In our company, we have different size of stone like as slab, tile, and block.
Depending on surface you want use of stone and dimension of your surface, you can select size of stone.
In this article, we explain size of stone such as travertine, marble, granite, onyx and limestone.
Definition of Tile
Tile means small size of stone that it can use for bathroom or floor. Tile stone usually cut in square or rectangle.
Because tile size is small, after Extract stone, this cut in small pieces. You know Travertine is a terrestrial sedimentary rock. It formed by a process of rapid precipitation of calcium carbonate at the mouth of hot springs or in limestone caves.
A travertine tile may have a matte or glossy finish. Finishes include filled and honed, unfilled honed, brushed, tumbled and polished. Travertine flooring can create a timeless, classic looking interior floor, paved patio or a rustic garden path. Travertine tile flooring comes in assorted color variations.
Our standard tile is 2 cm thick. Tile sizes for indoor use in a floor usually come in French Pattern sets comprising of 60 x 60, 30 x 60, 40 x 40, 80 x 80 size pieces. The 100 x 100 size is big sizes.
Select travertine for surface or floor
A floor tile is durable and sturdy. As a stone floor tile, it is also easy to clean and maintain. Should a single floor tile break or be damaged, they can be easily replaced without ruining the look or design of the entire floor. Their neutral color tones and travertine’s rough-hewn look adds texture and appeal to the floor.
Stone flooring is a great investment, and not just for their durability and looks. They significantly increase the aesthetic appeal and market value of a property. It is easy to clean making them a viable option for high-traffic floor areas.
Filled tiles are best for indoor applications, especially for wet areas such as bathrooms and kitchens.
Unfilled tiles, on the other hand, can be used for outdoor applications on terraces and pedestrian walkways with no vehicle traffic.
Definition of block
Block size means big size of stone that export in large size without cut it.
Block size of stone, depends on its mine. We extract stone block in these sizes:
180×180 with 280 height
180×180 with 320 height
180×180 with 380 height
Volume of block is 2.87 meters. We get this block on surface and export it.
Volume of block is 24 tones.
Definition of slab
A stone slab is a big stone, flat and of little thickness, that are generally used for paving floors, for covering walls or as headstones.
We say about Granite slab, “Nothing can compare to the natural beauty of real stone.” In fact, you would not be looking at slab granite otherwise.
Granite can be a touchy material, prone to breaking at the wrong places during fabrication, staining, and even scorching under high heat. This is wonderful.
In bulk granite wholesaler Slab Market, the average size of natural slab granite used for countertops is 9 feet long by 5 feet wide. Most slabs used for counters are roughly 1.25 inches thick.
Thickness can vary across the expanse of the slab. So, installers often have to shore up parts of the slab so that all areas are supported.
Because Granite is a natural material quarried from the earth, size varies and larger slab sizes are more expensive to container-ship, handle, and fabricate.
For example, in the kitchen, the 5.5 foot width allows the slab to be cut down its length, in order to produce two slabs of about 33 inches. Countertop depths tend to be about 24 inches, so this gives the installer ample working room.
If you like natural slab granite, when you use granite stone, you can see shiny and gleam surface. This is very beautiful.
Keep in mind, the dramatic veins, streaks, and mineral deposits offered by slab granite cannot be duplicated by other countertop materials. Because natural slab granite still provides the greatest visual depth as 3D.
Marble stone is formed from limestone, superheated to form its unique crystalline structure. Marble countertop surfaces are timeless with their classic beauty and elegance. If you are looking for a surface to sustain through the ages, this natural stone countertop material is perfect for you. Its naturally cool temperature is pleasing for cooking as well as keeping any workspaces temperature controlled.
So, travertine is uniquely combined with cement before it is smoothed and polished to provide a more uniform surface much like its granite and marble counterparts.
Its honed natural finish is ideal for both commercial and residential countertop use. Travertine Countertops comes in both tile and slab forms to meet your preferences. With over 10 travertine colors to choose from. Its smooth and durable surface provides an optimal surface in combination with its natural visual appeal.
Onyx slabs are reinforced with an Italian permeation of resin and mesh so the material gets and extra coat of hardness
Onyx Slabs have always been in craze, it has been found in ancient civilizations as embellishments. Onyx is a synonym of class and elegance.