Stone surfaces provide an elegant and fancy floor for both indoor and outdoor spaces. They are suited for residential and commercial properties alike.
Natural stone comes in many different materials. Such as slate, marble, sandstone, travertine, and granite. They also are available in limestone, flagstone, quarry tiles, and more. With such a range of materials, there are many different designs and styles to choose from.
Stone is a natural material. It has been used for centuries in the construction of buildings. It is still widely used today, due to it being both a durable and high-quality material and its ability to provide a modern look. To keep the natural beauty of any finish, it’s essential to have natural stone cleaning done.
DIY vs Natural Stone Cleaning Company
Stone cleaning experts provide a highly specialised service. It goes far beyond just cleaning stone surfaces. Not only are stone floors, countertops, and walls cleaned, they are also restored and preserved.
When cleaning DIY, it is unlikely for someone to have the necessary knowledge and skills to restore and preserve them. Using incorrect cleaning methods or supplies can lead to degrading the surface. Because of this, a regular maintenance program is recommended.
Specialists have many years of training and experience. They know the exact right cleaning products, equipment, and cleaning method to use. As each type of natural stone is different, they can tailor a service to match your stone finish.
Because of this, natural stone cleaning company can achieve remarkable results. It is even possible to restore stones which are heavily stained and have undergone years of abuse.
Professional cleaners take great pride in their work. They deliver excellence and restore the beauty and elegance of stone surfaces. Natural stone improves with age, like a fine wine.
Benefits of Hiring a Natural Stone Cleaning Specialist
Natural stone provides a mix of a contemporary and classic look. But, wear and tear and dirt, strip stone surfaces of their aesthetic, and make them look worn and unappealing.
Stone is susceptible to damage if it is not regularly and properly cleaned. It can lead to moisture damage or corrosion of steel reinforcements. In some cases, there may also be a growth of moss and algae on exterior surfaces.
Soft drinks, sauces, fruit juices and acidic substances around your house can also lead to etching of the stone instantly. As well as liquids, stone can also absorb oils. The stains and unwanted marks are below the surface. They are almost impossible to remove without the correct techniques and equipment.
There are several benefits of having a specialist perform natural stone cleaning, as well as providing a deep clean which delivers lasting results. They include:
1. Experience and expertise
While it may be tempting to clean your stone flooring by yourself, it’s not likely to be as deep a clean as a specialist cleaner can provide. Cleaning, maintaining and caring for stone has unique challenges. This is because of several factors including not having the correct stone cleaning products, not having specialist equipment, plus the expertise and knowledge.
Professional natural stone cleaners are highly skilled at using proprietary cleaning and sealing solutions. Each type of stone finish requires a different approach. This allows specialists to reach hard to clean corners and edges which would otherwise cause regular cleaning cloths to rip or tear. If you don’t use the right materials, it may even scratch the stone, or leave behind fibers. As well as perform a thorough cleaning experts can also restore and preserve stone surfaces, which is the key to maintaining a high-quality finish.
2. Quick and Efficient Cleaning
Quickly Please Cleaning live up to our name, with quick and efficient natural stone cleaning tailored to the surfaces of your stones. The cleaning methods also reduce drying time and restore the lost beauty of the stone’s finish.
3. High-Quality Stone Cleaning Products
High-quality cleaning, maintenance and restorative products for stone are often hard to find. They are expensive too.
Specialists have access to the latest industry-standard stone cleaning products. High-quality products not only thoroughly clean stone finishes, but they also help to minimise any risk of the stone being damaged. Correct cleaning and maintenance also restores stone surfaces to their previous glory.
Specialists can also provide professional advice on how to best preserve the natural beauty of your stone floors.
4. Add Sealing For Extra Protection
A lot of homeowners aren’t aware that natural stone floors are left unsealed during building and construction. That is the case for marble, limestone, granite, and travertine. Because of this, the stone will absorb any liquid spills, food, grime, oil, and dust. Over time, it acts like a sponge.
Luckily, natural stone cleaning specialists can add sealing to your stone finishes. This is done using the most advanced sealers available on the market.
Proper sealing and maintenance of natural stone floors, surfaces, and walls is essential. It helps to create an invisible forcefield or barrier. It also reduces penetration for any spills which may occur. Stone sealing is the number one best way that you can prevent any permanent damage from occurring. It also lets you protect your investment.
5. Stone Can Last A Lifetime With Proper Cleaning
Cleaning is the most effective way to restore stone surfaces and their lost aesthetics. Doing so also increases the value of both residential and commercial properties.
Stones have a natural and unique finish which is exquisite. They can last a lifetime and never lose their natural appeal. But, the key to doing this is through regular maintenance and cleaning. Doing so ensures natural stones will keep their durability.
Natural stone cleaning, restoration and maintenance may be considered expensive. But, it is far cheaper than having the stone removed and replaced by other flooring options, and looks a lot better too.
There is a wide selection of package services available to suit any budget. Clean and seal your natural stones with the most advanced sealers on the market, and enjoy your stylish flooring for a lifetime.
Do you need advice on natural stone cleaning, restoration, or sealing or want an obligation-free quote? Contact the professional natural stone specialists at Quickly Please Cleaning today. Call 0431 585 783 or contact us.