Put the sparkle back in your stone fireplace with these cleaning tips from DIY Network for removing dirt, soot and stains.
Dunk a clean soft sponge in the remaining TSP solution, then apply it to the entire fireplace surround, making sure to wet both the stone and the grout. Let the solution dwell for five minutes. Use a scrub brush to scrub down the fireplace surround from top to bottom to loosen dirt and soot.
Stone fireplaces accumulate soot just like any other fireplace surface. The stone, however, is a porous surface that requires bit of a deep cleaning to entirely .
Soot stains over a fireplace can ruin a focal point in a room and detract from the beauty of the stone, tile, or brick facing. Long thought to be irremovable, there .