No floor covering is older than natural stone, more beautiful or more earthy. Natural stone was ancient man and woman’s design element, a primary material of construction and an original medium of creativity. Natural stone’s classic look has stood the test of time and still is a popular and beautiful flooring options for homeowners of today.
We know stone and understand well its features, advantages and benefits. We know how it is created and how to integrate it into your home and lifestyle. Metro Atl. Floors offers a variety of natural stone options including, granite, marble, slate and more.
We want you to know all about natural stone, to understand, learn and experience this historic and versatile product so you can decide if it’s the smartest flooring choice for you.
Why design with natural stone? Well, for a number of reasons.
Natural stone is strong and stable to live with. It exudes a rich, organic, beautiful surface and has a confident, timeless “presence” in any room. Rub your hand across any natural stone product. Can you feel the eons of time it took to produce this natural wonder of Mother Earth?
It is the world’s oldest building material — imagine its beauty and elegance in your home.
Indeed, nothing compares to the beauty of natural stone, and nothing can create pride quicker than when you walk into your home and onto a natural stone floor.
And while it is typically more expensive than ceramic tile, natural stone will virtually always increase your home’s resale value. That’s important to know when shopping.
Please consider that stone has natural coloring and variation and it can stain so additional maintenance is necessary.
To learn more about stone and it’s characteristics please visit our other sections.
Today, there is a large selection and variety of natural stone to choose from, and we will be showing you and explaining each stone family in detail.
We also carry an extensive collection of stone in a multitude of sizes and shapes which are in stock and ready to go.
In these sections on Natural Stone you can count on learning about slate, a beautiful and colorful stone offering endless design opportunities, granite, the hardest and densest stone, marble, known for its rich, luxurious quality, limestone, a softer, more porous stone, and the popular travertine.
We will also take an informative look at tumbled stone, America’s favorites in rustic settings.
We invite you to discover the many wonderful facets of Natural Stone. and see if it is the right flooring for you.