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Got Cracks?

Tile and grout restoration contractors encounter many problems with tile and grout flooring, but the most common problem seems to be cracking. What can you do when your tile and/or grout is cracking? Adam Bartos of BiO Tile & Grout Restoration offers some solutions

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Hollow tiles or cracking tiles and grout? Read this before ripping it all out.

When you walk across your tile and grout floor, does it sound more like cheap laminate? Or when you drop a spoon, does it sound like it’s landing on an empty container? Is your grout cracking? If so, some of your tiles may be in the process of separating from the underlayment. Before you rip it all out, read these simple and inexpensive possible solutions.

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WHY USE A pH NEUTRAL CLEANER FOR GRANITE COUNTERTOPS

Perhaps you have been told that your granite countertops can be cleaned with glass cleaner or a solution of dish soap and water. According to Maurizio Bertoli, the “Godfather” of natural stone, using a pH Neutral cleaner is the only way to properly clean your granite countertops.

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