Types Of Common Stone Used In Residential Design

Stone – familiar material from inside to outside. However, choosing the right stone is not an easy thing. Don’t worry, Luxspace has learned and will introduce you to some of the most commonly used stones in interior design. Hopefully, through the information below, you have the right choice for the interior space of your apartment.

NATURAL STONE

  • Metamorphic rock type: marble, marble
  • Magma stone: granite, granite
  • Sedimentary rocks

ARTIFICIAL STONE

  • Onyx Translucent Stone
  • Complex marble
  • Artificial resin stone – solid surface
  • Cement stone – artificial granite
Marble, marble
Marble, marble are rocks formed by the impact of heat flow due to magma activity and the inner movement of the earth’s crust. Under the action of pressure and temperature, the texture of lava changes.
Marble, Marble usually has many colors. Popular and popular are usually colors such as white, gray-white, black, gray, blue-gray, green, red, yellow, etc. The surface of these natural stones has patterns with wavy points, have high beauty.
It is because of that aesthetic advantage that Marble and marble are often used to cover stairs, pillars, facades of townhouses or used for wall cladding, kitchen countertops, etc. They are used in many spaces. furniture. From interior design of villas, townhouses to apartment interior design are suitable. In addition to using for interior space, the exterior architecture can also use the above stone because of its beautiful and diverse design.

Granite, Granite
Granite, granite is a type of rock that is located in the earth’s crust or is formed by the process of erupting to the surface and condensed due to the process of heat contact or keratinization, so it is metamorphosed. Granite often has a hard structure, which is rough blocks with rounded edges when weathered. Among them, the most popular are basalt, granite, volcanic rock and tuff rock.
Depending on many factors such as mineral composition, chemical composition, the rock mass will have different pink, black, and gray colors.
Granite is the most widely distributed acidic magmatic rock with a coarse surface that reaches the level of crystallinity and has an average density of 2.75 g/cm3 at the temperature that produces viscosity.
These two types of stones are popular with customers. They are commonly used in construction, wall cladding or stairs, floors. With beautiful, hard advantages, granite and granite are used for many construction projects such as office design, townhouse design, hotel villa, bar, shop, … are all suitable.
Sedimentary rocks
Sedimentary rock is one of the three types of rocks that make up the earth’s crust, accounting for 75% of the total number of constituent rocks. This rock is composed mainly of the mineral calcite. Due to impurities in mud, clay, etc., the color of this stone is also very diverse, from white, ash, light green, yellow, pink, black, …
Limestone is the main raw material for the production of lime, cement, aggregates for concrete used for paving roads, … used as cladding, paving slabs for ceilings or plaster walls. In addition, limestone is also carved into beautiful handicraft works. Depending on the needs of use, the homeowner will be advised by the interior construction unit to use the appropriate product.