Use of slate stone for bathroom remodelling can be an innovative idea
as this natural stone is so unique that no other stone can match its natural
pattern and waves. Slate stone is also available in wide range of earthy
colors that are unmatchable.
Reasons to pick slate stone for bathroom remodelling:
- Slate stone has a natural aesthetic appeal that makes it the choice
of many. It is not only the interior of your home but also the exterior
where the stale stone can be used conveniently. There is a wide variety
in color, pattern, design and slate
stone textures. It does not give monotonous look as every tile
will have different pattern yet similar to each other in color and
shades. Because of this every bathroom or area where slate stone is
being used will be different. There are many
types of slate stones like Autumn
Rustic, Copper Polished, Indian Autumn, Silver Grey Natural etc. So you
can pick the best for you.
- The surface of the slate stone is wavy this makes its rough. So there
wont be any slipperiness when the stone is wet. Because of this anti
slip quality, the slate stone is becoming a preferred choice to be used
in showers and on bathroom floors.
- Slate Stone is very durable and this makes it a perfect choice for
bathroom remodelling. No acid or fire can cause any damage to slate
stone. Because of this it is the choice of homeowners. If you are using
it in high traffic bathroom then traffic pattern might develop on the
floor. This is because of the sealant used. You can scrap the sealant to
remove this. But it is better to contact your distributor before that.
- Way of sealing slate stone is very important as if not sealed
properly the stone can fade very easily. This is because of the porous
nature of slate stone. Slate distributors know different kinds of
sealant and their use. Also with the type of sealant used the
reapplication application will also change.
- The cost of installing slate stone in bathroom is also very less as
compare to other stones. It costs about $5.00 per square foot of the
tile by the professional.
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