Day 1
9:00- Introduction/Course Description
9:30- Equipment and Abrasive Rundown

  • Portable extractors/truck mounts vs. shop vac
  • “Swing” machine vs. Planetary machine
  • Diamond Pads
  • Honing Powders
  • Evolution Pads

10:00- Cleaning methods for natural Stone
10:30- Stripping topcoats
11:00- Low grit resins
11:30- Medium grit resins
12:30- Lunch (Jimmy John’s Sandwiches)
1:30- High grit resins
2:00- Repairing Holes & Cracks pt. 1
2:45- Vertical Surface restoration
3:15- Granite counter simulator
4:30- Overview & Questions

Day 2
9:00- Q & A
9:30- Product Discussion
10:00- Repairing Holes & Cracks pt.2
10:30- Evolution Pad Restoration

  • Course
  • Hone
  • Satin (wet/dry)
  • Shine (wet/dry)

11:45- Polishing Travertine
12:30- Lunch  (Rosati’s Gourmet Pizza)
1:30- Individual Scratch removal
2:30- Honing Powders

  • Damage removal
  • Matte Finish
  • Honed Finish

3:30- Applying Topical coatings/Sealers
4:00- Overview & Questions, Course Quiz

Important Information

Here are just a few options for lodging near the training facility

Best Western Inn of Chandler*

San Marcos Golf Resor

Hilton Phoenix Chandler

Residence Inn Marriott

*Within walking distance of the class

Class Location:
Monterrey Tile
401 E. Ray Road.
Chandler, AZ 85225
(480) 855-9988

9:00am – 5pm

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided

What to wear:
Work attire. Clothing that you’d wear out in the field and that you’re not afraid to get dirty.

Transportation will not be provided.Taxi and car rental services will be available at the airport. The Best Western of Chandler is in walking distance of the training facility.