Make the best use of time during these winter doldrums-- Get out the white glove and Inspector Clouseau’s magnifying glass. I can’t tell you how many times people who are selling their home go flat out to fix all the problems...
Melting snow can leave puddles on your hardwood floors, and water can damage the finish. Make sure to promptly clean up any snow and leftover moisture with a microfiber cloth or mop.
If you've done any homework at all on how to properly care for your natural stone, one of the first things you probably learned was that certain types of stone (marble, limestone, onyx, among others) are susceptible to damage from acidic substances.
Here is a little-known way to spot clean carpets in a pinch, with something you likely already have on hand, that is, foaming shaving cream.
Flaking (also called spalling) in natural stone is generally an indicator of sub-florescence, a condition in which mineral salts are carried into the stone by moisture and accumulate beneath the stone’s surface. This article will inform you about this condition.