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Don't miss the most comprehensive Stone Restoration Class in the World!

Register early, space is limited. You don't want to miss it!


If you are signing up more than 1 person, use coupon code MULTICLASS for a 10% discount.

Ted McFadden and Cameron DeMille have teamed up to put together a comprehensive stone refinishing and repair class focused on effective and efficient stone refinishing and repair procedures

Location:

72091 Woburn Court
Suite A
Thousand Palms, CA 92276
See the map here.

This is 99.9% hands on and will cover flooring, walls and counters.

A brief incomplete list of what you will be able to do upon completion:
  1. Lippage Removal (floors) - Removing unevenness between tiles both with a planetary and a swing machine.
  2. General Refinishing to a polish or a hone - This is the bread and butter of your stone refinishing business.
  3. Use many different types of polishing powder, and other polishing methods.
  4. Refinishing and polishing showers and other vertical surfaces. You can see the full size wall set up in the pictures attached with different stones and finishes.
  5. Refinishing marble counters and tables. Customers will love that you can take care of all of their stone surfaces. Marble vanities commonly need work.
  6. Refinishing and polishing granite counters. While this service isn't as common, there are few professional restorers that know how to do this right. We use the latest methods and products to achieve consistent factory finishes on granite counters.
  7. Filling and repairing granite counters. Learn how to use professional chip and fill kits as well as traditional methods to make chips, holes, and dings almost disappear.
  8. Filling cracks, chips, and holes in travertine and other flooring materials.
  9. The use of sealers, testing, what to look out for and how to apply them.
  10. We will spend a short time explaining and showing how to use the ColorClad Core Color System for grout sealing on ceramic and porcelain tile.
  11. Ongoing support for every student.
This is not your grandma's stone seminar, this is 4 action packed days of stone action! We will be introducing you to the most commonly installed stones that you will come across out in the field, as well as some less common stones.

The first day will begin with attendee and instructor introductions. Class starts early and ends when you don't want any more. These days were chosen so you have plenty of time to get home Sunday. If you choose to stick around, one of us will make ourselves available to you.

Coffee and doughnuts will be provided as well as lunch. Dinner will be any opportunity to discuss the day's events, or any other questions you have relating to stone. If you're sick of stone, we can just have a good time.

Here is a list of nearby hotels:

Hampton Palm Desert
Agua Caliente Hotel & Casino
Marriot Courtyard - Palm Desert
Comfort Suites - Palm Desert




Item# Item Name List Price List Price Sale Price Qty Add
CLASS-0118 2018 Hands on Stone Refinishing and Restoration Class - February 28 - March 3
$1,795.00
$1,795.00
$ 1,695.00
CLASS-0218 2018 Hands on Stone Refinishing and Restoration Class - May 9 - 12
$1,795.00
$ 1,695.00
CLASS-0418 2018 Hands on Stone Refinishing and Restoration Class - November 14 - 17
$1,795.00
$ 1,695.00
CLASS-0318 2018 Hands on Stone Refinishing and Restoration Class - September 5 - 8
$1,795.00
$ 1,695.00
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Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 23 Write a review.

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Awesome November 1, 2017
Reviewer: Sam Jaramillo from Henderson, NV United States  
Ive been in the flooring industry for close to 30 years mostly carpet and area rugs, I can't say enough about how much this class has helped me add another revenue stream..Im so glad I took the the hands on class because the instructors answered all my questions and provided me insights you just wouldn't learn in an online class..well worth the money..

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Incredible class and instructors! May 20, 2016
Reviewer: Mark from New Braunfels, TX United States  
When they say this is not your Grandma's stone class they mean it!  Between all the hands on work and fresh off the grill meals you cannot go wrong by taking this course.  If you wanna learn from the best I highly recommend taking this class.  Ted and Cameron really go out of their way every day.  Each class started around 8 am (aside from the first day, 9am) and these guys stay till 6 or 7pm to make sure all questions, concerns, and strategies are discussed.  Thank you guys for the amazing experience!

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These guys are ROCK STARS! May 15, 2016
Reviewer: Chris Connelly from Des Moines, IA United States  
If you are considering taking this class, don't put it off. Ted and Cameron have put together the most comprehensive stone course you will find, period. The value of this course greatly exceeds the cost, in my opinion. I am convinced that the knowledge I gained in four days have saved me countless hours of trial and error, and probably thousands of dollars in product testing. Not only have they determined the best products and equipment to use in nearly any given situation, they have improved upon many themselves, and have even developed others to fill a need. These guys are true professionals who strive to move the industry forward. Don't take my word for it, invest in yourself and your business and come see for yourself.

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Great Hands-On Class! February 27, 2016
Reviewer: Kent Taylor from Corona, CA United States  
Went to Cam and Ted's class last year...GREAT CLASS! I highly recommend it! Come with your questions because they will get answered and WORKED OUT! Grab a machine(and a rib!) and go to work on that issue with all the tools(diamonds, powders, etc) and ADVICE you need! It's a predominantly hands-on class! You get what you put into it. Come ready to jump in and get your "feet wet" and you will learn a lot.
BTW, I'll be there again this year because it's free from now on! I'm always needing to learn new tricks!

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February 2016 February 27, 2016
Reviewer: Blake McCormick from Friendswood, TX United States  
Just completed the first school of 2016.  Great class, experienced and newbies combined.  We shared and learned together.  I've been doing stone care work for 5 years and needed an updated class for a different perspective and place to get the latest and newest information available to stay on top of my business.  Well I found exactly that with this school and training.  Superb teaching, great food and just plain fun.  And now my business has a running start on everything in my service area.  Thanks again.

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