In a technical article featured in Discovering Stone #34, Fred Gray, LATICRETE Australia Technical Service Manager, provides an informative discussion on checking the status of stone sealing
If you need to know if the new stone, tile, paver or existing installation is already effectively sealed, partially sealed, not sealed or whether it can be sealed, continue reading!
“Determining if a stone is sealed is an important question which must be answered prior to considering the application of a new sealer treatment. Realising if an unsealed stone surface will be able to accept a sealer is also critical in determining how to move forward. There is a simple “Water Test” that will help you determine, not only if the tile is sealed or not, but give you a guide as to what sealer should be used.
…. This quick and easy test can provide valuable information about the current state of the stone surface. It will not only help you determine if a sealer is present or required, it can also provide good information as to how many coasts and what sealer to apply.” Click here to continue reading.
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