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Marble as backsplash tile

carol1965July 27, 2012
I love the look of marble tile as a backsplash, but have been told that it could stain. Has anyone experienced staining on marble or tumbled marble backsplash. Is it easy to seal and does it work?
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Keerthi Naidu
Hi carol1965, I came across this Ideabook that might have some useful tips to help you decide of marble will work for you:
Ideabook: Using White Marble: Hot Debate Over a Classic Beauty · See Ideabook
    Bookmark   December 12, 2012 at 2:35PM
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Travis Robert Renovations
Marble can stain as it is more porous than other surfaces but would not be afraid to use it as a backsplash... With proper care and maintenance, marble will add a timeless look to most spaces... Happy Renovating!!
    Bookmark   December 12, 2012 at 5:28PM
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REVE Design Studio, Inc.
Of you use marble, which is always a nice option, be sure to seal it with a good stone sealer. I use DuPont BulletProof or a product called SK40.
    Bookmark   December 13, 2012 at 1:15AM
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