Category Archives: Stone Maintenance

How do you Care for Marble?

How do you Care for Marble? Just A little Soap & Water….   Soap and Water is not your friend when it comes to cleaning Marble Surfaces You may have seen this dandy floating around the internet, suggesting that “Just a … 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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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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More Praises for HMK P324 Stone Soap – Daily Maintenance Cleaner

Daily Stone Cleaner Concentrate We recently heard from a very happy customer who used our HMK P324 Stone Soap; I just wanted you to know that your product HMK324 has changed my life. The granite in my kitchen is Absolute … Continue reading

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What about ‘Fake Review’ websites?

Internet Searches can be Misleading! Please see the following video link to get my take on ‘Fake Review’ websites. There are many websites that look legitimate, and appear to ‘Review’ products or services, but when you get down to the … 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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Removing Rust Stains on Granite

We have received several emails from people having issues with Rust Stains on Granite countertops particularly around sink areas.   What is not commonly understood is that most natural stone surfaces have some amount of iron minerals in the composition … Continue reading

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HMK R155 is “Magic Juice”

Harry P. from Tarzana, CA called the other day to tell us how marvelous the HMK R155 Intensive Cleaner worked on his marble shower that had a significant buildup of Hard Water deposits. He says the R155 “Works like Magic Juice” … Continue reading

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Homemade Granite Cleaner – Here we go again!

Last July I published an article about “Homemade Granite Cleaners” WIKIHOW IS WRONG About Granite Cleaners! The issue is these (well intentioned) solutions can actually harm natural stone surfaces, especially polished marble, travertine, and onyx because of the higher alkaline … Continue reading

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10K+ Page Views of our HMK R52 Stain Removing Poultice for Natural Stone

Why do you think that we have had 10,254 page views of our (currently backordered) R52 Stain Removing Poultice for Granite and Marble? Because granite and marble surfaces are not being adequately protected with professional grade sealers. We get calls … Continue reading

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