When it comes to decorating small spaces, both natural and manmade stones can bring a unique and beautiful touch. Here’s a guide to using these materials effectively:
Natural stone, such as granite, marble, slate, or limestone, is a great choice for small spaces due to its unique patterns and colors.
Granite: Known for its durability and resistance to heat, this is ideal for kitchen countertops or bathroom vanities in small spaces.
Marble: Marble adds an elegant touch. It’s perfect for small bathroom flooring or wall accents.
Slate: Slate is excellent for creating a rustic look. It can be used on walls or floors in small spaces.
Limestone: This stone brings a soft, warm feel to any space. It’s great for small bathroom walls or fireplace surrounds.
Manmade stone, also known as engineered stone, includes materials such as quartz, terrazzo, and concrete.
Quartz: This engineered stone is made from crushed quartz and resin. It’s a wonderful choice for small kitchen countertops because it’s non-porous and resistant to stains and scratches.
Terrazzo: Terrazzo is a composite material made from chips of marble, quartz, granite, glass, and other suitable material. It’s great for small flooring areas due to its durability and easy maintenance.
Remember, no matter what type of stone you choose, it’s important to keep scale in mind. For small spaces, consider smaller tiles or thin slabs to avoid overwhelming the area. Also, lighter colors can help make the space seem larger.
Whether you opt for natural or manmade stone, both can add significant value and aesthetic appeal to your small space.
Our Fabricators can cut natural and manmade stone to fit almost any small space.
Fabricators play a crucial role in customizing both natural and manmade stone for small spaces. With the help of advanced tools and techniques, fabricators can cut, shape, and finish stone to fit any design or specification. This allows for a high degree of customization and ensures that the stone will perfectly fit into your space, no matter how small it is.
For instance, if you have a small kitchen, our fabricators could cut a slab of granite or quartz to create a bespoke countertop that fits perfectly. Similarly, in a compact bathroom, we could cut marble or limestone to size for a custom vanity top or shower surround. In addition, our fabricators can create unique details such as edge profiles and cutouts for sinks or cooktops. They can also hone or polish the stone to achieve the desired level of shine, from matte to high gloss.
By utilizing the services of our skilled fabricators, you can make the most out of natural and manmade stone in small spaces, enhancing both functionality and aesthetic appeal.