Category Archives: Sealing Granite

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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Love Your Granite Countertops ~ Valentines Day Special Discount

V A L E N T I N E   S P E C I A L     Pamper your favorite Granite, Marble, and all Natural Stone Surfaces with Professional Grade Cleaners and Sealers from HMK Stone Care. Use … Continue reading

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What is an Oleophobic Stone Sealer?

Wikipedia “Oleophobic” (from the Latin oleum “oil”, Greek ελαιοφοβικό eleophobico from έλαιο eleo “oil” and φόβος phobos “fear”) refers to the physical property of a molecule that is repelled from oil. When it comes to Granite and Marble countertops and other decorative surfaces, oil is the worst enemy. Even though many granite slabs are Resin … Continue reading

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This is why Granite is better that Concrete Counters

Here is a good example of why Granite is a better choice for Countertops This image is of a commercial bathroom countertop in a local restroom. It is not too difficult to see that someone made a poor choice for … Continue reading

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Proper Application Techniques for Sealing Granite and Marble

Using the proper technique will insure you get the protection you are looking for. (Stone Impregnators) Some blogs or websites suggest using a rag to “wipe” on the sealer. This does NOT give you an adequate application of impregnator. Top … Continue reading

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How to Professionally Seal Granite Countertops

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The Most Important Thing for New Granite Countertops – PROTECTION!

Protect Your Investment – Use Professional Grade Impregnating Sealers By Torin Dixon Ok, you just had beautiful granite or marble countertops installed, or you just bought a house with stone countertops. Make the best decision before you start using your … Continue reading

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How Effective are Water Based Stone Sealers?

How Effective are Water Based Sealers on Resin Sealed Granite? By Torin Dixon We receive numerous calls from customers who have used Water Based Stone Sealers, and who now have stains in their Granite Countertops. Why they ask, did my … Continue reading

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