Grigio Carnico marble offers elegance and unique features for any area of both interior and exterior decoration. It is a notable and stylistic grey marble, which comes with a natural medium-to-dark grey coloured backdrop. Coupled with bold veining in pure white quartz which provides it with sophisticated sheen. In addition, Grigio Carnico offers classic Italian finesse with a minimalistic look to any living and architectural space or renovation.
Originally quarried in the region of Paluzza, Timau, Provincia di Udine, Friuli Venezia Giulia in Italy; this natural marble is easy to work with. It rates at 3-4 in the Moh’s scale and has a water absorption rate of 0.06%. This makes it much stronger than any other organic building material.
Whether you want to improve a section of your house or alter the entire construction and turn it into a place of your dreams, this marble will perfectly sit with all the designer projects.
Carnico grey marble is formed from sedimentary rocks that trough natural crystallization, resulting in interlocking stone rocks.
Similarly, these can vary in appearance, according to the different minerals that compose it; which can be silica, sand, clay and iron oxides among others. These natural impurities allow for an endless variation of types, making marble the most famous natural stone in the world.
has been used since ancient times in the construction of monuments (Taj Mahal in India, Marble Arch in London, etc), statues (David by Michelangelo and paving amongst establishments of kings and emperors.
More recently and with the advance of new technology and quarrying systems, stones like Grigio Carnico marble have become affordable. Resulting in a reality across homes, offices, shops, hotels, restaurants and other spaces in which it never fails to impress.
Another factor that strengthens the timeless popularity of marble is its luxurious appeal. Coupled with its resistance, elegant looks, durability, it provides investment value to any property in which it is applied. Marble is a 100% natural product that varies in size and pattern; making each piece unique. Slabs dimensions vary from block to block and cover an approximate area of 5.5m2. This grey marble comes in slab formats with thicknesses of 20mm and 30mm. You can also choose it in thicker sheets and blocks for special projects.
Features and benefits of Grigio Carnico marble:
- High resistance to heat and freezing
- 100% natural
- Each piece is unique
- Low liquid absorption
- Extreme durability
- Suitable for indoors and outdoors
- Wide array of colours, patterns and finishes