Category Archives: Natural Stone Information

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How to Care for Natural Stone

How to Care for Natural Stone Why are homeowners left guessing how to take care of their Stone Surfaces? By Torin Dixon This week I was once again confronted with a phenomenon that is hard to understand. A couple came … Continue reading

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Protecting Sandstone from Stains

How to Protect Sandstone Slabs and Tile By Torin Dixon Sandstone tiles and slabs are becoming more and more popular due to their earthy colors and distinct patterns and veining. What most people don’t understand is that Sandstone is Very … Continue reading

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New Fixed Rate Shipping on Stone Care Products!

StoneCareOnline is excited to announce – NEW LOWER SHIPPING RATES: Order Total: $1.00-$50                 New Ship Rate: $7.99 $50.01-$75               New Ship Rate: $8.99 $75.01-$100     … Continue reading

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LOOKING FOR A GRANITE REMNANT?

Find a Granite Remnant for your Small Stone Project This New Service will help you find Stone Remnants for your project. Just Launched Nation Wide!

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Water Based Stone Sealers

Rachel from PA called this morning wanting more information about HMK S32 Water Based Stone Impregnator. Her concerns were low V.O.C.’s and worried about preparing food on Sealed Granite countertops. She has three small children and worried about chemical exposure. … Continue reading

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Do Resined Slabs Need To Be Sealed?

Having first hand knowledge of the quarry and factory processes, I did some investigating from the resin manufacturer about this age old question. Please see my article written for the Slippery Rock Gazette.

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Problem with Dull Shine on Granite Countertops

You answered this question on 04/28/12 Questioner: Elsa Category: Kitchen Design/Remodeling Private: No Subject: granite countertops Question: Hi Torin, I have granite countertops in my kitchen and I feel they need a little more shine. I tried using a polish … Continue reading

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Changing the shape and size of a sink cutout in a granite countertop

Category: Kitchen Design/Remodeling Private: No Subject: kitchen sink replacement Question: We bought a home with a newly remodeled kitchen from someone who did not cook.  The countertops are granite.  The sink is an undermount stainless steel “organic shaped” Franke sink, … Continue reading

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Interesting Information regarding Onyx in MIA Technical Bulletin

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