Depending if the granite is considered light, medium or dark, each type of stone takes a different application process and then is capped with catalyzing polymers with a permanent carbon crystal sealant which then locks the catalyzing polymer into the stone.
The carbon crystal sealant forms a molecular bond with the granite which can not be removed thus creating a lifetime seal plus leaving your granite more vibrant, smoother, shinier and maintenance free.
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The microscopic pores on the surfaces to be sealed are full of oxygen atoms. The bond is so strong and durable that we guarantee its effectiveness in writing for life on new granite surfaces and for 3-5 years on all other surfaces. Other sealants protect by clogging pores with oils and polymers, which wash away with continued exposure to water and cleaning products, resulting in a need to frequently re-seal.
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A chemical released into an air flow in the chamber rapidly evaporates into a gaseous vapor.
More importantly, these surfaces stay clean and new-looking with a fraction of the effort. Off-the-shelf sealant products offer only a limited warranty; the product price is refunded or the sealant manufacturer will send a replacement bottle of their product. Originally it was used primarily by the military to coat warplane windshields and, more importantly, to waterproof glass vacuum tubes in communication radios. This process requires a sealable chamber, loaded with pre-cleaned glass sheets and then sealed shut. This vapor interacts with the glass surface, creating a transparent, non-stick coating that binds with the glass material at the molecular level.
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When properly sealed, a granite countertop also resists stains, causing liquids to bead up on the surface instead of soaking in.
If you’re not sure exactly what color, pattern or even stone type you need, let us know. Granite counters are very tough and can stand up to heavy damage, but is not immune to all external threats. Consult our guide on how to seal granite countertops to give your counter another year of rigid defense. Certain pieces will be priced based on aesthetic value and rarity, but there are ways to make sure you keep your countertop project under budget.
A natural stone, every slab of granite is unique, just like your home. Decades of experience fabricating and installing natural stone countertops lets us create custom countertops at very competitive prices. Our team of expert granite countertop installers will come to your home with color samples and help you choose just the right stone for your kitchen, bathroom or other remodeling project. Granite is naturally porous and must be sealed to keep its appearance. Find out more about how to price granite countertops and what to expect when it comes to pricing your granite project.
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The process makes the granite smoother, shinier and maintenance free. A one polymer sealer for one easily washes away leaving the pores of the granite and surface exposed to staining and bacteria and are not long term even if they have a 15 or 20 year warranty.
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Many believe it’s just a rock and rocks are hard and will never stain or just a standard sealer or 15 year sealers once applied their countertop will never need to be sealed again. The new product may cost a little more for themselves to purchase and the case is because the raw material such as the polymers to make the product cost more money to manufacture not to just charge someone more money. If the excuse is it costs too much to get started, we offer a low cost startup kit and a rush is offered to get the startup kit sooner.
Also, there is no required maintenance, the product does not require re-application at any time and the use of ammonia glass cleaners and bleach based household cleansers all prove acceptable products for cleaning. The process contains no plastic or silicone and it is a breathable, penetrating sealer and will not scratch or yellow. Make your flooring look new, countertops will look better then ever. Restore and seal your countertops, flooring, stainless steel appliances, shower doors and shower walls.
You don’t have to worry about wiping up spills immediately, worry about acidic liquids, using coasters or placemats ever again. That’s what homeowners want now is an easy to clean, low maintenance home. Unfortunately many customers of granite are misled in believing that because their granite had been sealed during fabrication or the day of the granite countertop installation that the granite never needs to be sealed again or doesn’t have to for 15 years. The other standard sealer or even so called 15 year sealer is a standard one polymer sealer.
Owners of granite countertops in many cases have not been educated about granite and natural stone. Many that seal granite countertops have been using the same product for years. Many aren’t interested in explaining the difference to the customer and letting the customer decide because easy or being familiar with something is easier than the best.
They may never see that customer again so it doesn’t matter what happens in the future or the purpose is to see that customer again as a repeat customer and charge to reseal. The difference becomes blatantly evident from even the first line.
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With regard to granite countertops, you should seal them every 6 to 8 months. The shine of granite can be brought back by using a combination of acetone and polishing. So the permanent sealer is on your countertop before it is put in service, naturally the best time to apply the sealer is when the countertop is installed. The manufacturer of the sealer provides for a 15 year warranty against staining. If you are in our service area and would like to get an estimate for having the permanent sealer applied to your granite countertops, give us a call today.
However, if you want things to keep looking as though they are new its just something we have to do.
However, you can have your countertop permanently sealed after install.