THE FINEST ITALIAN MARBLE
Why Italian Marble is Finest Marble in the World?
While marble is quarried in many countries around the world including Greece, USA, India, Spain, Romania, China, Sweden and even Germany, there is one country which is generally considered the home of the most high-grade and luxurious marble available – Italy. Italian marble is practically peerless in the natural stone world when it comes to its durability, purity and beauty. It’s synonymous with luxury, elegance and sophistication and is seen as a symbol of status in residential and commercial buildings around the world.
What are the Features of Italian Marble?
- Smooth finish
- Striking colour
- Used for Flooring
- Appealing design
- Easy to maintain
- Long lasting
Which type of marble is best?
Some of our most popular Italian marbles in-store are Calacatta, Statuario and Carrara marble. These stones are ideal for indoor applications and are commonly used as kitchen bench tops, splashbacks and bathroom vanities. For those looking to add white marble into their home, take a look at these different types of marble and their best uses.
- Carrara Marble
This is the most common type of natural stone that is quarried in the region it is named after, Carrara in Italy. The background colour tends to lean towards a grey or blue-grey finish with more fine, linear striations and generally a more softer and subdued look.
- Calacatta Marble
The rare and luxurious Calacatta stone is similarly quarried in the Carrara region of Italy, more specifically in the Apuan mountains. The stone has a lot more variation in colour than the Carrara and is characterized by a pure white to milky white background with dramatic large veins that range in colour from gold to brown to grey.
- Statuario Marble
The stone has a bright white background and thin to thick grey bold veining so there is a greater contrast and not much colour variation in this stone.
What is the most expensive Italian white marble?
The White Statuario marble, Carrara Marble, Calacatta Marble are the most precious and appreciated Italian marbles in the World, above all for prestigious projects and extremely refined furnishing elements. This marble has been used since the Renaissance in the most exclusive projects for its delicate magnificence and for the ability to transmit with extreme elegance the most refined aesthetic luxury.
What is Statuario marble?
Statuario is the most precious marble varieties found in Italy. White Statuario Marbles are used for flooring and wall in interiors as well as exteriors. Generally comes with natural textures and white colour and it has nice durability and strength. In order to provide maximum satisfaction to our clients, we use the finest raw materials, modern machines and technology for manufacturing the White Statuario Marbles. Our marbles are long lasting & durable in nature and are specifically designed to enhance the look of any place.
What is Statuario tiles?
Statuario Marble Tiles are used for flooring and wall cladding. These tiles come in white color with natural textures. Statuario Marble Tiles has nice durability and strength. Bhandari Marble Group is the perfect place for Statuario marble tiles. We make these tiles from slabs as per the order of client. Generally the size of tiles is 1ft*1ft or as per. These tiles are used for wall cladding, bathroom flooring or for flooring.
Where is Statuario marble from?
Statuario marble comes from quarries found in the Apuan Mountains in Carrara, Statuario has limited availability and high demand. The low availability of this marble makes it more of a rare find.
What is the Price of Statuario Marble?
The prices of Statuario marble depends on its variation, color, size and verities. You will get the best prices only at Bhandari Marble Group. If the slab having pure white with less veins over it prices are according to that and if the slab have less whiteness with more grey veins over it prices as per that.
Where you can use the Statuario Marble?
Statuario marble is an ideal stone for indoor applications such as kitchen countertops and backsplashes, bathroom vanities, and floor tiles. Statuario marble should not be used for exterior applications. Most common uses of Statuario Marble :
- Table Top
What are the sizes of Statuario Marble?
Bhandari Marble Group’s Statuario marble in a polished finish. It’s available in the different sizes: 12”x12”, 18”x18”, 24”x24”, 36”x36” and 3/4″ Slab.
What Is Calacatta Marble?
Calacatta has a pure white background with gorgeous, dramatic gold and gray veining. Calacatta does not follow a linear pattern and is often considered one of the most luxurious and pure marbles in appearance. If you’re looking for a heavy veining, this choice is much bolder than Carrara marble, with thicker and larger patterns.
Where is the origin of Calacatta Marble?
This marble is also quarried in Carrara, Italy. This location causes confusion between Calacatta and Carrara marble, since they are quarried in the same region.
What are the uses of Calacatta Marble?
Calacatta is a classic look for residential and commercial applications, like its use as elegant floor tiles, countertops and backsplashes. Most Common uses of Calacatta Marble are:
What sizes of Calacatta Marble is available?
Calacatta marble is available in a polished finish. It’s available in the different sizes:
12”x12”, 12”x24”, 18”x18”, 24”x24”, 36”x36” and 3/4″ Slab.
What is Carrara Marble?
Carrara Marble has soft veining and is takes on a blue-gray appearance. The gray background of this marble shows off subtle gray flecks and feathery, linear veining. In comparison to other marbles, Carrara has a more subtle appearance.
Where is the origin of Carrara Marble?
True to its name, Carrara marble is quarried in northern Tuscany, Italy, in the city of Carrara. The Apuan Alps have more than 600 quarry sites for Carrara marble. That is more than any other marble quarry in the world!
Where you can use Carrara Marble?
Various well-known monuments and statues were created with Carrara marble, such as Michelangelo’s David, the Pantheon and London’s Marble Arch. Aside from its structural uses, modern applications for the stone include wall panels, flooring, stairways and countertops.
What are the Sizes of Carrara Marble?
Carrara marble is available in both honed and polished finishes. It’s available in the different sizes: 12”x12”, 16”x32”, 18”x18”, 24”x24”, 24×36, 36”x36” and 3/4″
BHANDARI MARBLE GROUP
Bhandari Marble Group is the largest supplier of Italian Marble-Statuario marble, Carrara Marble, Calacatta Marble, Vietnam Marble, Thassos Marble, White Marble slab etc. We import the best block directly from quarry of Italy and process these blocks in our gang saw and deliver the best quality with super finished marble.
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