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Limestone Polishing Houston

Modern Stone Care is Houston’s premiere natural stone cleaning and restoration service. Our natural stone services include cleaning, polishing, honing and sealing all natural stone hard surfaces used today in the Houston area. We specialize in limestone, marble, granite, travertine, slate and all types of tile and grout. With years of experience in flooring, countertops, shower walls and more, we pride ourselves on being Houston’s leading limestone polishing and restoration ...
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Water Damaged Natural Stone Houston

Water Damaged Natural Stone Houston

Hurricane Harvey hit Houston in August but left standing water in many areas through the beginning of September. In the wake of all of this tragic flooding, it left many home and business owners with damaged property. If you are one of these owners, who is faced with having to rebuild, you may find yourself shuffling through the destruction asking, "Can this be restored or do I need to replace ...
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Travertine Hole Filling Houston

-What is Travertine? Travertine is a highly porous, beautiful, natural stone that is known for it's versatility. Travertine is so adaptive in application that it has become one of the most popular choices of stone to use in homes for showers, kitchen counter tops, back-splashes, indoor flooring, courtyard flooring, pool surroundings and more. However, as mentioned, Travertine's surface is extremely porous, lending it to be covered in many tiny holes ...
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Travertine Honing Houston

Travertine Honing Restoring Travertine is a multi-step process. In order to get the finished product desired the stone must be ground down, honed, sealed, polished and buffed. Most people are pretty familiar with what it means to seal, polish and buff stone but why must the stone be ground down and honed first? What is honing? Why Grind The Stone? Grinding the stone is a very important step that is ...
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Travertine Sealing Houston

While Travertine is durable, it is also a natural and porous stone, which makes it especially vulnerable to staining. Travertine requires sealing to protect it from absorbing liquids and receiving superficial scratches. A sealant will not protect against all damage from acidic substances such as soda, wine or harsh chemicals found in cleaning products but it will reduce the impact and extend the longevity of the stone. The sealant acts ...
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Travertine Cleaning Houston

Travertine is a natural stone with growing popularity all over the world. It's become one of the most common choices for counter tops, floors, showers, outdoor landscaping and more. As the usage of Travertine expands the knowledge of how to properly protect and preserve the stone becomes more valuable. In order to understand the upkeep of this stone it's important to first understand what makes it unique. Travertine is the ...
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Marble Hole Filling Houston

With the advancement of flooring technology has brought a variety of innovative methods for filling in holes, cracks and chips in marble floors. All sorts of marble tile or stone problems can be easily fixed with the variety of processes offered by Modern Stone Care, based on these methods. At Modern Stone Care we stay up to date with latest methods for floor restoration and invest the time and efforts ...
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Marble Polishing Houston

Modern Stone Care based in Houston, TX, has been maintaining and restoring Houston residential and commercial natural stone and tile floors and surfaces. We specialize in marble, granite, travertine, limestone, slate and all sorts of tile and grout. Modern Stone Care has years of experience in flooring, we pride ourselves on being Houston’s leading marble polishing and restoration company. Our experience, quality of work, expertise and competitive pricing is what ...
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Marble Grinding Houston

The most powerful process of marble floor restoration is grinding. This process is also referred as flattening or lippage removal. This step removes roughness and all the ledges, while bringing flatness to marble floors.  Grinding also removes the deepest of stains and scratches. Grinding is important to marble floor restoration process because it's the setup for honing, polishing and sealing.  It's best to have your floors grinned by professionals, at ...
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Marble Sealing Houston

A very important factor in restoring marble floors is sealing, this is the process of protecting your marble floors from any unwanted staining. It's best to seal your marble floors when you first have them installed in your home and after a deep clean every year.    Marble is a natural stone with inner holes absorbs moisture which includes stains. This is why sealing your marble floors during and after ...
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Marble Cleaning Houston

Because of the sensitivity of acid, marble floors must be cleaned with alkaline cleaning solution. We're extremely careful not to get your marble stoned floors too wet, if your floors are too wet flooding or water logging can occur. It's important to us because using soap and water can cause damage to your floors by going to deep in the surface. Like every natural stone floor, they must be cleaned ...
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Natural Stone Floor Polishing

When your stones become damaged from daily use and not regularly cleaned, you need the natural stone floor restoration professionals at Modern Stone Care. Our technicians use numerous flooring process to restore your stone back to its natural beauty. The polishing process we use emphasizes on grit along with a combination of grit compounds to bring out shine on floors. Modern Stone Care specializes in polishing, marble, travertine, granite, limestone ...
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Limestone Floor Polishing

Limestone is a rock that is metamorphic and nonfoliated, it is composed of calcite (which is a form of crystalline calcium carbonate). Limestone comes in various shades of black, brown, gray white and yellow. We get asked about our limestone polishing service, in some instances you might not need a floor polish to your limestone to see a brand new shine but that if your floors are maintained properly. For ...
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Slate Floor Polishing

Slate is material that's very popular not only for fireplace but especially for flooring. Slate floors can add an earthly feel to a room, it has natural beauty and very durable. To maintain it beauty your slate floor need to be properly cared. With regular maintenance, your slate floors can stay warm and beautiful for years to come. Your best option for keeping your slate floors clean is to contact ...
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Marble Floor Polishing Companies

There are different techniques and methods for polishing marble floor. The marble floor polishing specialists at Modern Stone Care will evaluate your floors and present several options that's best for you. One option for polishing marble floors is the use of use diamond abrasives to hone the stone, afterwards change to powdered abrasive for the final polish. Powdered abrasives contain crystals of tin oxide or aluminum oxide. These powders are ...
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Granite Polishing

Granite is a tough, heat resistant stone that perfect in hiding soil. In about a period of one year, granite will have luster loss and wear down on it sealer. It will need to be sealed and deep cleaned (restoration) yearly to restore its original appearance, having the smooth texture when touched, and protect it from any damage in the future. At Modern Stone Care we not only restore your ...
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Travertine Polishing Houston

Travertine is a special stone that comes in variety of different finishes. Travertine comes in what is defined as filled and unfilled. Meaning that travertine stone has natural holes that run throughout the stone. The filled travertine is exactly what means, the holes are filled presenting the stone with a smooth finish floors or other areas of your home. Have you ever wanted to have your travertine floors polished? Whatever ...
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Why Choose Marble Flooring

Marble is one of the most elegant flooring materials you can select for your home. All natural, it is harvested from a mountain in excellent slabs of stone, which is then refined and sliced down into the individual tiles, mosaics and slabs that are used in standard flooring processes. Throughout history marble flooring has been associated with a sense of opulence and wealth. It's a material that has decorate the ...
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