Here at Marble 2 Marvel, we offer a range of Limestone surfaces for countertops. Limestone is the softest stone in our range and it comes in Polished, honed or tumbled. Limestone can be used for a number of applications including fireplaces, tiles, bathrooms and wetrooms.
What is Limestone?
Limestone is a sedimentary rock and most limestone is composed of grains. It is largely made up of skeletal fragments from marine organisms such as coral. Limestone often also contains chert and varying amounts of clay and sand. It contains the minerals calcite and aragonite which are crystal forms of calcium carbonate.
Limestone is used for many different applications, as a building material, as aggregate for the base of roads, as white pigment or filler in products such as toothpaste or paints, and as a chemical feedstock.
How & Where can Limestone be used?
Limestone can be used in the following applications:
- Countertops (not recommended for kitchens)
- Bathroom Counter Tops
- Vanity Tops
- Shower Rooms
- Reception Counters
- Sinks and Trough Basins