limestone Tag Archive

Is limestone a good choice for a bathroom floor?

Published on August 11, 2011 By jackwilson

I’m doing a bathroom remodel for a brother and his home is not on a slab but has floor joist and plywood. He is working with a home interior designer and she has sold him on the idea of using a limestone for the walls and floors. I’m a carpenter/electrician and have done some tile […]

How do I get linseed oil out of stone?

Published on April 20, 2011 By jackwilson

I was scrubbing down a bench with linseed oil when I accidentally spilled some on the stone floor. I cannot, for the life of me, get the stain off the stone. I’ve tried nearly everything. Stone cleaners, CLR, even dish soap. I don’t want to have to spend the money to replace the stone. Any […]

Large format Pattern Tile Floor

Published on March 24, 2011 By jackwilson

Tile floor, large size pattern floor installed on schluter ditra Related Stone Flooring, Stone Countertops, Stone Installation and Stone Products Blogs

KnockDown – The honing process for a natural stone floor

Published on February 15, 2011 By jackwilson

Aqua Mix KnockDown™ is a non-acidic, honing powder that removes light surface scratches, moderate acid etching, and wear patterns and produces an even, flat, honed finish. It is excellent for safely honing polished marble, limestone, or travertine to a smooth honed surface where a honed, unpolished finish is desired. Uses: Limestone, marble, travertine & cement […]

What is the best type of Base stone for a Shed? I Can not use concret since its on a city easements.?

Published on December 16, 2010 By jackwilson

I was told 3/4 limestone, is this correct. I will be putting a rubbermaid Shed type with a rubber floor. City said I can do the stone and shed since they are not permanent. How should I do the base for the shed Related Stone Flooring, Stone Countertops, Stone Installation and Stone Products Blogs Pirelli […]

How to Lay Floor Tile

Published on August 9, 2010 By jackwilson

Several “how to” illustrations on the best way to layout floor tile in your home for home improvement. www.resourcepublishing.com Related Stone Flooring, Stone Countertops, Stone Installation and Stone Products Blogs

Tile Kitchen floor with border

Published on June 4, 2010 By jackwilson

Tile Kitchen floor with border installed on schluter ditra Related Stone Flooring, Stone Countertops, Stone Installation and Stone Products Blogs

What do you think about travertine, marble, and limestone surfaces for decorating?

Published on May 3, 2010 By jackwilson

Basically, if you were to rank these choices in stone surfaces in order of which you’d prefer, what would that order be and why? What do each type of stone for tile, countertops, wall-cladding, or other surfaces communicate to you – practicality, look, atmosphere (luxury, affluence, budget surface, etc)? Tell me your opinions, homeowners! Related […]

Natural stone floor cleaning and polishing

Published on April 29, 2010 By jackwilson

Images of natural stone floors and tile after cleaning and polishing by Baker’s Travertine Power Clean (travertinepowerclean.com). The video includes several before-and-after photos of travertine, marble, Related Stone Flooring, Stone Countertops, Stone Installation and Stone Products Blogs Can I use my Swiffer wet jet on my tile floors? | Stone Age Fabrication New Marble feature: […]

Limestone Flooring

Published on April 14, 2010 By jackwilson

www.AsktheDecorator.com host Meghan Carter visits French limestone importer Ronald Williams in California to find out the other benefits of limestone flooring besides being beautiful. Related Stone Flooring, Stone Countertops, Stone Installation and Stone Products Blogs Laminate Flooring Pros and Cons « Laminate Floor Wall Fountain: Loire Wall Fountain French Limestone