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Archive for the ‘Slate Tiles’ Category

Multi-coloured Slate Tiles Darlington

By On April 5, 2013 No Comments

A multi-coloured slate tile with mixed shades produces a really rustic feel for any room. They vary slightly in colour and thickness between tiles, which allows for individuality and are a striking focal point.

Multi Coloured Slate DarlingtonEach tile is unique with its own character; these tiles require sealing and polishing during installation.

Over time, these tiles will need to be re-sealed and may lose their brightness.

This picture shows multi-coloured slate tiles in Darlington before cleaning. This customer had recently had quite a bit of building work carried out which had taken its toll on the strikingly coloured random slate.

Slate Tiles Cleaning DarlingtonThese tiles cleaned up beautifully with our specialist stone cleaning products, techniques and knowledge of this specific tile.

It is important that the cleaning process is tailored to match your stone type. The incredible results can be seen and these floor tiles were restored to like-new!

If you have any questions about cleaning or restoring your slate floor tiles please call Mike on 0808 118 5747.

We provide a comprehensive stone cleaning and restoration service and look forward to the opportunity of working with you.



Cleaning Black Slate Durham City

By On March 12, 2013 No Comments

Slate provides high slip resistance which means that it is well-suited to a variety of rooms including kitchens, bathrooms and entrance ways; it is a durable stone that will, if looked after correctly, last a lifetime.

Many people also choose to use slate tiles externally for patios and driveways. Not only do they look great but they suit both traditional and contemporary settings.

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These Indian black slate tiles in Durham City needed cleaning after years of build up. The tiles were stripped back and deep cleaned with our state-of-the-art machinery.

Once this process was complete, the tiles were then brought back to life using Natural Slate Seal supplied by Nu-Life and manufactured in the UK. We have invested a lot of time sourcing the best possible products and solutions to provide incredible results that last.

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Sealing slate ensures that the tiles are resistant to stains and will keep the stone flooring looking cleaner for longer. Sealing natural stone is such an important part of the restoration process and helps to give the ‘wow’ factor that was achieved with this stone cleaning job.

The pictures tell the story of the impressive results that can be achieved. Please contact Mike on 0808 118 5747 to find out more about cleaning and restoration services available for stone and vinyl flooring.



Chinese Slate Floor Tile Restoration Stockton

By On January 20, 2012 No Comments

This Chinese slate floor in Stockton had been layed approximately 10 years ago and was sealed when new, but never since!

This can be quite a common problem because the flooring protection wears off over time and once it is worn then mopping and sweeping won’t be enough to keep the slate floor tiles looking nice!

You can see how the sink and oven areas became ingrained with mainly food residue and dirt over the period as the floor protection wore off.

The floor had to be stripped back and deep cleaned to allow several coats of slate sealing protection to be installed bringing the floor back to its beautiful best.

A good simple care and maintenance programme was recommended to help keep the slate floor looking great.