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- White Marble turning Yellow
Q: Hi. I have applied a poultice of DE and iron out to white marble to try to remove the iron. Where do you purchase a chelating agent that is to follow? A: If the iron out works than a chealting agent would not be needed. For t... Read More
- How do I prepare a poultice & use it to remove stains?
Q. How do I create a poultice to remove stains? I know that to remove stains from my granite countertops that I need to make a poultice, but how do I do it?A. Here is how you do it:First, understand what a poultice is. It is simply a chemical o... Read More
- I think the cleaning company spilled toilet bowl cleaner on my black granite floor and it left a stain. What do I do?
Q. I think the cleaning company spilled toilet bowl cleaner on my black granite floor and it left a stain. What do I do?A. There are several possibilities. One, it is possible that you have a stone that has been 'doctored.' Some less than repu... Read More
- Can you please provide some definition of Sealer for Stone?
Q. Can you please provide some definition of Sealer for Stone?A. Excellent question! For starters, when referring to stone, the word sealer is wrong. Well, technically it is not, but the reason why I said that it is wrong is because sealers for ston... Read More
- Why White Marble Turns Yellow: Causes and Cures
Fred M. Hueston, PhD Sitting in my office one morning I received a call from a very upset home builder. He told me he was building a two million-dollar home on the west coast of Florida. They had installed nearly 3500 square feet of a white st... Read More
- Oil Stain Removal
Q: What ingredients do I use to make a poultice for oil stain removal off of a stone tile? What ingredients do I use to make a poultice for oil stain removal off of a stone tile? A: The good news is, your stone is not damaged, but sim... Read More
- White Marble Floor Turning Yellow
Q: We just recently had a white marble installed on our bathroom floor and just noticed the section that is getting no sun from our window (it is being blocked from our tub deck) is yellow. It does have a heating system installed under it. Do you hav... Read More