Stone Care Products | Services Tampa Bay Area | Services San Jose Area | About Us |

Sealer for polished travertine

by Calina
(CA)

Hello,

I want to ask what sealants do you recommend for a polished travertine,and how long needed for reapplication.

I was told to look for a penetrating solvent based sealer, but I am not sure which one is the best out there.

Thank you





Hi Calina,

Yes using a solvent based sealer is better than a water based sealer for certain natural stone.

In my opinion, solvent based will be a good choice for your polished travertine floor.

You can use the one we sell here on our website or any other you can find at a tile store.

Remember, the sealer is only used to help reduce the likelihood of staining.

A sealer will not prevent etching from any acidic chemical (orange juice of vinegar), or from dirt building up.

One of the most important things to remember is maintenance and periodically scrubbing your floor to lift any dirt that builds up.

When you do a good scrubbing, it's always best to seal again, even if the sealer is said to last many years.

Again, the sealer is no magic chemical, it's you maintaining your floor and scrubbing it that will preserve its look.

You don't need to be worried about finding the best sealer available. Just be diligent about maintenance and scrubbing once in a while and you should be fine with just about any sealer.

I hope this helps.

Pedro

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Marble Polishing and Tile Cleaning Questions.












Stone Care Products

Are you a do-it-yourselfer? Always working on your home on one project to another. Check the link below to buy stone care products.
We know you can do it yourself and offer you the same products we use to clean stone and tile.



We Recommend MB-1 Marble, Granite and More Cleaner

Natural stone neutral floor cleaner that's safe for all surfaces, tile, stone, and wood.



We Recommend MB-3 Soap Scum Remover for Shower Cleaning

For cleaning any natural stone, ceramic tile and porcelain shower we recommend MB-3.



We Recommend MB-5 Marble, Granite and More Spray

For daily cleaning of marble, granite and all engineered stones. Great for metal and glass too!

Tampa Bay Area Cities we Proudly Serve!

Apollo Beach, Bayonet Point, Belleair Beach, Brandon, Citrus Park, Clearwater, Dunedin, East Lake, Gibsonite, Hillsborough County, Holiday, Hudson, Indian Rocks Beach, Lake Fern, Keystone, Land O’ Lakes, Largo, Lutz, Madeira Beach, New Port Richey, North Redington Beach, Odessa, Oldsmar, Palm Harbor, Pasco County, Pinellas County, Pinellas Park, Port Richey, Redington Shores, Riverview, Safety Harbor, Saint Petersburg, Seffner, Seminole, Spring Hill, Tampa, Tarpon Springs, Trinity, Wesley Chapel, Zephyrhills,

San Jose and Surrounding Cities we Proudly 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, Silicon Valley, Stanford, Sunnyvale, Sunol, Union City, West Menlo Park, Willow Glen and Woodside,

top of the page



Copyright © 2006-2016 Integrity-Tile-and-Grout-Cleaning.com