What are the benefits for natural stone flooring and counters?

  • By Pablo Kanof
  • 17 Feb, 2017

Natural stone tiling can be used for a variety of applications, such as flooring in kitchens, bathrooms or other rooms, wall accents, showers, countertops and more. But what are the benefits of using natural stone like granite, marble, slate, limestone and others? Well there are plenty of reasons, and no matter how you’re using it you can be sure it will end up looking absolutely beautiful when the project is completed! Here are five reasons to consider natural stone for your next home remodeling project.


There are many different types of natural stones that all provide a great appearance. Granite and marble are some of the most popular natural stone tile options and work great for flooring in any room, including kitchens, bathrooms, living rooms, sunrooms and more. They also make great countertops!

Gorgeous Appearance

Natural stones provide an appearance that only Mother Nature herself could create. The stone will add a rich elegance to any room in your house, even with minimal use, such as an accent or fireplace mantle.


With proper care natural stone tiles will remain stain resistant for years. This does mean applying a sealant every couple years, but it is easy work in order to maintain a beautiful floor or counter. It is very hard to crack most natural stones and scratches buff out fairly simply.


Because the stone comes from nature and is not man made no two cuts of any type of natural stone will be the same, meaning you’ll have a unique floor or counter that no other house will have. The colors and textures of different stones are all unique, so you also have the ability to find the perfect type of stone for the look you’re going for in your home.

Increased Value

One of the best reasons to consider natural stone tiles for your next project is the fact that it will actually add value to your home. Natural stone is a sought after feature by many people looking to buy, so you can beat the rest by having the best already installed!

No matter what sort of project you’re tackling consider natural stone tiles to ensure a gorgeous, timeless look. If you need help designing a   home remodeling project in Sebring   or the surrounding area contact the experts at Stewart Construction. We can help you implement natural stone as counters, flooring or for another use you may have in mind! As a complete home remodeling company we are here to help you achieve the look you’ve always wanted for your house! Call Stewart Construction today at   (863) 658-0764   to learn more about our services or to request a quote for your project, including bathroom or   kitchen remodeling in Sebring!

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