Marble is the most expensive building stone in the world. Extraction of it is difficult and its best reserves are in Iran. Unlike granite, marble has therapeutic properties (calcium source) and is tranquilizing. Perhaps the use of marble in most religious places of the East is this peculiar reason. Marble is also the only family of rocks (building stones), which, apart from a few exceptions, passes the light through itself, and they have the potential of light transmission, which gives a very exclusive beauty to the atmosphere and provides peacefulness.
Applications: Suitable for all occasions such as indoor and outdoor spaces and beautiful luxury design projects.
Unlike granite, Carrara marble has lower hardness, but it has diverse colors and extensive beautiful patterns.
Applications: Interior spaces of the building (floors and stairs, etc.) and works with large volumes and tool works (because of being soft) and in some outdoor spaces.
One of the types of building stones is tera onyx, which is used in luxurious projects. An important feature of the marble is the passage of light from itself, because of which has attracted a lot of people, as for Shajareh luxurious marble and onyx stone.
Feature: 1- The most prominent feature of granite is its hardness due to the high percentage of silicon in the rock; 2- Granite has caused the cutting blades used to cut granite, 3-to be different from the cutting blades for other rocks.
Applications: Suitable for facades, floors and stairs, but not suitable for works with large volumes and tool works. They are mainly used in public centers where traffic is very high. This type of stone is quite useful for such places