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What Marble Is Used For

Dec 07, 2017

marblewhat marble is used for?

Marble is one of the important stone, the use of a wide range of high-quality marble is not only not only shows the smooth and mirror-like luster, the marble is not only high hardness, but also a very long life, it has been a lot of consumers welcome.

Marble is recrystallized limestone, the main component is CaCO. The general physical properties of marble is relatively soft, which is relative to the terms of granite. In the interior decoration, the TV table, windowsill, indoor floor suitable for use marble. Marble is a product name, not a definition of petrology. Marble is a large category of natural architectural decorative stone, generally refers to the decorative features, can be processed into stone or handicraft building has been metamorphosed or non-metamorphic carbonate rocks. 

Marble is mainly used for processing into a variety of profiles, plates, walls, floors, columns, columns, also commonly used in monuments, towers, statues and other materials. Marble can also be carved into arts and crafts, stationery, lamps, utensils and other practical works of art. This preference has to do with its softness, which made it easier to carve, relative isotropy and homogeneity, and a relative resistance to shattering.Marble texture soft and solemn, elegant style, color variety, is the ideal material for decorative luxury architecture, but also the traditional art of carving materials.


Marble edge materials are also commonly used in artificial stone, terrazzo, stone rice, stone powder production, can be used for coatings, plastics, rubber and other industries filler. Some marble (including limestone, dolomite, marble, etc.) can also be made of alkali-resistant material.

Marble, high compressive strength and good physical and chemical properties, not only the beautiful colors, as well as beautiful patterns, marble decorative plate mass into the building decoration industry, in people's lives play an important role. Natural marble brilliant colors, dignified, at present no artificial material can replace the effect of natural marble. The composition of the larger differences, resulting in its density, color, processing and other differences. So the use of large different. Generally used for high-end places on the ground, walls, furniture decoration.