Limestone Tile Cleaning
If you are tasked with limestone tile cleaning, you know how difficult it can be.
Limestone is very porous and will absorb liquids and dirt, and needs to be cleaned deeply periodically.
For everyday limestone maintenance cleaning we recommend using
that are good for all natural stone and mild
enough not to break down any limestone sealers.
cleaning limestone floors
we recommend using a stone cleaner that is safe for marble.
These cleaners may have some akalinity which will help breakdown dirt and oils.
be sure the limestone surface is completely dry before the sealer is applied.
Sometimes limestone can take a few days to completely dry and you will have to make that determinations when you're cleaning it.
If you have
they also need to periodic cleaning and sealing.
How to Clean Limestone
Cleaning limestone floors is the same as cleaning any natural stone and isn't a hard task.
Don't be worried about damaging your stone.
We always recommend
for all natural stone surfaces and that includes limestone tile.
Neutral cleaners are safe for all natural stone and tile and grout surfaces.
If you have more soiled limestone, you can use an akaline cleaner that is
safe for stone surfaces.
Once you've chosen your cleaner, what you want to do is:
- Mop the solution on your stone and let it dwell 10-20 minutes making sure not to let it dry.
- Scrub the grout lines with a grout brush and the limestone tiles with a deck brush.
- Mop up the dirty solution and rinse with warm water a few times.
What ever you clean your stone surface with, always rinse well and dry completely with a cotton or
Drying it completely helps because any wet area left to dry, may have dirt left in
it which doesn't evaporate like the water does.
Now you're ready to seal your Limestone. See our sealing limestone page for how to seal limestone.
When it comes to limestone tile cleaning or just maintaining natural stone and tile and grout, we strive to help educate our
customers on the best protection they can have, helping them save time and money in costly restoration costs down the road.
We are located in San Jose, CA, but clean tile and grout and natural stone surfaces throughout the south bay, peninsula,
and even find ourselves in the San Ramon Valley from time to time.
Want to know more about our services and how we can help you maintain you tile and grout in your home or place of
business? Give us a call at:
Bay Area Cities we Proudly Serve! >
We are located at:
341 S. 20th Street
San Jose, CA, 95116
Here is a partial list of some of the cities we serve:
Almaden Valley, Atherton, Belmont, Campbell, Cupertino, Danville, Dublin, East Palo Alto, Evergreen,
Fremont, Gilroy, Half Moon Bay, Hillsborough, Livermore, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Los Gatos, Menlo Park,
Milpitas, Monet Sereno, Monte Vista, Morgan Hill, Mountain View, Naglee Park, Palo Alto, Pleasanton, Portola Valley, San Carlos,
San Jose, San Martin, San Ramon, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Saratoga, Scotts Valley, Stanford,
Sunnyvale, Sunol, Union City, West Menlo Park, Willow Glen and Woodside.
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products we use to clean stone and tile.
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Natural stone neutral floor cleaner that's
safe for all surfaces, tile, stone, and wood.
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Just want to let you know that I am very happy with the outcome of your hard work.
My bathroom looks like it was just remodeled. It looks great!
I am very glad that I chose Integrity Stone and Tile Cleaning to do the job.
I will definitely recommend Integrity Stone and Tile to my friends and neighbors.
I saved a lot of money by restoring rather then replacing.
Thanks again for the fine work!
From Sunnyvale, CA