Marble sealant: why you need to seal the deal


Property owners often ask whether marble floors, countertops, bathroom vanity units and the like need to be sealed, and, if so, how often, and whether this will be effective in preventing stains. The simple answer is “It depends.” Lighter coloured stone should be sealed more often than darker versions, and, as a general rule, marble […]

Summer’s here – the ideal time to clean your outside brickwork


Summer’s here, Clean your outside brickwork Summertime and the living is easy – but it’s even easier (and a lot more pleasant) if your outdoor space is in tiptop condition as life shifts outdoors. Part of that means keeping all your external brickwork spotless all summer long. After all, the cooler months can take their […]

The do’s and don’ts of marble cleaning


The do’s and don’ts of marble cleaning Marble is a unique natural material requiring special care, because it is porous and potentially vulnerable to staining. But this doesn’t have to be time-consuming or difficult. And while you will always need the professionals for the big cleans and marble floor polishing, there’s a lot you can […]

Stone Floor Cleaning


Nothing beats the elegance and sheer good looks of natural materials like stone. However, over time, especially if there is heavy foot traffic, stone’s surface can tarnish, so that its lovely natural finish end up looking grimy. Dirt and dust, if allowed to linger, can be abrasive. But if you keep your real stone floor […]

How to Clean Brick


When it comes to building materials, few things match bricks for their smart appearance or durability. Other benefits include thermal performance, while the maintenance needed is incredibly low. How to Clean Brick like anything else, bricks can benefit from occasional sprucing up, especially if your walls or patio are getting mouldy or stained, perhaps from […]

Looking after marble in between professional cleans


Wonderful though marble looks, it can be particularly vulnerable to damage from chipping to staining, especially over time. So whether you’re interested in marble care in London or anywhere else, it’s a job that’s probably best left to professionals with the right knowledge and products to do a specialist job. However, you can’t do this […]

Know your marbles: the different types of marble natural stone


Marble is made up mainly of recrystallised carbonate minerals, and geologists use the term to described metamorphosed limestone. The different types of marble natural stone is usually classed in three different ways: Dolomite – if magnesium carbonate content is over 40% Magnesium – if magnesium content is between 5% and 40% Calcite – when magnesium […]