BUZZ magazine Kitchen Countertop edition! When you begin your search for the right countertop material for your new kitchen, it is important to educate yourself on all your options before you make your selection.
Limestone Selection and Care
For anyone considering having limestone installed, as well as anyone with an existing installation, read this article to learn where limestone works best, why limestone is not suitable for wet areas, and how to care for limestone.
Removing Urine Stains and Odors on Natural Stone
Urine stains and odors can be difficult to remove from natural stone. Here are some step-by-step instructions for both urine stain and odor removal.
Is My Stone Really Stained?
We have received many calls regarding “staining,” and in some cases the issue is not a stain at all. Here are some examples of stone problems that look like stains but are not actually stains.
Is My Countertop Quartzite or Marble?
Quartzite will not etch or scratch. If you have quartzite that is etched and scratched, it may actually be marble. This article explains the difference so that you can tell what countertop material you truly have.