The Dangers of Crystallization

Marble-Floors2Natural stone floors such as marble and granite are among the most beautiful in the world – but only if they are properly serviced and maintained. The maintenance can get expensive, but the result is worth it. However, instead of using traditional stone restoration, it has become popular in the last twenty or so years to use crystallization instead. However, they are usually unaware of the dangers of crystallization.

Traditional restoration involves grinding and polishing to restore and repair floors. When marble is crystallized, however, it actually changes the composition of the stone. The chemicals used to make the marble “shiny” actually create a chemical layer that harms the stone. One marble has been crystallized, it can no longer be polished and restored by traditional means; only chemicals can be used from then on.

Since there are different chemical formulas used in crystallization, they are often not compatible. If another formula is used on the marble surface, it will cause serious damage, forcing the old crust to be ground off.

Crystallization damages cannot be repaired. If a mistake is made during the process, your marble surface could be completely destroyed. The stakes are just too high.

The only way to properly take care of and restore your natural stone floors and surfaces is traditional marble restoration. Classic Marble Restoration, Inc. is a locally owned south Florida marble cleaning company that specializes in traditional stone restoration. With an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau, your satisfaction is guaranteed.

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Marble Cleaning and Marble Maintenance

If you are in need of marble cleaning, then you should contact Classic Marble Restoration. This is a family-owned business that goes the extra mile in order to meet the needs of their customers. It does not matter whether you need floor cleaning or natural stone polishing. Our technicians will pay special attention to every job.

Our company was created by a father and son team back in 1999. Because of our commitment to providing excellent service to every customer, our company has received an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau. One of the many great things about this company is that they treat each client’s home with respect. That is why most marble cleaning and restoration services are performed using water. This helps eliminate the creation of dust.

Our company will also provide you with free estimates on your natural stone polishing or floor cleaning project. We believe that you should have an idea of how much money you will be required to spend before we start doing any work. Furthermore, it is very easy to get an estimate. You will be able to get an estimate by filling out the form that can be found online.

We will also recommend annual maintenance. One of the keys to keeping your floors looking their best is to have them cleaned and sealed yearly. We will also recommend products that will allow you to safely clean your floors. It is important to remember that stone can still get stained even if it has been sealed. There are many things that can cause natural and marble stone to get stained, including vinegar, bleach and citric acid.

If you have any questions about our services, then you should not hesitate to ask them. We will be happy to answer any questions that you have before any work is done.

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