- Building Stone
Stone Tile is a type of stone cut for use in floor-wall-facade-stairs. As the name suggests, this stone product is a square cut of stone with a thickness of 1.5 cm to 3 cm, available in dimensions of 30 to 100 cm. The most common tile sizes are 40-60 and 80 cm. Stone tile can be natural stone or artificial.
Stone Tiles can generally be made of:
Tile can be made from natural stones: marble, travertine, onyx marble, crystal marble, sandstone, quartz, and granite. It should be noted that tile cutting tools generally saw blades, but for harder stones such as granite, saws with blades made of cast iron or steel are used.
Cutting Stone tiles is one of the most widely used processing things for stone export.
You can order stone tiles in the desired dimensions and according to your needs, but in general and standard, this type of stone can be cut in 40 x 40, 50 x 50, 60 x 60, 80 x 80. The thickness of the tile is generally less than 2 cm. Other dimensions of tile stone can be 60 x 30, and 80 x 40, which can be used in different hall parts that need rectangular sizes.
Tiles and slabs are different in the following ways:
1 / The dimensions of a stone slab are usually larger than 100 * 100 cm, and its thickness will be 2 cm or more. But the tile has more delicate cuts and millimeter accuracy.
2 / It is impossible to use stone slabs in all parts of the building, and it is mainly used in large areas such as the hall floor and reception sink, wall stone, etc.
3 / Stone slabs are usually processed from blocks of higher quality. Of course, this does not mean that the quality of the stone tile is lower.
4 / Stone slabs are transported by cranes and wooden and metal pallets due to their high weight and dimensions, while the stone tile can be easily moved by hand.
5 / In addition to the above, slab stone is more expensive than stone tile.
The price of stone tile depends on the various items listed below: