The client brief was to restore these slate tiles to their original colourful natural condition. Over the years the slate had been treated with several coats of high gloss sealer which had never been successfully stripped during previous cleans. This had resulted in a slate floor that was both shiny and dull through [...]
An unusual and tough tile restoration project in Regents Park, London. Due to poor drainage – 20 years of hard water deposits had built up on this outdoor balcony.
Many thanks to Cheshire Marble Industries for an interesting and informative guided tour of their stone processing works in Cheshire. It was fascinating to see the huge pieces of slate, marble and granite being cut and polished to produce exquisite worktops and tiles.