Marble is an elegant natural stone rich with beauty. It offers a unique look and feel that has been used in palaces, temples, and sculptures for centuries and now is used for countertops, fireplace surrounds, flooring, sinks and vanities. It possesses a truly timeless beauty that will always be a classic.
Compared to granite, marble is a softer stone. It should not be cut on because it will scratch easily. But, it’s not as soft as soapstone.
This natural stone is best used where it won’t to be subjected to frequent use and abuse.
An antiqued or tumbled finish will weather or age the stone. Marble is a beautiful and durable natural stone. Think of your lifestyle and where you want to use it before deciding on marble. If you absolutely love the look of marble and are comfortable with the maintenance, choose marble. You will be glad you did.