Pros and Cons of Travertine

It’s true to say that many people think that marble and travertine are the same, but in actual fact where they are derived from makes the difference. Marble is derived from a metamorphic stone as a result of limestone being subjected to an immense amount of pressure for a long period of time. Whereas, the difference in each is the variation of limestone; travertine derives from mineral springs especially hot springs. Travertine has more of a rustic look as opposed to the sophisticated look of marble. Of course, depending on your own personal preference, travertine can prove as an excellent material to incorporate into your home, be it in the form of benchtops, tiling, stone cladding, flooring and more. Just … Continue reading

Read More
Go To Top