Best Marble and Stone Work
These guys will tackle everything from fireplaces, countertops, and floors to more exotic projects (the New York City subway, for example). They do repair and restoration only, working on terra-cotta, limestone, granite, tile, and marble. "We're not cheap, no matter what it is," notes co-owner Marty Hoffman, but estimates are almost always free.
159 Christie Street
Terranova specializes in repairing, refurbishing, and refinishing marble, terrazzo, tile, and granite in floors, walls, countertops, and tables. His crews did the hallways in the Empire State Building. Refinishing marble floors can range from $2.75 to $5 per square foot. Resetting a piece of stone runs $50 and up; replacement pieces start at $125.
RUTH J. KATZ
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