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.
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.
Marble and natural stone pavers are a great way to give your house a face-lift and add value. Stone pavers are most commonly utilized for exterior projects but are suitable for any indoor or outdoor area. The four most common types of pavers are travertine pavers, marble pavers, limestone pavers, and slate pavers. Each type of paver offers a unique look for your space and is available in a variety of sizes and formats including the Versailles or French pattern to give your outdoor or indoor area a signature design.
Travertine, Marble, Slate, and Limestone provide an unmatched combination of natural beauty, affordability, luxury, and durability for a variety of projects. Generally these materials come in tiles that range from 3/8’’ to 5/8’’ thick depending on the format, making them excellent options for interior applications as well as exterior applications where there is an available concrete surface to install upon and the tile will not be exposed to freeze-thaw cycles.
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.