How To Clean Stone

Seals

1) Only sealed if badly deteriorated

2) Water-based acrylic seals are preferred if required

3) Pigmented/ no pigmented two-pot epoxy resins, rubber and polyurethanes may be used

4) Scrub with neutral or alkaline detergent, rinse, neutralize and dry before application

Polish

1) Seldom used

2) If required a water based polish should be used

3) Solvent-based polishes not used

4) Scrub with neutral or alkaline detergent, rinse, neutralize and dry

Maintenance

1) Use systems 2 and 3 (using a brush) and 7

2) Systems involving buffing and polishes may be used on sealed floors if requirement established

3) Floors may be renovated by abrading with a sander or abrasive disc

4) Acrylic seals can be removed by scrubbing with an alkaline stripper

5) Solvent-based seals may be removed by abrasion

Precautions

N/A