Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Using Marble in Office Decoration

Using Marble in Office Decoration

Marble is a metamorphic rock for use in home, office, etc in India and it is formed when limestone is exposed to extreme temperatures and pressures. Marble forms under such extreme conditions because the calcite forming the limestone recrystallizes, forming a denser rock comprising of roughly equigranular calcite crystals.

Why use marble in office?

The best reason why marble remains in heavy demand of countertops is because of its elegant good looks! This igneous stone comes in a wonderful display of color. Our choice of hues includes solid white, solid black and a range of colors in the rose, yellow, gray, green, white and black spectrums. No two slabs are alike. So, you will be assured of having a unique countertop for your home.

marble in office

How to choose a right marble for office?

While choosing between vitrified tiles and marble in office - your budget, design requirement, space location, and the utility will be your basic judgment criteria. Marble offers durability at a higher price whereas the other offers a huge variety of design options at a comparatively lower price. Remember, flooring is the decor element that lives long run. So, choose wisely!

Which one is better – Marble or Vitrified Tiles?

Marble is life-long while vitrified tiles have a coating like a colour-coating if u have seen in the malls, offices, showrooms etc where more people come with their shoes and sandals, sometimes coating comes out and mud like surface becomes visible on the surface. But for an average, if you use it in your home it stays for around 10 to 15 years.

Vitrified tiles can be used just after 1 hour of fixing it. There is absolutely no need to polish it like Marble. Vitrified tiles come in various designs and colors. It has a glossy effect and thus it looks good even at home and also in office and showrooms.

What are the advantages of using marble in office?

 In terms of maintenance and durability, natural marbles are best but it is costlier compared to the ceramic tiles. Ceramic tiles may tend to crack, color, glossiness goes off during prolonged exposure after 2-3 years but marble is really durable. Marble is highly durable and resistance to water and grease.

We are all aware that flooring plays a vital role in home decor. Professionals like architects, builders choose perfect types of material to be used as flooring but when it is time to replace or upgrade to the higher level of the flooring, you need to choose the best decor for your house.

Marble occupies a unique position in decorations. Marble stone is composed of limestone that has undergone extreme heat and pressure. Because it is a natural stone, marble has a porous surface. To help keep it looking beautiful, the marble flooring must be refurbished every 6 to 12 months with a quality stone sealer made for marble.

Unfortunately, marble also has a bad reputation for staining. Orange juice, harsh cleaners, and the acidic substances should be cleaned up immediately. Some homeowners report that even water causes staining on it. The best way to live with marble flooring is by assuming that, over time, the floors will develop a unique patina.

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