Changing the Color of Marble... Is This Possible?
Q. Can I change the color of my pink marble top? I have a coffee table with a pink marble top about 30 years old. Love the table, but pink top is outdated. Would like to change the color of the marble. Can this be done? Is pink a naturally occurr... Read More
Have you ever heard of Doctored Travertine?
Q: In India, I have heard that Travertine stone is doctored by adding a substrate to the base of another hard cheaper stone. How can I know whether it is so without breaking it? A: Many of the black granites from India are darkened with dyes, but to... Read More
Restoration of Crema Marfil
Q. I have a new home (1 year old). I chose to have crema marfil marble installed in the master bath. The entire floor and the walk-in shower are crema marfil. Neither the installer or the contractor gave me any warning about care of the ston... Read More
How do I take wax off a travertine floor?
Q. How do I take wax off a travertine floor? A. You will need to use an alkaline stripper / degreaser, available at Stone Care Central. Be careful to follow the instructions on the label. Fred M. Hueston Chief Technical Directorwww.ston... Read More