Natural Stone Maintenace Tips

Keeping your Stone looking its best the longest Natural stone, is porous and will have a certain level of absorbency.  Polished stone has much less absorbency than a honed or flat stone.  But with stone it does mean that dirt can penetrated the surface and leave stains. By protecting and correctly maintaining the surface, the majority of…

The best care and maintenance for your natural stone in Pittsburgh.

Pittsburgh Marble Maintenance Tips 1: Furniture Soft stone, such as marble, limestone, and many variations of slate are rarely used (do not buy) as counter tops in a kitchen.  These stones tend to scratch easily and they react with acid, leaving unsightly dull or light patches called “etching.”   Soft stones require more maintenance and care. You will mostly see…

Pittsburgh Area Marble Polishing

There are so many beautiful marble floors in Pittsburgh! Whether it’s the South Hills, North Hills, Fox Chapel, or New Kensington. Today we were in Moon Township, polishing a beautiful sandy-colored marble with hints of pink. This collage shows the 5-step process of polishing, using different diamond grits to take out scratches and bring the…