To paint marble tile, wash the tile, rinse it thoroughly, sand the tile, then apply primer, paint and a protective urethane coating. You need liquid detergent, paint brushes, fine-grit sandpaper, warm water, a bucket, an... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance

Clean a marble tile shower by wiping it daily, giving it a gentle scrub weekly and resealing the tile periodically. Avoid cleaning products that are not designed for marble to prevent causing permanent damage to the show... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

To polish marble tiles, apply a polish made for granite, and use a polishing machine to buff the tile. If the tile is damaged in any way, file it and remove any scratches before the polishing process to make the tile loo... More » Home & Garden Cleaning
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