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We have an interior granite wall that has some silicon caulking used in the grout joints. The silicon caused staining along the grout edges. We poulticed the stain and successful removed the staining, However after three months the stain is returning

First, did you remove the silicon caulking. If the source of the staining is not removed it will continue to be a problem. I would recommend removing the silicon caulking and replacing it with a non-staining urethane caulking. If you did remove the... Read More

How much weight is required to hone and polish granite?

Depending on which machine you use the more weight the better. If your using a single disc machine use at least 75 pounds. It is important that your machine operate properly with the added weight. For this reason make sure you operate at least a 1 ½... Read More

I have these circular scratches in a large granite floor. The scratch pattern is in a row of three in each tile and is about ten inches in diameter. The tiles are 12 by 24 inches and the scratch pattern runs perpendicular to the longer edge of the ti

If these scratch patterns are what I think they are then they probably occurred during fabrication. Some polishing machines have ten inch diameter polishing heads. It is not unusual to have these patterns show up after the floor has been polished.... Read More

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