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Types of Hard Surface Cleaning and Restoration Projects

Hard surface cleaning and restoration projects at  SteamMaster are both verticle and horizontal surfaces. After a few years, any stone surface will need some form of cleaning and in some cases restoration. From Marble, Granite, Flagstone, exterior hard surface flooring, tile and grout and the list goes on and on. SteamMaster is the expert in natural stone cleaning and restoration for countertops, vanity, and bathrooms. SteamMaster also provides hardwood floor cleaning and refinishing.

Hard surface cleaning of floors can add a certain element of class and style to any office or home. More and more people are starting to see the value of replacing their traditional flooring materials such as carpets or vinyl with natural stone. The hard surface floors made from natural stones such as marble, granite or limestone not only add an aesthetic value to the architecture but also make economic sense as they are sturdier and more durable. The natural look and feel of these floors add a touch of class unmatched by any other flooring materials.

However, like any other surface coverings, hard surfaces also require proper maintenance. Over a period of time, the floors can accumulate dust and scratches which dull their beauty. Professional cleaning of the stone floors can restore and rejuvenate the beauty of these floors. Stone floor cleaning requires a lot of experience and knowledge as working with stones is not the same as working with any other traditional surface material.

There are multiple careful and meticulous steps involved in the proper cleaning of a stone floor. The first step is usually stripping away any wax that was applied which, over time acts like a dirt magnet. Tiny pits in the surface accumulate the most amount of dirt and grime which causes the surface to lose its luster.

types of hard surface cleaningThe next step involves buffing the hard surface in a stream of water- a process similar to stone polishing, with a heavy machine with rotating abrasive disks. As one can imagine, the process is very time consuming and requires an impeccable attention to detail. Once the machine grinds the top dirty layer of the stone, it exposes a new shiny layer underneath. In the process, it also gets rid of the depressed grout joints and smoothens them. The floor is then with compounds and powders to give it that ‘mirror finish’ look. In some cases, a high pressured cleaning may allow you to avoid the grinding altogether.

This process requires a level of knowledge and craftsmanship only professionals can provide. It is of paramount importance to choose the best professional help in restoring your stone floors. A team of experienced and knowledgeable professionals at SteamMaster Restoration and Cleaning LLC can take care of all your hard floor restoration needs. Years of experience with a variety of equipment and materials means that the professionals at SteamMaster know what they are doing and most importantly how to do it right. Their certified technicians are well trained in a myriad of cleaning techniques on nearly every imaginable surface. If you are in the market for any cleaning or restoration, Fireplaces,

Interview on Hard Surfaces work we do

Timothy R. Herbst shares the multitude hard surface services provided by SteamMaster for hard surface cleaning of natural stone, flagstone, marble, travertine, slate and much more. Call the hard surface and stone experts for your flooring, countertop, vanity, bathroom and more. Call 970-827-5555 for a FREE estimate. We serve in Aspen, Breckenridge, Vail and surrounding mountain resort communities.