Tips & Articles

Tips & Articles / Excel Stone and Tile Care / San Diego

We make it a point to educate our customers on the proper care of natural stone, tile and grout, and hardwood floors and surfaces.

As a courtesy to our customers, we offer tips and articles that address your problems or concerns and answer questions you might have about day-to-day maintenance for your floors and surfaces. Please visit often, because we periodically post new information that you will find very valuable.

White Residue on Stone

If you have white residue on your stone, here are a few tips and tricks for identifying the cause and possibly removing it....
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Why is my natural stone flaking?

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...
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