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Questions regarding the care and maintenance of Marble, Travertine, Limestone and Terazzo. I can also help with Granite.

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I am an experienced trainer working with contract cleaners trying to add hard surfaces to their list of offered services. I have a line of stone care products for sale and offer technical support for these products which gives me an edge with regard to working with natural stone.


Palomar College - undergraduate studies ISS IICRC credited training for hard surfaces

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COIT Services Stanley Steemer Hydroforce

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2016-12-10 Marble stained with water from below:

Natasha,    The floor will need to be rehabilitated or you risk damage to the interior structure. I would recommend a general contractor for this.     If the stain to the stone (And I would need to know

2015-06-24 Marble leaking watery substance through Grout:

In my experience this is an indication of seepage under the slab. This is normal and very difficult to be rid of as it is a water table issue. I guess that you will have to decide if the issue with the

2015-06-23 Marble leaking watery substance through Grout:

This looks like mineral deposits. That is a sign of water in the foundation. It is common but will eventually damage, or may have already damaged the floor. The probable reason it has not been dealt with

2015-03-11 Removal of hard water stains on colored concrete:

Hard water spots are basically minerals from hard water. Minerals can be removed with a high concentration acid. Unfortunately this can also damage the concrete finish too. I suggest using a combination

2015-02-18 Flooring Container ..:

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