Marble Slabs for Most Elegant and Fancy Kitchen Countertops
Looking for a marble countertop? You’ve landed in the right place. The marble slabs that are featured in our gallery are timeless design choices with unique crystalline structure. Do you prefer a honed or a polished finish? If you want to go for a vintage look, go for the honed finish marble slab: it has matte finish, shows the stone off as a little less bright, won’t show scratches as much as the `shiny one` and it has to be sealed in order to control the staining. The polished finish marble slab, it has a more elegant touch, being brighter and shinier. It`s a great choice for color bright designed kitchens or bathrooms, and due to the elegantly scattered veins its a show off!
Marble is one of the most used materials over history, when it comes to sculpture. Now we won’t talk art, but well’ll try to find out more things about this rock that was super popular in mid ’90s. You could find marble in everyone’s kitchen or bathroom!
Marble is a natural stone formed along time when limestone is subjected to intense heat and pressure, due to tectonic shifting in the earths crust. Marble is usually a light-colored rock, with colored veins running along it`s body and it is known that the whiter the marble rock is, the fewer impurities it has.
Now the question is: is it suitable for decorating a kitchen or a bath? Should I buy marble countertops and marble bathroom vanities? The answer is: it depends. Being a natural rock marble is a porous one, therefore susceptible to staining and scrathing, that if it wasn’t carefully sealed. If you decide to purchase a marble countertop you should pay attention while using it: careful with the pots – you might scratch the surface, careful with the stains – clean the countertop gently with non acid soaps. A basic requirement is that the marble countertop shoud be sealed every one or two years.
It is a durable material, only if it’s treated with care. It’s a great choice for elegant and fancy decorated kitchens or bathrooms. The effect of decorating a kitchen with a marble countertop and floor is undeniably beautiful.