Black and White Marble Floor Tiles

Black and white marble floor tiles have been popular for a hundred years and more. It is still a classic good look for Victorian and Edwardian houses. But with a little creativity, the style can work well in more modern houses and it doesn’t have to be limited to a purely black and white colour palette. Black and white chequerboard flooring has been a popular look since Victorian times and…

Blue Bahia Granite

Blue Bahia adalah sejenis batu granit yang mempunyai corak yang sangat unik dan mempunyai permintaan tinggi untuk peminat batu granit kerana coraknya yang memberikan sentuhan mewah untuk si pemilik kediaman yang menggunakan batu granit ini sebagai perhiasan dalaman rumah. Blue Bahia berasal daripada Negara Brazil. Selain nama ini, batu granit ini juga diberi nama Azul Bahia. Warnanya yang biru menarik pandangan mata si penggemar batu granit. Dari jauh kita dapat…

大理石 (云石)

大理石(英语:Marble) 大理石的名称源于其盛产于中国云南大理而得名,又称为云石。 大理石一般物理性质比较软,这是相对于花岗石而言的。在室内装修中,电视机台面、窗台、室内地面等适合使用大理石。大理石是商品名称,并非岩石学定义。大理石是天然建筑装饰石材的一大门类,一般指具有装饰功能,可以加工成建筑石材或工艺品的。有的大理岩可透光2厘米,是优良的雕刻材料。大理岩多为块状构造,也有不少具条带、条纹、斑块或斑点等构造,经过加工后成为有不同颜色和花纹的装饰建筑材料。 大理石磨光后非常美观。主要用于加工成各种形材、板材,作建筑物的墙面、地面、台、柱,还常用于纪念性建筑物如碑、塔、雕像等的材料。大理石还可以雕刻成工艺美术品、文具、灯具、器皿等实用艺术品。质感柔和美观庄重,格调高雅,是装饰豪华建筑的理想材料,也是艺术雕刻的传统材料。带有各种不同的颜色的大理石,剖面可以形成一幅天然的水墨山水画,古代常选取具有成型的花纹的大理石用来制作画屏或镶嵌画。 大理石在人们生活中起着重要作用,不仅用于豪华的公共建筑物,也进入了家庭的装饰。大理石板材色彩斑斓,色调多样,花纹无一相同,这正是大理石板材名贵的魅力所在…

Batu Granit

Secara amnya, kebanyakan orang telah mengetahui bahawa batu granit ini sememangnya sejenis batu semulajadi yang berkualiti tinggi. Batu granit adalah batu yang tahan lama, tahan panas, bersifat keras dan mudah dijaga. Anda tidak perlu risau jika menggunakan batu granit untuk dijadikan kauntertop kabinet dapur kerana sifatnya yang tahan panas dan lebih keras sememangnya sesuai untuk dijadikan kauntertop kabinet dapur . Bukan hanya sesuai dijadikan alas kabinet malah batu granit juga…

What Are The Other Granite Surface Finishes?

If you are planning on choosing granite for a project somewhere around your property, you may not have realised that there are actually a number of different surface finishes that you can choose between. If of these finishes will give the stone a distinctly different appearance and texture, so it is important that you have taken the time to choose the most appropriate one. In this article, we take a…

What is flamed granite ?

The result is a smooth but dull appearance. A honed finish refers to any level that is less than polished and therefore encompasses many levels of dullness. A Flamed finish is produced when an intense flame is fired at the stone, causing the surface to burst and become rough. This finish is used primarily for exteriors applications where slip-resistance is extremely important. A flamed finish cannot be applied to all…

Onyx Stone

Onyx is a unique and exotic stone that is sure to make a breathtaking impression. Its stunning appearance, which features rich parallel layers with contrasting shades are naturally formed over the course of thousands of years. It has a remarkable one-of-a-kind style. The lavish beauty of Onyx caught the attention of civilizations dating back to the ancient Egyptians, and Greeks, who utilized the natural beauty of Onyx for making jewelry…

What factors affect granite countertop prices ?

Unlike other materials, granite’s cost isn’t the best indicator of its quality. Comprised of quartz, feldspar and mica along with other minerals, this rock’s value is determined by how many soft minerals are present, its color and how it is cut. Learn the basics of how granite is categorised and have a thorough discussion with a reputable supplier to find the best quality counter for your home.   Grading There…

December Special : Blue in The Night Granite

Blue in The Night is a kind of black granite with shiny blue flakes origin quarried in Namibia.  This granite stone is good for Countertops, Kitchen Tops, Vanity Top,interior wall and floor applications, and other design projects.   For a darker granite work surface, this stone from Namibia is an excellent choice. However, by choosing the Blue in the Night stone you are not limiting yourself to a black work surface.…

Marble and Granite From China

China has a reputation like in many industries for offering a second quality product at low prices. These may be true if your are purchasing slabs and tiles of Natural Stone which have been manufactured in China but the material has been quarried in Europe, Turkey or elsewhere. This is often due to the quality of the blocks which are shipped to China from other nations, but it does not…