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Tips from the Pros: Choices to Restore Your Slate Floors

Orlando Stone Works has had many homeowners report that they don’t like their slate floors because they seem dirty all the time. Depending on your taste and lifestyle, slate floors can be rather difficult to maintain. You essentially have three choices for the finish you can select from. The first choice is a natural penetrating […]

4 Secrets To Keeping Your Limestone Floors Beautiful

Almost without exception, when homeowners call us about their limestone floors being dirty we discover several key factors that have contributed to the problem. The picture of this customer’s limestone floor is the result of another company who had just cleaned and sealed the limestone tile floor two weeks ago. As the picture reveals, the […]

Helpful Tips from the Experts: Selecting the Right Natural Stone Type for Your Home

Selecting the right colors, textures, and styles for your home can be a time consuming and frustrating process. So many options and materials to choose from can be overwhelming. Most people have a general idea of what they like as far as colors that make them feel “at home”. From paint and curtains, flooring to […]

How To Seal Travertine Backsplash Tiles

Natural stone tiles make a wonderful addition to the kitchen back splash area. These tiles have a natural color variation, and can help protect your walls from grease or water splatters. Because the tiles are natural and porous, however, they do require sealing to help prevent staining over time. Ideally the tiles should be sealed […]