News & Blog
Keep up to date with the latest news and features from within our company and the wider stone industry.
What Is The Difference Between Limestone And Travertine?
Limestone and travertine worktops add a unique elegance to the interior design. But what is the difference between these stones? Are they suitable for both bathroom and kitchen or should you consider quartz worktops for the latter? Limestone Worktops Limestone is a sedimentary rock softer…
10 Reasons to Use Natural Stone
The number of building materials available to homeowners has dramatically increased in recent years. Modern manufacturing processes have allowed for the creation of sophisticated building materials made from advanced polymers and other space age materials. However, many homeowners still prefer the appearance and characteristics of…
9 Reasons to Use Sandstone in Your Home
Sandstone is a beautiful natural stone that is a popular choice with homeowners. It is a versatile material that can be used almost anywhere within the home. The most common ways that sandstone is used in the home include flooring, wall cladding, and as a…
Tips For Using Natural Stone In The Bathroom
Natural stone is a beautiful material that is perfectly suited for bathrooms. The incredible patterns, textures, and colours of natural stone allow you to create a bathroom that is absolutely stunning and perfectly matched to the design of your home. Once sealed, natural stone is…
Choosing Between Marble And Granite
Marble and granite are two of the most popular types of natural stone. They are both beautiful natural materials that can be used as kitchen worktops, tiles, and bathroom worktops. This article will share a bit more information about marble and granite to help you…
The Best Uses For Natural Stone
Natural stone has been a popular material with builders and artists for thousands of years. It has been the material of choice for countless sculptures and monuments because of its longevity and incredible beauty. Natural stone has a timeless elegance and unique appearance which also…
Guide To Using Natural Stone Wall Cladding
Natural stone cladding has become very popular over the past few years. It can be used on both internal and external walls to create a look that is very beautiful and truly unique. Natural stone is the perfect material for cladding because it is extremely…
How To Seal And Protect Natural Stone
Natural stone is a beautiful material that can transform the appearance of your home or place of business. Each piece of natural stone has a unique combination of grain, colours, and patterns — which can set your property apart. It is also durable, easy-to-clean and…
The Benefits Of Using Natural Stone In Your Home
Carrara Marble sells many different natural stone products, ranging from beautiful white marble tiles through to brilliant quartzite worktops. Clients can choose from dozens of colours, textures and finishes to find the perfect natural stone for their home. This article will help you decide if…
Choosing Between Quartz And Quartzite For Your Next Worktop
Before we start comparing quartz and quartzite it’s important to understand the difference between the two.