Expert Answers in cleaning
Why does my Marble Floor have Orange Rust Stains and How can I remove them?
Well… I assume when you say dolomite you are referring to a type of marble, that might in fact be a type of limestone that is commercially referred to as a marble. I assume you…Read More
How to Remove Adhesive Stains from a Calcutta marble countertop
ANSWER - The only glue they should be using on a marble countertop is the resin adhesive to bond the section together or to bond the apron to the slab. Sometimes if they have joints…Read More
Will Sealing a Saltillo Tile prevent the White Efflorescence Staining?
ANSWER - Sealing a Saltillo tile doesn't waterproof the tile. Sealing the tile only makes it moisture resistant. A sealer should help to minimize the white efflorescence staining, but it may or may not stop…Read More
How do I remove the Dull Appearance of my Tile Floor
ANSWER - I doubt that you have a glazed porcelain tile floor. A glazed tile is a tile with a glass-like coating on the surface that can't be altered unless you have abused it in…Read More
How to clean Unfilled Travertine Floors
ANSWER - I would never recommend installing unfilled travertine or any unfilled stone on a floor or it will collect dirt that could then develop into microbial growth if moisture is present. It would be…Read More
How can I keep my Porcelain Floor Tile from giving off a Dirt that doesn't come clean?
ANSWER - A true porcelain tile will not degrade or bleed that would cause a residue on the surface of the tile that would transfer to your socks. Porcelain tile is very dense and fired…Read More
What is Causing my Kitchen Marble Countertop to Stain?
ANSWER - Marble isn't the safest material to use on a kitchen countertop because it is primarily comprised of calcium carbonate that is chemical sensitive and has a tendency to scratch. Having a honed surface…Read More
Why do my Plank Floor Tiles have a Haze or have Lost its Color?
ANSWER - Tiles should not lose their color from cleaning. There are a lot of variables to consider. First what kind of tile is it and how was it manufactured. I will assume it is…Read More
How do we remove a Urethane Grout Haze from a Tile?
ANSWER - If you rub too hard you might damage the tile. The best approach is to contact the manufacturer of the urethane grout and ask them how best to remove the urethane grout haze. …Read More
How do you remove stains in Limestone in an Exterior Application?
ANSWER - Limestone stone is a calcium carbonate sedimentary natural stone. It contains various minerals such as ferrous oxide that when subjected to excessive moisture can develop mineral stains. Sometimes this is just minor staining…Read More