Soapstone is made up of mineral deposits created by nature and quarried from the earth. The main mineral components in soapstone include talc, chlorite, dolomite and magnetite, giving a warm, soft feeling to the touch. Soapstone has a unique soft color with light flowing veins. At NYC Stone Care we can professionally clean, repair, polish and seal your soapstone and restore it to a like new condition.
Soapstone is commonly used for stair treads, balusters, sills, island tops and mixing bowls. it is the perfect choice for cookware, cook tops, oven floors, masonry heaters and fireplace liners. Soapstone can also be used for carving and sculpture.
Restoration and Maintenance:
It is important to understand the stone maintenance cycle in order to properly maintain the beauty and luster of your natural stone installation.
Soapstone it is one of the most stain-resistant and easy to maintain surfaces you can have in your home. Soapstone is so impervious to heat that is used to make pizza stones, oven interiors, cooking pots, and masonry heaters. The heat resistant qualities coupled with its stain resistant qualities make soapstone a highly desirable addition to any home.