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 granite, marble, limestone, travertine, and slate. Each area and has it's own challenges and learning process after homeowners start using them on a daily basis. Unfortunately, stone suppliers don't provide helpful and educational information such as owners manual for natural stone they sell. When you start looking for help to maintain or refinish, clean, polish, seal your natural stone you should consider a company that is experienced to work with all kinds of stone surfaces. Stay away from the companies that got to this business from carpet cleaning or janitorial industry. Their lack of involvement with natural stone will lead to complications and wasted time that cost you money. The best company for your natural stone should be the ones that were in trade and make differences by creating important standards for the industry. For example, our company experience takes to start from the stone fabrication trade. We know natural stone from a neurosurgeon perspective. Study stone inside and out gives us advantage and confidence. My recommendation will be to ask back round questions to learn more about a company you are just about to hire for your natural stone. I hope that this blog will provide helpful guidance.