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Anti-Slip Travertine Entry

  • Travertine Before Restoration
    Notice how the stains and dirt diminish the appearance of this travertine.
  • Travertine After Restoration
    Our travertine honing and polishing services dramatically improved the appearance of this travertine.


The travertine entrance to a commercial building located in San Marcos, CA had stains from hard water mineral deposits and rust. In addition, the surface was slippery when wet. Our client’s highest concern was to prevent a slip and fall accident and get the entryway looking clean, professional, and welcoming once again.


We honed (a wet sanding process) the travertine to remove a thin upper layer of the stone, revealing the brand new stone underneath. With the stains erased, we proceeded to polish the honed travertine to a beautiful satin, slip-resistant finish. We also applied a premium impregnating sealer to inhibit any future staining of the stone.

As you can see in the BEFORE and AFTER images, professional travertine restoration services really make a noticeable difference!

To learn more about travertine restoration, watch our Travertine Repair and Restoration video and visit our Travertine Services page.

Are you in the San Marcos or San Diego area? Do you have travertine that needs professional cleaning or restoration? Contact us online or give us a call at (619) 231-7752 or (760) 788-9400.