• Register

Information for users from the old Q&A site
If you have an account from our old Q&A site, your account was transferred over, but you need to reset your password and confirm your email address.
Reset Password here
Confirm Email here

2,198 questions

3,842 answers


37,659 users

what product can I use to bring out the color in unpolished agates prior to using in a mosaic project?

0 votes
asked Oct 15, 2016 by NM01880 (120 points)

1 Answer

0 votes
some people treat their agates with mineral oil. Agate is porous so anything you treat it with can affect the color. Clean it with warm water and a brush and go with it. Some people heat treat or dye agate. We don't recommend any treatment.
answered Oct 17, 2016 by Weasel (57,660 points)