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Can You Use Marble Tiles for a Kitchen Countertop?

By | 2018-03-18T15:56:49+02:00 March 18th, 2018|Categories: News|

You can use marble tiles for kitchen countertop with a good sealer in place. Marble including the Carrara marble slabs is actually denser and does not need sealing as they are dense whereas applying an impregnating sealer will control and minimize staining and other issues. There are durable sealers available in market which form permanent bonds [...]

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What is the difference between marble and granite?

By | 2018-03-18T15:38:52+02:00 March 18th, 2018|Categories: News|

As granite and marble became very popular materials for kitchen and bathroom countertops across the United States during the last decade, home owners have become more and more interested to know the differences between these two natural stones. Many home owners want to know which material is suitable for kitchen countertops, what is preferred for bathroom vanity tops, [...]

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The technology used for marble

By | 2018-03-18T15:41:48+02:00 February 17th, 2018|Categories: News|

The technology used for marble quarrying and processing is very advanced internationally. Factories in developed countries are fully automated which makes the industry highly capital intensive. Though few factories in Egypt tend to acquire the latest technology, several factories still import second handed (sometimes outdated) machinery which is much lower in price. The main process that [...]

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Know More About Egyptian Marble

By | 2018-03-18T15:49:01+02:00 January 18th, 2018|Categories: News|

Egyptian marbles are the oldest and the finest marble products in the world.  Egyptian marble is famous for high luster and visual appeal in terms of quality, appearance, designs and patterns of numerous sizes and utility. These marble slabs do not need any chemical reinforcement like other marble products.  There is abundant availability of this marble tiles in [...]

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Physical origins of marble

By | 2018-03-18T15:51:21+02:00 December 18th, 2017|Categories: News|

Marble is a rock resulting from metamorphism of sedimentary carbonate rocks, most commonly limestone or dolomite rock. Metamorphism causes variable recrystallization of the original carbonate mineral grains. The resulting marble rock is typically composed of an interlocking mosaic of carbonate crystals. Primary sedimentary textures and structures of the original carbonate rock (protolith) have typically been modified or destroyed. Pure white marble is the result [...]

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