Why Natural Stone
Natural stone is a popular choice amongst designers because of its unique characteristics, durability, and more. In the industry, it is acknowledged as a premier building material. Natural stone’s broad range of colors and patterns are visually gripping and neraly impossible to replicate. And, because it comes from the earth, it is a natural choice!
One of a kind
Every project should stand out and reflect the personal style and taste of the designer. When you choose to work with natural stone such as granite or marble, you are getting a one-of-a-kind piece that will set your space apart from others because natural stone can’t be recreated or manufactured. Natural stone is functional and a work of art installed in your own home. Each slab of natural stone is unique, from the vieing pattern to depth of color. When you choose to work with this material we always recommend viewing the stone in person. This will allow you to handpick the piece of natural stone you will be working with!
Along with natural stone being unique, the variety in selection allows for limitless design possibilities. Natural stone can be usued in nurmous applications such as countertops, flooring, fireplaces and more! The way natural stone is formed contributes to the variety and amplifies the creativity it provides those who design with it.
One of the top features of natural stone aside from its uniqueness is durability. The durability of natural stone can’t be found in other building materials. Many of the world’s oldest and most well-known buildings are created out of natural stone. Think of the Taj Mahal, The Coliseum, The Great Pyramid, all made of stone!
Using natural stone adds economic value and an advantage when it comes time to sell a property. But, the value of natural stone goes beyond just monetary. It is also long-lasting, permanence and stability. Due to the advancement of the quarrying and processing technology natural stone is more affordable than ever. The latest in automated machinery allows fabricators to cut natural stone more efficiently and at a lower cost than in the past. Development in installation technologies also makes the process easier, quicker and more secure.
These are just a few of the many advantages of natural stone. Are you interested in learning more? Contact your local Stoneworks! We have stone fabricating locations in Largo & Fort Myers, FL, Charlotte, NC, and Newburgh, NY!
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