When calculating the amount of Natural Stone Tile or Pavers you need for your project ordering the correct amount of overage is an important part. There is a rule of thumb within the industry when working with Travertine, Limestone, or Marble Tile which is ordering at least 10-12% overage for your project. This overage is important to cover waste, miscuts, and any material that is broken or chipped during installation or when pulled out of the pallet. The main focus for this is making sure you have the correct amount of material to properly complete your project and that you're not left short which can cost you time, money, and frustration.
Rock Bottom Tile and Stone frequently gets questions regarding maintaining recently installed granite tops or trendy stone counter tops. We hear from many people who wish to understand how best to look after their counter tops. First question is always, how hard is it to take care of granite or marble counter tops? Truth is, most of our customers find it easier than they think. Below are a few basic tips to help make it easier for you.
What a great idea! Attention to the designer in you. Rock Bottom Tile
and Stone, LLC would like to introduce you to a terrific design concept that
can complete your natural stone floor. No longer do you have to have unsightly
floor vents that distract from the design aesthetic of sensational stone
flooring. There is nothing beautiful about an old metal vent and now you have
an option to blend that vent seamlessly with your stone flooring. You can do
this with any type of natural stone tile including travertine, marble,
limestone, slate, and granite.
As temperatures rise progressively higher in the coming months, there's a distinct possibility homeowners will be getting their properties prepared for an exciting spring and summer season. Amongst many spring cleaning and landscaping projects, one might choose to take into consideration taking a second look at backyard pools and patio areas.
Create A Stylish Pool Deck With Travertine Pavers. Travertine Pavers (and Pool Coping) around swimming pools creates stunning backyard environments with pools occupying their rightful place as crown jewels of recreation. In so many cases home owners motivated by the mistaken impression of high cost may choose some man-made, inferior product like stamped concrete that simply doesn’t possess the particular properties inherent with travertine pavers that make them so attractive.
While polling real estate agents recently on what buyers really prefer in homes there was a resounding nod towards the use of real stone such as travertine, granite, limestone, etc., over any man-made products available. “Real stone has an inherent value for resale of homes”, states Ronnie Graves of Prudential California. In fact, the #1 question that gets asked by prospective buyers during most home walkthroughs is “Are the floors and countertops real stone?”
Rock Bottom Tile & Stone LLC is an online natural stone tile importing and distribution company founded to bring the highest quality natural stone to our customers at the absolute best prices. Our commitment is to provide excellence in quality, price and service.