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How to Keep Lobby Floors Gorgeous – Terrazzo Maintenance DO’s and DON’Ts

How to Keep Lobby Floors Gorgeous – Terrazzo Maintenance DO’s and DON’Ts

Ease of terrazzo maintenance is one of the key reasons why terrazzo is found in so many lobbies where traffic is very heavy. Terrazzo is one of the best flooring materials for public buildings.

Chicago Terrazzo Maintenance GRANITE COUNTERTOPS VS QUARTZ (PROS AND CONS)

GRANITE COUNTERTOPS VS QUARTZ (PROS AND CONS)

Granite has been a champion of countertops for quite a while, although now people consider the choice of quartz vs granite countertop more often. In this blog we discuss the Pros and Cons of these two most controversial countertop materials.

If you are debating on which one you really want and need, the following information might help you in this important decision making.

Trendy floor that is a king of durability and a long-lasting beauty, terrazzo is a valuable asset in any modern or historic building. Although terrazzo floors are exceptionally durable, their appearance will be altered based on how well and in which manner they have been maintained over the years. Based on my extensive experience

5 Problems And Solutions For Your Granite Countertops In Your Kitchen

5 Problems And Solutions For Your Granite Countertops In Your Kitchen

I will highlight 5 Basic problems and solutions for your granite counter tops in this blog to help you and guide you to right direction.

After a few years of having granite as your kitchen counter top system you might notice some changes that took place which caught your attention and trigger your concerns.

#1. Seam

Lobby Floors As Marble and Terrazzo And Their Maintenance

Lobby Floors As Marble and Terrazzo And Their Maintenance

A lobby interior and design always represent buildings in the best or the worst ways. It serves as a signature and the first impression for its guests, workers, and residents.

In downtown Chicago, every highrise building can compete for the best lobby Design and the most important for marble and terrazzo floors. The time always rolls around to your condominium or building management to begin considering restoration of lobby floors. For that reason, it is a major factor to study its exi

Proper Company For Your Stone Surfaces

Proper Company For Your Stone Surfaces

If you have a natural stone at your home it means that you have responsibilities that yet to be discovered. Sometimes you choose to have natural stone and sometimes it was chosen for you. In both of the cases, there are lots of discoveries and surprises before becoming comfortable with your stone.

In homes natural stone could be anywhere from Kitchen and bathroom tops to a foyer, kitchen and master bathroom floors and shower surrounds.

There are various types of stones such as g

Polished Or Honed Yours To Choose

Polished Or Honed Yours To Choose

Does the marble come polished by nature or us humans exposed such a magnificent quality of metamorphic rock?

I would give a credit to ourselves when it comes to true and clear reflective surfaces on stone, metal, and wood.

Today's polishing technology had reached its pinnacle and hard to imagine any future results overshadowing existing achievements.

We look at the polished stone and we discover our mirror reflection.

Beautiful and enhanced color variations of the

8+Stone Refinishing System AKA Seamless Floors

8+Stone Refinishing System AKA Seamless Floors

The typical marble floor description list contains the following items.

  1. The tiles are installed relatively flat but still, each tile represents its own individual degree of levelness that is comparatively different from other neighbor tiles.
  2. The grout joint width varies from 1/16" to 1/4" and different types of grout can be used such as cement or epoxy-based.
  3. Due to distressed grout joints, the dirt deposits are constantly presented showing dark grout joi
Travertine floor restoration

Travertine floor restoration

What is Travertine?

Travertine floor restoration

Travertine is a natural stone such as Marble, Granite, Onyx, Limestone, Slate etc. The key difference between Travertine and other natural stones lies in the formation of the rock, the hardness of the stone and the appearance. Travertine is

Lippage Removal as an opportunity for your stone floors

Lippage Removal as an opportunity for your stone floors

Lippage refers to differences in elevation between edges of adjoining tile modules.

It could differ from high, medium and soft and certain subject such as coins, credit cards and thickness gauging leaves help to identify the existing lippage conditions of tile floors.

There are numerous reasons behind Lippage floors.
Poor tile installation, uneven substrade, faulty leveling materials and techniques and etc.

Ones lippage exist that automatically crate