Author Archives: Torin Dixon

About Torin Dixon

StoneCareOnline Expert Blog is managed by Torin Dixon who is an expert in natural stone importing, distribution, fabrication, installation and maintenance of all natural stone surfaces regardless of finish or texture. We are here to assist you in your StoneCare needs.

What is Better…Granite or Quartz Countertops?

The Great Debate – Natural Stone or Quartz? Natural Stone including this beautiful Honey Onyx are very hard to mimic with Quartz or Porcelain surfaces, and yet many are afraid to use Natural Stone because of the myth that, “It’s … Continue reading

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Removing Oil Stains from Granite Countertops

Do You Have Oils Stains on your Granite? Actual Customer Issue Resolved Wendy writes: “Our granite countertops are almost 2 years old. Our kitchen counter has an extended area that we use for eating. This area has darkened around the … Continue reading

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Which is Better…Granite or Quartz Countertops?

I came across an interesting article comparing Quartz and Granite Countertops that I thought I would share. See LINK Whether you chose Quartz or Granite, you still need to clean them regularly to keep the polish sparkling. We suggest using … Continue reading

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We have All Natural Antimicrobial Cleaning Towels

New to our Cleaning Tools products…All Natural Antimicrobial Cleaning Cloths About Fresche®-Tex: Coconut Oil Based, Non-Toxic – The Fresche®-Tex active is derived from natural coconut oil. Applied to our microfiber towels, it is safe for people, pets, plants and the planet. Unlike … Continue reading

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Correcting Myths and Mistruths about Sealing Granite & Marble Countertops

 I had a few moments the other day to sit down with a cup of coffee and search the internet about “sealing granite countertops”, and I came across a website that had some good information, some confusing information, and some … Continue reading

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Daily Stone Countertop Cleaning Kit

All you need for Daily Stone Cleaning!  This kit contains all the items needed to keep your Natural Stone Countertops Clean and Sparkly. You get 1-liter of HMK P324 Liquid Stone Soap, the worlds most respected Daily Conditioning Cleaner for … Continue reading

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Holiday Spills on Marble & Granite

Don’t Panic ~ Wine Spills  on Granite or Marble The Holidays are here, and Family and Friends are visiting for holiday festivities. It is likely in all the fun and activities that someone may spill food or beverages on your … Continue reading

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Holiday Entertaining – And Wine Spills on Granite or Marble Counters

With the Holiday Season fast approaching, you may be concerned about how to protect your natural stone surfaces from the inevitable spills that occur during festive gatherings. Well, with just a a few professional stone care products, you can rest … Continue reading

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Protect your Encaustic Cement Tiles with Professional Grade Sealers

Cement tile floors require special care both in the installation process and in ongoing maintenance. Learn about our Professional Grade Cleaning and Sealing Products HERE

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How to Remove Stone Sealers

One of the most frequent questions we receive is “How do I remove an existing stone sealer?” There are Two Answers to this question that first require a question to be answered: Do you know the Brand Name? Is it … Continue reading

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