Origin of Natural
Natural stone is the precious
stone which is formed in the earth surface
long back ago. It is the stone which is
comprised of igneous and metamorphic rock.
It is made up of heat and fusion. Natural
stones are more in numbers. Some of the
Natural Stones are Marble, Granite, Limestone,
Quartz, Soap stone, Sandstones and Hewn.
Natural stones can be used to design and
decorate the interior and exteriors of
the homes, buildings and monuments. Natural
stones can be used in different varieties
like countertops, tiles and slabs. Natural
stones are most used as a countertop and
tile. While quarrying, most fabrication
techniques were used for natural stones
in home, temples, palaces, buildings and
monuments. Natural stone gives more attraction
to the homes, buildings, palace and monuments.
About Natural Stone
The natural stone like
Soapstone and slate are much softer than
granite and also less porous. The stone
slate is formed from clay and present
with the general shades like solid gray,
black, and green. It is composed of mineral
talc and mostly contains light striations
of quartz. Combined with a sink of the
same material, slate or soapstone counters
can create a classic farmhouse look or
a sleek, refined look. Both stones get
scratches easily and also chip especially
on the edges. Soapstone and slate can
be combined to give a classic look. It
is essential and also the important factor
to be noted that the stones must be properly
The stone Marble and limestone are warm
and soft material, but they are less practical
for kitchens, because food acids stain.
Marble are the mostly wanted material
by the homeowners and the stains can be
easily removed using chemicals. Marble
is a classic surface and many prefer marble
to be the countertop for the kitchens.
It is polished like granite and limestone
is polished to a matte finish.
Types of Natural