Rocks On - Hard Surface Solutions offer Italian marble, Exedra, that comes in Calcutta colour (white marble with grey veins). This marble is available in 442mm x 442mm, 594mm x 594mm and has a thickness of 14mm.
Italian marbles are available in silk surface finish (indoors only) and Lux surface finish (indoors only) with the glazed porcelain coloured body. By appearance, Italian marbles are similar to Calcutta marbles with random veining and are produced double-pressed with rectified edges.
Following are the features of Italian marbles:
- Water absorption less than 0.05%
- Frost resistant (-35°C)
- Scratch resistant
- Surface hardness – MOHS 7 (of 10)
- Stain resistant – Class 5 (hot running water)
- Breaking strength EN 550Kg/cm2
- Grade (PEI) 5 – all residential and commercial
- Fire retardant
- Slip resistance: Silk
Exedra reproduces the appearance of Calcutta marble to an extraordinary level, combining the qualities of porcelain stoneware with the beauty of this sort after stone. Using the latest technology, this material is suitable for those who require the appearance of Calcutta, without the worry of staining and wearing.
Italian marbles can be used in a number of commercial and residential indoor applications, such as foyers, boutiques, galleries, living areas, kitchens, bathrooms, floors and walls (with lamination and various edge detail finishes).