On first installation of marble it looks shiny due to newly polish applied on it and gives the natural beauty which a stone possess inherently. For unique and beautiful look each kind of stone has its own price. But we will discuss the things which are related to the usage of marble after installation. With the intention of making the building beautiful and attractive marble is used but the same level of shine and beauty is not possible without proper cleaning and maintenance. Like machinery marble has also need of restoration and maintenance because human activity, external environmental factors and extra pressure on the surface of marble affect the beauty of the stone.
All stones are hard in nature but when comparison is made between different kinds of stones then marble is at softer level than others like granite. Its shine can sustain only when it is polished on regularly basis after cleaning it. Regular cleaning keeps the surface of marble smooth, maintenance procedures remove the bad effects on the marble and if there is any kind of damage that is repaired and protection keeps the polish effects long lasting. Many cleaning agent are used for different things but same cannot be used for marble cleaning like soap. It has the basic element of acid and soda which are considered harsh and harmful for the marble. They not only clean but also discolor the stone because their cleaning action is very strong due to acid. Similarly vinegar and other toilet cleaners are also acids which will make the surface of marble rough and after some period of time stone will show the cracking.
Before selecting the material for cleaning it is necessary to take the opinion of the stone restorer because his knowledge and experience level will be vast and he will be dealing with all kinds of stone. After getting the opinion of the stone restorer you will be able to select the right product for the cleaning of the marble. It is for regular use but for complete maintenance you must consult the professional stone restorer to make the agreement of hiring him for the maintenance of the marble used in your property.
Restoration and maintenance procedures are for the stone cleaning and removing the damages caused by number of factors and by doing so life of the marble will be increased and you will get the maximum utility from the investment made by you. When you decided to install the marble in your building, your ultimate purpose was to make your house beautiful and unique in look and that is why you spent handsome amount for this purpose. But some extra amount of investment on maintenance plan will help you to achieve your purpose. Otherwise friction, pressure, sunlight and improper cleaning will damage your property and instead of attractive look your marble floor will give you embarrassing look due to scratches, cracking and dullness. But same can be avoided by hiring the stone restorer for the restoration of the marble in your property.