Marble is composed of calcite or dolomite, and is closely
related to limestone. Marble is typically characterized by a vein-like pattern
in each stone, and is ideal for creating a rich and elegant surface decoration.
Marble typically is available in colors ranging from white, cream, gray to
black, pink to red, and green.
A few common uses are:
- Window sills
- Shower Sills
- Vanity tops
- Shower shelves
- Table tops and stands
- Tub decks
- Fire Place Surrounds
Benefits of Marble are:
- Every slab is unique
- Heat resistant
- Does not harbor bacteria if sealed properly
- 2-5 on Moh’s Hardness Scale
- Stain resistant when sealed properly
- Can be cleaned with soap and water or mild
*Although marble is heat resistant placing hot items on the
surface may cause discoloration.
*Acidic food or cleaners may cause pitting in the finished
*Although marble is stain resistant, spills should be
cleaned and dried immediately to prevent discoloration to the surface.
*We recommend a fifteen year impregnating sealer to seal
marble stone in order to prevent staining.