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Long Island City Grout Cleaning: Revamping a Damaged Shower with a Restoration Process

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July 12, 2023

A homeowner from Long Island City, NY, recently contacted us because he needed to restore a shower. He decided it was best to look for a hard surface restoration company. Thankfully, he found Sir Grout Queens, and we saved the day once again.

When the owner was searching, one of his friends told him about us. He was a loyal client and immediately recommended our Long Island City Grout Cleaning service, saying it was the best in town. Following his suggestion, he went online to learn more about us. After browsing our website, reading testimonials from our satisfied customers, and looking at the images in our before and after picture gallery, he was convinced we were the right choice. Hoping to solve his problem quickly, he filled out the "Request a Quote" form and asked for a free assessment.

We performed the in-home consultation soon after his request. A thorough inspection gave us enough insight, and we shared the results with the owner. The grout lines had accumulated dirt and grime. When this happens, the surface acquires a dark, unsanitary appearance. Upon a closer look, we learned the grout needed sealing. This common mixture is porous and can easily absorb external agents. To prevent damage, it's necessary to keep the surface fully sealed.

After talking about the problems, we proposed a solution. Since the restoration would require Sir Grout's professional process and high-end equipment, we offered a grout cleaning service to remove the damage and give the shower a beautiful look. Before providing a quote, we tested the effectiveness of our products on the surface. After seeing the outstanding results, he hired us without wasting any time.

We returned to the house on the appointed date to restore the shower. Following a series of steps is essential to accomplish our goal. We began by cleaning the surface using our exclusive cleaner and a high-speed scrubber. Since our pH-neutral product doesn't leave a residue, it won't cause any damage to the tiles or grout. It effectively loosens the soiling, and our machine scrubs it out. After that, we steam-cleaned the area to remove embedded dirt.

Once the shower was spotless, we started the grout repairs. Regular cleaning methods become ineffective against stained or badly damaged grout, but our top-notch procedure and professional equipment provide an effective solution. We worked on the entire surface and gave the grout lines a new look. When we finished the repairs, we were ready to start the sealing process.

We sealed the grout lines using Sir Grout's ColorSeal. Our top-of-the-line sealant provides long-lasting protection. It wards off dirt, grime, and other external agents, making cleaning routines easy and fast. ColorSeal greatly improves the surface, giving the grout a uniform color and a brand-new appearance. It comes in a wide range of colors, allowing the owner to match the tiles with the grout. The restoration was successful, the shower looked great, and the surface was fully protected to endure heavy daily use.

It was time to call our client and show him the results. The owner loved the renewed appearance of his shower. He was very happy because the process was fast, efficient, and cost-effective. Impressed with our work, he told us our performance surpassed all his expectations and assured us he would recommend Sir Grout Queens to his friends, family, and neighbors.

Showers can deteriorate quickly because these surfaces are subjected to daily wear and tear. To keep these challenging areas in top condition, following Sir Grout's recommendations is necessary. We suggested setting up a weekly cleaning routine. Make sure to use only soap-free cleaners like Sir Grout's Natural Hard Surface Cleaner. Our product provides amazing results because it's made with high-quality ingredients. It is also non-toxic and safe for everyone in the house, including pets.

We don't recommend using soap-based cleaners or substances with acidic properties. These products contain harsh agents that can harm the surface, producing stains, discoloration, and other signs of deterioration.

Mold and mildew are dangerous, and before long, they can pose a health hazard for everyone. Keeping the shower well-ventilated and dry is essential to prevent fungi growth. To provide a source of fresh air, leave the door ajar or window open. After using the shower, dry the surface with a squeegee, a towel, or a terry cloth rag. Squeegeeing regularly also helps to minimize the accumulation of dirt and grime.

As you can see in the before and after pictures, Sir Grout Queens offers the best results. With our professional grout cleaning process, we can revamp your old shower and give the surface a complete overhaul. As a leading company in the hard surface restoration industry, we have years of experience providing countless satisfied customers with effective and reliable solutions. To contact us, call (718) 524-3351 or fill out our "Request a Quote" form for a free in-home consultation. Please don't forget to subscribe to our newsletter if you would like to keep up to date with our latest info and promotions.

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