At Bergen Marble and Granite, we offer a wide range of large scale exterior and interior stone work that includes stone flooring, backsplash tiles, granite, marble, quartzite and quartz kitchen worktops and bathroom vanity tops among others. Our Carrara Marble offers exceptional and beautiful stone floor and stone worktop materials for all budgets and tastes.
Carrara is a type of marble that comes in either blue-grey or white, it is of high quality and it’s popularly used in building décor and sculpture. It is quarried in Italy in a city known as Carrara which is located in the province of Massa and Carrara.
Carrara is a marble type that was used in constructing most of the ancient buildings in Rome. Some of the ancient building that Carrara was used to build include the column of Marcus Aurelius, Trajan’s Column, and The Pantheon among others. The Carrara quarry has produced more marble than any other quarries on earth. That shows its significant and its longevity.
Carrara Marble has been a popular feature in architecture and art for years because of its’ absolute beauty that is capable of giving a room or building.
Carrara kitchen countertops are stylish, elegant, and complements different kitchen designs and it matches with both light and dark cabinetries. It is cool, and sleekly creating a masterpiece as it wears. Marble countertops are relatively cheap compared to other countertop materials, although it is more susceptible to scratches and staining; in this case a good sealer or trivets, placemats, and coasters can be used to protect the surface in order to minimize damage.
A bathroom with Carrara Marble from the walls to the floor, and fixtures radiates an elegant ambience. Make sure you carefully select the slabs to create a veining pattern from the floor to the ceiling especially if you are lining the shower walls with Carrara.
Using Carrara Marble countertops offer several benefits that you may not get with some other materials.
There are a certain number of things you should look out for when you go to buy your Carrara Marble tile.
With these benefits, using Carrara Marble in your home will give your house an uplift with lots of value added to the building as well.