Limestone is a natural stone product which means it comes in a variety colors including buff, gray and a full color blend of both. Additionally, the color of the stone is maintained throughout the life of the product. Limestone is extremely durable, is long lasting and a relatively maintenance free stone. Limestone is easier to fabricate than other stones, so architects can design without limitations, and is readily available and can be on site in a matter of weeks.
Limestone is a sedimentary rock composed mainly of skeletal fragments of marine organisms, calcite and aragonite. They make up about 10% of all sedimentary rocks. It’s many uses include building material, it’s a component of concrete, a base for roads, pigment in paints, a soil container and a lot more. It can be used in both residential and commercial properties for building facing, driveways, patios, and more. It can provide a unique and elegant look to any property because of the natural colors, it can also give a building a classic feel as it harkens back to the great pyramids and medieval castles.
Are you interested in limestone for your home or business? If you are thinking about it you should schedule an appointment to talk about our many products and options. Here at Custom Stone Works we are proud to provide natural and manufactured stone products all over Michigan, Ohio, Illinois and more. Our limestone services include quarrying, fabricating, and more. To learn more about limestone and the rest of our manufactured and natural stone products and services give us a call at (734) 427-8158.