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The Intl. Surface Event: Cutting Edge Says it All

The Intl. Surface Event: Cutting Edge Says it All

The International Surface Event: Cutting Edge Says it All This is your opportunity to do some significant networking. Bring your walking shoes and your team of employees. Spread out and take in all you can to kick your business up to another level. Once again the...
Word of Mouth Marketing

Word of Mouth Marketing

Every year I look forward to attending SURFACES. I groan a little thinking about all the walking I have to do but I pretty much have that solved. I now carry an extra pair of flats in my computer bag! After about four hours, I change my shoes and that seems to help....
Common Causes of Natural Stone Failures

Common Causes of Natural Stone Failures

At first glance, cleaning natural stone seems like such an easy process. The incredible number of products, companies and experts that make up this industry would have you believe that too. So why is it then that commercial stone and tile surfaces often look so bad?...
Three Minute Diagnostics

Three Minute Diagnostics

Three Minute Diagnostics – How to Diagnose a Flooring Problem in Just Three Minutes   I will start this article off with a funny story: A customer called our stone restoration company complaining about a dark stain on her white marble floor. When customers...
LEED and Beyond

LEED and Beyond

For years, LEED was the only consideration when it came to green rating systems.  There were others, but LEED had the momentum, the name recognition, and was the placard of choice for discerning buildings.  With the struggles to introduce LEED v4 (now slated for...