AllStone Resources - Granite, Marble, Slates, Travertine - marble

By: Allstone Resources  09-12-2011
Keywords: Stone, Marble


Marble’s unique beauty makes it instantly recognizable, wherever it’s located. Its color variations produce stunning combinations of contrasting stones and veins. Marble veining is naturally produced over time in the stone, and is probably the most familiar feature of the mineral. Because of the natural veining and color variation, each piece of marble is individual and can never be replicated. Marble is very heavy and susceptible to stains, making installation and upkeep an involved process. However, almost all marble owners will agree that its elegance is worth the trouble.

Most commonly used for entryways in large hotels and buildings, marble is also found as flooring or countertops in many residential homes and even offices. All Stone Resources imports the finest marble pieces from across the globe to provide a diverse selection for our customers, whatever their needs.

Keywords: Marble, Stone

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