Our services include a comprehensive restoration process of your quarry tile and also cleaning for both domestic and commercial properties.
Your ultimate satisfaction is our goal.
The extrusion process from clay or shale produces either glazed or unglazed look on the tile. Quarry tiles commonly come in shades of dark red, brown and grey. The whole surface is hardened with extreme fire and has a uniform colouring throughout the surface. The pressure cleaning recommended for Quarry tiles is 1450PSI if the grout is in good state. Quarry tiles are excellent for both interior and exterior usage.
All Quarry tiles are made of clay. They have a roughly finished appearance. They are easily noticed as there are small rolled grooves on the back of each tile. These grooves are extrusive in nature, created by large machines. Quarry tiles have extreme durability and are excellent for heavy traffic areas, bathrooms and kitchens. Once sealed, the tiles are water resistance
Most Quarry tiles are cheaper in price. The durability and economically saving tiles is usually the excellent choice of millions of homes everywhere. They are very popular as they provide exquisite flooring finish with long lasting durability and easy maintenance for usage.
Quarry tiles are usually used in heavy traffic areas of the reception of a building and the exterior like patios and porches. They are easily restored to their lustre even if they are often neglected in cleaning.
Sealers are definitely needed as most Quarry tiles are unglazed. Three coats of sealers are highly recommended for these tiles. It is important to atleast apply two coats of acrylic floor finish. Then apply a paste wax by using a lamb’s wool pad and floor polishing machine to do the job. Lastly buff the floor when dry. It is important to periodically strip the wax, clean the floor then reapply the finish. Stripping machines are available for rent from our company. Dirt and grime are easily trapped on the tile surface ensure that the floor is thoroughly cleaned prior to waxing it. It is okay to use synthetic scouring pad and heavy duty cleansing agents for stubborn stains.
Quarry tiles can be easily broken if heavy objects fall on it. It is also easily stained. Professional cleaning may be required if the tile has been long neglected to enhance its appearance. Certain cleansers are highly recommended of only indoor applications, it is important to read the labels carefully.
Sydney Tile Cleaning are the premier natural stone restoration specialists in Sydney Australia. Specialising in cleaning, polishing and the restoration all types of natural stones, Marble, Travertine, Limestone, Slate, Quarry, Other Natural Stone as well as Porcelains and Ceramics. Please select the type of stone you have for more details.