Exterior and Façade cladding applications- A Brief
Stones for Exterior & Façades Cladding Applications bring versatility in visual appeal to any home or business place. Over the many years, a variety of natural stones have been used in extreme weather conditions.
Marble & granite are the most obvious choices and for very good reasons. Marble is artistic and produces a effect of high-quality when applied to the exterior patio and façade cladding.
On the other hand, granite with its crystallized granulated base and intense variation in tones introduces diversity to a contemporary, urban to rustic design. The stone stays eternally beautiful, making it an cost-effective option while decorating an exterior.Natural stone cladding-
A natural stone can be cut-to-size units from larger slabs. The most popular among natural stone for façade cladding or exterior use is granite due to its mechanical strength. A spectrum of colours that are rarely found in another stone like marble or quartzite.
Granite is very dense that resists cracking. It is also non-porous as opposed to marble, which means it does not allow water absorption during freezing winter months, neither does it crack during extreme summers.Manufactured stone for exterior and façade cladding applications- A Brief
An alternative to natural stones would be engineered stones that showcase the beauty and aesthetic of marble and granite, but are thin, lightweight, affordable and yet resist extremity. These neither crack easily nor fade.