Feeling… blue?

With winter fast approaching and days becoming shorter and shorter, it is common to feel blue. However, we have the remedy: here’s an overview of blue materials that will cheer you up by bringing a new flavour to your projects. Azul Amazon Type of stone: granite. Origins:...
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The “art of marble” today

The fact that marble is – and has been for hundreds of years – the material of choice of sculptors is no secret. Its translucency and durability – and yet, soft and easy to work – have determined its success among the greatest, from Phidias, Myron and Praxiteles, to Donatello,...
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The “10 commandments” of natural stone

Choosing the right natural stone can be daunting. There are so many things to consider: physical properties, aesthetic, maintenance, suitability, availability… just to mention a few. Here’s the “10 commandments” of natural stone to help you make an...
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Maintenance programme for honed limestone and marble flooring

Flooring is a key element to the look and feel of any environment, whether it is a private property or a commercial space. By adopting the right maintenance routine for your flooring, you’ll not only display a clean and professional image, but you’ll also prolong the life...
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What is book-matching?

With “book-matching” we refer to the practice of matching two (or more) stone slabs, so that two adjoining surfaces mirror each other, giving the impression of an opened book – that’s is where the name comes from. Book-matching has been used to enhance architectural...
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Marble… all you ever wanted to know: formation, composition, properties and uses

What is marble? Marble is a metamorphic rock formed from the exposure of limestone to a very high temperature and pressure, over the years in the Earth’s crust. Limestone is composed primarily of the mineral calcite (CaCO3) and other minerals, such as clay minerals, micas,...
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Floresta limestone: more info and pictures

Formed over millions of years into a unrivalled tones and textures, this detritic sedimentary rock with a grain-supported texture is ideal to compliment outside designs and greenery and transform outdoor spaces into elegant stylish areas for living, often as a...
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Our limestone range gets bigger

We are exciting to announce that our range of limestone is now enriched with 4 new affordable, durable and (for the most part) frost-resistant materials. Check out the photo gallery here and click on the limestone of interest for more information. Urban Grey Urban Grey is a...
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Introducing Medi Black limestone

Introducing Medi Black: a bit of a medley of all the most popular black and brown stones. With black, dark brown and caramel background colour, thick and think white veins and a composition that reminds of Breccia, this limestone from Turkey is an elegant, unique, and yet...
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Fireplace featured on Homes & Properties

We are so excited to see the stone fireplace produced by paolo.interiors featured on the Evening Standard’s Homes & Properties. Read the article  
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