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Marble Polishing Leicester
Marble eventually looses the original surface. Scratching and stains build up and damage the initial surface. Marble Polishing is the best way to restore the initial shine.
We use industrial diamonds to get rid of the marks and scratches and restore the initial shine.
It is very nearly unachievable to install a marble floor completely flat. We can grind off the uneven tile edges, making the tile surface level. It is a complicated process however the the finished results are gorgeous.
After grinding, the tiles will be the same level the grout. The floor will appear like an individual slab of marble.
After grinding honing and polishing maintenance is very simple, as the mop slides over the floor. A smooth surface marble floor won’t have grout depessions to capture grime. Chips and cracks can be repaired with colour matched resin fillers. Once we inspect your marble floor, we can recommend he ideal restoration service.
Travertine Cleaning Leicester
A Travertine floor is a variant of Limestone. Travertine floor tilesmay be supplied in many finishes, including polished, honed and tumbled. As the stone wears, the hole filler falls out, and the holes fill up with unsightly soil, dirt and mopping water.
Working to the highest standard, Travertine floor restoration service providers have use a combination of machine scrubbing, hand scrubbing and pressurised rinsing to get rid of old sealers and ingrained soil.
After the Travertine floor tiles and any holes are clean, any open holes are grout filled using a colour matched grout. We then use specialist sealers that last for many years to guard the Travertine floor.
Limestone Cleaning Leicester
Limestone eventually looses its initial appearance. The damage to the surface is brought on by foot traffic scores and surface etching Limestone Polishing is the best way to reinstate the initial polish. We use industrial diamonds to eliminate the marks and scratches and rebuild the original shine.
Almost all Limestone floors are not even because the tiles are not put down level. The only way to make a Limestone tile floor perfectly smooth is by grinding away the lippage and jagged tile edges. Limestone tile grinding is a specialist procedure, that gives stunning results. The Limestone floor will get a monolithic appearance as a single slab of Limestone.
After grinding, the tiles and grout are at the exact same level. After grinding honing and polishing cleaning is a breeze, as the mop slides over the floor. There will be no uneven grout lines to hold soil. Hole cracks and chip repairs tend to be an element of the Limestone restoration work. We can recommend the correct restoration process.
Terrazzo Polishing Leicester
Terrazzo has been utilized for many thousands of years as a decorative flooring Terrazzo eventually loses the original finish. The surface damage is caused by wear scratches and surface damage.
Terrazzo Polishing is definitely the best way to restore finish to the highest standard.
We have diamond polishing machines to re-surface the Terrazzo and restore the initial finish. After cleaning and polishing, we use specialised Terrazzo sealers.
Granite Polishing Leicester
Granite is a popular stone. Granite is a tremendously hard-wearing flooring, well suited for heavy traffic areas. A surface on a granite floor lasts much longer than other stones. Very few stone floor restoration companies will restore Granite, because it is so hard and difficult to restore. We offer the full selection of Granite cleaning and polishing services. to the highest standard.
Sandstone Cleaning And Sealing Leicester
Sandstone is made from compressed sand, which includes different minerals including quartz and feldspar. Sandstone can end up with ingrained soil making it look dull and difficult to clean. We use a variety of machine scrubbing, hand scrubbing and pressurised rinsing to get rid of all traces of old soiled coatings and clean a floor to the highest standard. Then we use specialist sealers that will last for many years not just months. The specific restoration needed should be based on the health of your floor.
Slate Cleaning And Sealing Leicester
Slate is a tremendously popular floor and wall tile because of its low porosity and the numerous textures and varieties of Slate available.. Whilst slate has a minimal porosity, it will probably nevertheless partially absorb and oil based spills, leaving aggravating marks. There are specialist machines and products to remove the soil and old coatings, restoring the initial slate finish. After professional cleaning we apply durable sealers. If you have an appropriate slate, it can be ground smooth, making it much easier to clean.
Terracotta Cleaning And Sealing Leicester
Terracotta provides a unique colour and a rustic feel in the home, but demands careful maintenance to keep it looking its best. Abrasive chemical substances such as standard floor cleaners and bathroom tile cleaners could mark and damage Terracotta. Sealer remains, soil and markings may be taken out with scrubbing equipment and sealer removers. We could wax the Terracotta or employ a hard-wearing synthetic sealer that is much simpler to care for.
Victorian Minton Tiles Cleaning And Sealing Leicester
Many Victorian and Edwardian hallways will have floors made of Geometric Encaustic tiles. The tiles have a matt finish to get their colour from the clay used in their manufacture. Owing to their age, these floors have experienced lots of wear and can have layers of different sealers. With their age, these types of floors can have a variety of coating residues, that need to have expert cleaning Following cleaning, a colour intensifying sealer is applied to revive the oroginal colours in the floor. The mat finish can be polished through the use of a wax or topical sealer.
Cleaning Quarry Tiles Leicester
Quarry tiles are a common fixture in kitchens and for indoor flooring for decades. One universal problem is former films of sealer that must be removed. A professional clean and reseal is frequently just enough to restore a quarry tile floor. Quarry tiles in many cases are laid without a damp proof membrane layer, so we need to apply the proper sealer to allow the tiles to breathe.
Porcelain Tiles Cleaning And Polishing Leicester
Porcelain has become an extremely sought after alternative to traditional ceramic tiles and natural stone. Porcelain is very moisture-resistant, and so spills are unable pnetrate into the tile and result in stains. When the blend of ingredients isn’t right, the top of tiles may be porous. just like natural stone floors. If you have got an inferior Porcelain, the surface soil can be difficult to remove. You need specialist machinery and cleaners to get rid of this soil. When your porcelain floor is clean we can which protects against everyday spillages. Solid color Porcelain could be ground and restored just like Granite or Marble.
Ceramic Tile And Grout Cleaning Service Leicester
Professional cleaning of Ceramic floor tiles is often easier when compared with cleaning natural stone floors or clay tiles The glazed surface speeds up restoration. Nonetheless, you can expect to still get better results with professional equipment. We always use an expert tile sealer after cleaning and restoraiton. Tile sealing stops liquid spills changing into permanent stains, and makes mopping more efficient.
Natural stone floor cleaning usually includes added restoration services. natural stone floor restoration can be an involved process. All stone floors suffer from surface damage and general wear challenges. Traffic wear and tear, stains and surface problems shows up on many stone and tile floors, ruining the surface, making the stone look worn and unattractive, consequently the need for stone restoration. Highly polished marble and granite floors exhibit wear and tear very easily, as small traffic scratches on the surface alter the sparkle and trap dirt. Permeable natural stone and tile sealed with a surface sealer will eventually sustain wear deterioration.
Grout is often the most vulnerable section of a tile installation. Soiled grout is a very common problem to be solved on natural stone and tile floors. Many stone floors also generally need crack, chip or hole repair.
We remove etching and scratching by resurfacing.The beauty of natural stone is that it can be resurfaced, to reveal a new fresh finish.
In time your floor will appear lifeless and loose its appeal and glow. Scratch damage and etch spots accumulation and getting rid of the initial gloss. Eventually, the stone floor will need to be re-polished.
We use the highest standard diamond polishing machines to revive the shine on Granite, Terrazzo, Polished Limestone and Polished Travertine stone floors. Gloss sealers produce the shine on Slate, Sandstone, Honed Travertine, Honed Limestone & Clay tiles. Sealer stripping chemicals are applied to get rid of all remnants of the old sealer, after which a brand new gloss-finish sealer is applied.
Natural stone floors should always be sealed when laid and after any specialist cleaning service. Upon polishing Marble, Limestone or Terrazzo, a penetrating sealer is normally applied. Hybrid or Surface sealers are best used on rough natural stone and tiles.
Tile grout has a coarse, porous surface and over time dust and oil penetrates deep in to the grout. The grout lines in the middle of your natural stone tiles is often difficult to clean up. Expert grout cleaning can change the look of a ceramic tile floor. We have a variety of grout sealers to guard and extend the life of your new clean grout.
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Leicester is a city and unitary authority area in the East Midlands of England, and the county town of Leicestershire. The city lies on the River Soar and close to the eastern end of the National Forest. It is to the north-east of Birmingham and Coventry, south of Nottingham, and west of Peterborough.
The 2016 mid year estimate of the population of the City of Leicester unitary authority was 348,300, an increase of approximately 18,500 ( 5.6%) from the 2011 census figure of 329,839, making it the most populous municipality in the East Midlands region. The associated urban area is also the 11th most populous in England and the 13th most populous in the United Kingdom.
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Removing Grout Haze from Travertine Tiles
This Travertine floor had quite a lot of grout haze residue because the grout had not been fully cleaned off after grouting. I used a grout polymer softening agent to get the grout haze ready for removal. Then I used a rotary scrubbing machine with a green pad to mechanically remove the softened grout. The cleaning did not damage the surface of the Travertine. When the floor dried, I applied a high quality impregnating sealer.Read More
Cleaning And Sealing Soiled Travertine Floor Tiles
A lovely Spanish-style Terracotta floor. The homeowners wanted to improve the lifespan of the finish on their floor.Read More
Restoring A Well Worn Travertine Floor
This 15 years old Travertine floor had seen better days.
The tiles and grout had ingrained soil. There were lots of collapsed holes across the floor. The holes had filled with soil.
My client had tried to keep the floor clean, but over time, her efforts were having less effect.
I deep cleaned the Travertine with a rotary scrubbing machine. Then I pressure rinsed the floor to remove ingrained soil from the holes and the grout.
I filled the holes, tile by tile, with Mapei Grout.
I sealed the floor with several coats of film-forming sealer.
The floor now looks clean and beautiful. My client now has a beautiful floor finish that will give years of s…Read More
Cleaning Quarry Tiles
Cleaning Quarry Tiles
I started the cleaning by scrubbing the floor with quarry tile cleaners to remove the ingrained soil.
Then I moved on to scrubbing the floor with acid-based cleaners to remove the light efflorescence deposits.
I finished the cleaning process by using a large scraper and grinding to remove the thick cement-like deposits.
I left the floor for a couple of hours to dry, ready for sealing.
I applied 3 coats of high-quality colour-enhancing impregnating sealer. Once the sealer had dried, I applied a layer of floor wax to further protect the floor and improve cleaning.