You’re facing the same conundrum that so many marble-loving home owners have wrestled with: you love real marble, but is it really worth the care and maintenance? Read this before you choose artificial or fake marble for your home.
The stone monument incorporates 27 varieties of marble and has been considered “one of the finest marble installations in the United States” in a story published in Through the Ages trade magazine in 1926.
Let’s explore some green stones and illuminate their properties, minerals, and geologic origins.
Marble is one of the world’s most revered and useful natural materials. Read about it’s formation, patterns, colors, and technical properties.
During this panel discussion featuring a variety of talented stone industry professionals, questions were specifically targeted to each professional’s forte. Topics included: stone trends, marble vs quartz and other artificial stones.
Find out how your stone got its stripes. Much of Earth’s history is recorded in layer upon layer of sediment.
Marble has been a popular trend in kitchen countertops for the past several years. If you compare performance characteristics in a kitchen environment, granite is the better choice.
Read about white stones including marble, quartzite, and pegmatite. What colors are available and how does their performance as a countertop differ?
How one homeowner learned not to be intimidated by her marble floors.
Stone is versatile and can be used in many places throughout your home.