Natural beauty thousands of years in the making.
Natural stone flooring is the oldest type of flooring. It has been around for thousands of years. It is beautiful and elegant. It is one of the most beautiful types of flooring available. Some examples of natural stone flooring are travertine, slate, and marble. Besides being one of the most beautiful types of flooring, it will also increase the resale value of your home.
Stone flooring comes from natural solid rock. This natural rock is cut and then re-cut to the desired shape and then polished. It is also the only flooring that improves with age. There are many different types of stone flooring. Some of those are travertine, limestone, marble, and slate.
Granite stone flooring is the most durable. It is also very stain resistant. Not only can it be used for floors, but it can also be used for counter-tops and backsplashes. Marble is also ideal for kitchens, backsplashes, and other areas like bathrooms provided that the marble is properly sealed.
Limestone and travertine flooring is formed of many organic materials. It often complements an older style interior. Limestone the softest type of natural stone and because of this itÃ¢ÂÂs not suited for high traffic areas.
Limestone, travertine, slate, and marble all need to be regularly sealed because they are a porous material. Sealers offer protection against stains and help maintain the stones natural beauty. Granite is the only type of natural stone thatÃ¢ÂÂs not porous, but it also needs to be regularly sealed every few years.