A sealer is a solution applied to the surface of natural porous stone surfaces to protect them from staining. Remaining untreated and unprotected, such natural stone surfaces can result in stains due to constant exposure from dirt, spills from food, drink and oils, which over time can become permanently damaged.
Seeking a professional applicator, such as trained stone technicians at Diamond Stone Restoration, will ensure that the most appropriate sealers are selected for the surface type and location as well as the application process being correct.
Pre cleaning with detergents, a solvent or antibacterial treatment to rid of contaminants prior to sealing
Stone to be polished or honed and stains removed (if required) to reveal a clean surface
Sealants would be applied a day or so after the cleaning / restoration or repair process to allow for adequate time for the stone to be dry.
Once the sealer has settled into the stone, the reside is buffed off and the stone is able to be used immediately thereafter.
*NOTE: water must NOT contact sealed surface for 6-12hours post application (a technician will advise accordingly)
Benefits of sealing a natural stone floor include:
With our team at the forefront of trained technological advancements, Diamond Stone Restoration can offer you advice and solutions for all your stone care and needs. Contact us for cutting edge service and assistance