Goel World- Best Marble Supplier in Lucknow
As marble, the kind of metamorphic rock contains the property of soft texture and gives the luxurious and attractive feel to the architecture, the people usually prefer to use the marble for the interior as well as for the exterior. It adds the charm to your space beautifully by its uniform or discontinuous veins with different colors.
As you know what marble is and how attractively and beautifully it may be used, you definitely want to know about the different types of marble tiles and how they can be used.
Let’s now understand this-
CARRARA MARBLE TILE:
Carrara is actually a city in Italy. There are quarries of white marbles as well as of blue-grey marbles. Carrara Marble Tile is a kind of light-colored marble and is economical in nature. These marbles are mostly used in sculptures and building decor. Some remarkable buildings like The Pantheon, Trajan’s Column, Column of Marcus Aurelius, Marble Arch etc. are made up of the Carrara Marble.
Volkas is that kind of marble which is semi-white in color and consists of grey shadows on its surface. It contains calcite and dolomite in 8% and 92% respectively.
The main characteristics of the volakas marble are its high hardness, uniform, and low water absorption. The compressive strength of volakas is 1400 kg/cm3.
It is mostly used in wall cladding applications, exterior & interior, countertops, basin & stairs, flooring, shower bases, sinks, furniture, carving.
CALACATTA MARBLE TILE-
It is also an Italian Marble. It is white in color with dramatic grey veining and is considered a luxury stone. It has the bold veining around its surface. The calacatta marble has following variations like Calacatta Classic, Calacatta Gold, Calacatta Gold Premium, Calacatta Lasa, Calacatta Splendor, Calacatta Vagli. In these variations, the colors in veins vary from golden to grey. Calacatta Marble Slabs and Tiles are used for several indoor applications, where the elegance matters.
STATUARY MARBLE -
These marbles are like the pure white marble having the pattern of discontinuous grey veins. Between the Basin and the Torano Miseglia, there is a Mount Betogli, which is rich in the statuary marble. Widely, the people use it as a kitchen countertop. Apart from that, it is also good for other areas like monuments, mosaics, fountains, pools, etc. Its compressive strength is 115.0 MPa while density is 2665 kg/m3. The compression breaking load after freezing is 108 MPa. The water absorption of statuary marble is 0.19%.
This marble comes in different shades of brown. Its darker color gives an attractive and charming look.
The light marble is mostly suitable for ethnic decors and colonial decors. The main characteristics of the light marble include its extraordinary polished finish, resilience, natural textures, varieties and color richness, which makes it appealing and stand out from the others.
On the other hand, the dark Emperador marble is dark brown in color having fine grain and irregular vein. It is also known as Turkish Emperador, Emperador Dark Marble. It is mostly used for countertops and bars, wall and floor tiles, etc. Its compressive strength after freezing is 1061 kgf/cm2.
CREMA MARFIL MARBLE-
It is a creamy beige textured marble having soft veins of color. The color tones may be of goldish beige, white beige, yellow-beige or cinnamon beige. It generates a warm desire and smooth feeling among people. The background of Crema Marfil is pale which gives the brighter look. It’s finishing is very shiny and smooth. The main characteristics include its easy maintenance, high durability, and fine finishing. This bright colored marble is suitable for indoor bathroom and Kitchen, such as flooring, backsplashes, wall covering, countertops.
There is an island in Greece, named as Thassos. This white Thassos comes from there. It is different from other marbles because of its sparkling and glowing appearance. It makes space bright which is suitable for indoor and outdoor designs.
In this way, You may use all these marbles for several purposes like flooring, stairs, corridor, wall decoration, furniture, sculpture, columns, vases, countertops, tabletops, tile flooring, fireplace mantels etc.
Now you know about the different types of marbles and their uses or applications in several areas. Bring it to your home and make your space so classy and attractive that give you a feel of pride and charm. The elegance of the marbles makes your space different and unique from others, thereby adding the value to your home and helps you stand out from the crowd. The polished marble makes your space shiny and beautiful.
Wanna try it? Of course, you would like it. Don’t wait, use marble and make your home shine and attractive.