Surprising Facts About Stone

Written by Small Business Magazine on January 24th, 2018. Posted in Ceramic slabs, Marble slabs for sale, Natural stone for sale

Architectural stone and tile

Humans have been using hard natural substances to build and decorate for centuries. From the Taj Mah to the Pantheon, from the Leaning Tower of Pisa to the Washington Monument, we’re always on the lookout for stone for sale and love the look of these natural building materials. Here are surprising facts about architectural stone, marble slabs, and the other natural materials we love to build with:

  1. We’ve been putting up stone for sale for 5,000 years. Marble in architecture, art, and design have been used since the earliest Egyptian and Mesopotamian cultures. People in those cultures were using engineered stone (think pyramids), but natural stone slabs were used