TIPS & ARTICLES

How to Remove Ring-Shaped Marks on Marble
People commonly ask, "What causes ring-shaped marks and white spots on marble?" "Is there a product I can use to get rid of this type of stain?" and "Is there a sealer I can apply to restore the shine and prevent this problem?" Let's unpack these concepts.
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How to Remove Shower Calcium Deposits
Do you have a white film or scaly buildup on your tile or stone shower? That's calcium deposits. Here are some DIY solutions you can try yourself to remove them before you reach out for professional services.
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Are Steam Cleaners Safe For Natural Stone?
There are many wrong ways to clean natural stone, which is why we recommend leaving heavy cleaning to an experienced stone restoration professional. Steam cleaning should be used with care and sparingly, or better yet, not at all.
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Can Skin Soap Damage Natural Stone?
With an abundance of skin cleaning products on the market, from bars and scrubs to foams and gels, knowing which ones to avoid using around your natural stone can be tricky. This article provides the details you need.
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Glossary of Natural Stone Finishes
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.
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Pros and Cons of Prefab Countertops
If you are considering going with prefabricated countertops rather than custom cut slab countertops in order to save money, it's important to understand that your investment decision involves more than just price. Here are the pros and cons of prefabricated countertops.
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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.
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Countertops: Your Essential Guide
Thinking about purchasing new countertops? You're going to love the SurpHace 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.
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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.
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