Clearstone Marble Sealer Application and Care

Clearstone is a durable, long lasting, self leveling liquid coating that is applied to the counter and sanded to whatever shine the customers desires. In this case the highest natural looking shine attainable was what the customer wanted. The surface was carefully prepared to accept the coating by Sureshine, a licensed applicator if the Clearstone product. Once the coating was poured and applied and allowed to cure, it was refinished much like the stone to a high polish. The resulting finish will never etch or stain as long as the coating stays intact.

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Granite Crack Repairs Explained

Granite Cracks Explained We receive several calls per week regarding cracks in the front and/or rear edge of under mount sinks. Occasionally there is a crack by a drop in sink as well but it is rare. It is rare because of the cause. Under mount sink rails are especially …

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Natural stone shower care and restoration made easy

It seems that all of this advice leaves clients with more questions than answers. Sureshine understands this confusion and has worked hard over the years to take the guess work out of your long term shower care. During your evaluation a skilled stone restoration expert will look at the problem areas and offer concrete ways to ensure that your shower will stay cleaner longer.

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Travertine Honing and Polishing

Travertine Polishing and Sealing Here is an example of a travertine refinishing service in process. The floor was honed and the customer wanted a polish. Sureshine wet sanded the floor to a high shine. The floor was then polished and sealed. Call Sureshine at (714) 841-8300.       About …

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Ted McFadden Delivers Stone Restoration Standard at Coverings 2016

Sureshine is pleased to announce that I was asked to deliver the new Stone Restoration Standard to the world. This was a major project originally started by 30 and finished by less than 10 in three years. The new standard is 108 pages and replaces the old chapter in the Marble Institutes Design Manual that totaled a wopping eight pages. Some of the best stone restoration professionals in in the country were involved in this project.

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Honed Granite Absolute Granite Refinishing

Honed Absolute Granite Refinishing and Honing Recently, we refinished honed granite kitchen counters for a very good client. Though honed absolute black is a terrific counter top material that delivers years of useful life, it does tend to need service from time to time. We refinished all of the spots …

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Travertine Step Repair – Stone Repair – Marble Repair

Travertine Step Repair in California   Sureshine recently completed a step repair. This step was broken by the impact of a large, heavy object. The break was compounded by the absence of  the right amount of setting material to support the step. If the base under the step was fully …

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