Cleaning, honing, polshing and sealing marble and stone floors and surfaces on your own never delivers the results you are looking for. It just can't restore the wear, scratches and dull marks from acidic foods, drinks and products. At Santa Barbara Tile, Marble & Stone Care we are your local experts for marble and stone cleaning, honing, polishing and sealing. Our technicians specialize in the handling of any type of natural stone floor or surface - onyx, granite, marble, saltillo, limestone, soapstone, sandstone, natural stone, ceasarstone, silestone, quartzite, brick, pavers, concrete and much more. We can clean, wax, seal, finish, hone, polish, stain, color enhance, and protect your interior floors and surfaces. Whether it's a floor, counter-top, island, backsplash, shower, fireplace, barbecue area, patio or any other surface our cleaning and polishing method will restore the marble or stone to the manufacturers shine or better! You can even choose the level of shine: dull or matte, satin, pre-polish, polish, and high-gloss.
WHAT EXACTLY DOES STONE RESTORATION INVOLVE?
Mechanical abrasion (or “diamond grinding”) is the removal of damage and scratches from the stone. Every stone surface requires different techniques and methods and careful and even application. These techniques and methods include vitrification, conditioning, and the adding of calcium to the stone.