Case Study: Kessel-Lo Residence
This stained granite tiled patio at a Kesel-Lo residence in Belgium required some work. The Sealer team removed the stains using the powerful, oxygen and alkaline based cleaner, Oxy-Klenxa™. After the surface was brought back to life it was sealed with STAIN-PROOF Original™ to provide superior protection against future staining. To read the full case study click here.
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Video: Please Leaf Me Alone!
How do leaves stain porous surfaces? What is the best way to remove them? Can you prevent them?
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Can Stones Really Move On Their Own?
Picture: Mike Hartmann
Scientists have discovered what causes stones, some up to 300kg to move in Death Valley National Park, California. Rain runoff from surrounding mountains can flood the dry lake bed to a few centimetres. When the temperature drops below freezing at night thin sheets of ice form. The trails left behind on the dry lake bed are the result of the ice nudging the stones forward as the lake melts in the sun. They can move up to 5 metres per minute.
Solving the mystery of the ‘sailing stones’ is an important achievement for the scientific community but greatly disappointing for fans of the TV show X-Files. This is yet another supernatural phenomena extinguished by science. To read the full article click here