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Concrobium Mold Stain Eraser Targets Tough Stains Indoors & out

If your home has had an outbreak of mold, you might be tempted to turn to bleach to get rid of the mold stains. But bleach has its drawbacks – it doesn’t work against mold on porous surfaces, and it’s also toxic.

A better option is Concrobium Mold Stain Eraser. This powerful cleaning...

Tile and Grout Cleaning and Repair
No need to go to the expense and trouble of ripping out dirty grout or worn tile.  Instead, bathroom or kitchen tile and grout can be given new life using simple tools and clever touch-ups.   
Clean up: A thorough cleaning can actually do wonders if tile grout is stained or discolored....
Bathroom Decorating and Design

If you’ve ever wanted to change the look of your kitchen or bath with tile, but weren’t sure how to lay tile, we have good news for you! Laying your own tile might sound difficult, but it’s really not. In fact the hardest part of laying tile is probably the traditional method of measuring,...

Countertop Cleaning

Looking for a quick way to touch up stained tile grout? You can actually dye your tile grout. But first, you must clean the grout with a good household cleaner and a stiff brush. Just make sure the tile grout is completely dry before applying the colorant to the tile grout.

Bathroom Sinks and Vanities

We get dozens of calls each year from listeners asking how to clean and protect natural stone countertops.  Most are surprised since they didn't expect that a natural, durable surface like stone would need much maintenance.

Truth be told, they do!  But if you learn to properly clean and...

Cleaning

Ceramic tile is a popular building material but grout can be difficult to maintain.  Grout is porous which allows it to absorb liquids that can leave behind stains.  To avoid this, use darker grouts whenever possible. For existing tile, clean grout thoroughly, and then apply grout sealers to...