Stone makes a kitchen look fantastic, it also signifies longevity, permanency and luxury. A kitchen with stone blended into its design is often taken for granted because of stone’s ease of use. Because there are many types of natural stones, there are other things to take into consideration when designing your perfect kitchen. A particular… Continue reading What Kitchen Designers Need to know about Stone: Your Kitchen Refurbishment
There are so many different kinds of herbs and your first step in planning a garden is to choose the ones you want to grow. If you are new to herb gardening you will probably want to start with those that you can have the most fun using. Culinary and fragrant herbs can be used… Continue reading Where to Grow Herbs
Almost as long as men have been building, they have used stone such as Travertine, Marble and Jerusalem stone. All three have been use for adorning and decorating, facades, paving and flooring especially used in buildings special importance. Jerusalem stone is the name applied to a pale limestone quarried in Palestine and Israel that has… Continue reading Stone: Standing the test of time
In addition to our standard range of tiles, we also supply some special items such as skirting (available from stock in Desert Cream, Antique Gold and Hebron Beige), step profiles, with or without textured anti slip strips, and stone wash basins. We can also provide slabs in 2 & 3cm thickness in all of our… Continue reading Stone Special Items
LTP manufacture a range of scientifically formulated products for the cleaning, sealing and maintenance of natural materials, in particular natural stone. The comprehensive range consists of intensive cleaners to remove stubborn stains, grout and cement residues, impregnating sealers, waxes and surface sealers as well as day to day maintenance products to ensure that floors and… Continue reading Tile & Marble Collection is a distributor of LTP’s range of floor maintenance materials.
There are a variety of stones and rocks used by builders and architects to create stunning effects. In this article, we will take a look at three of the most popular. Jerusalem stone The biblical sounding Jerusalem stone is actually an umbrella term encompassing a variety of pale lime-stones and dolomite stones. So called due… Continue reading Three of the most stunning types of rock & stone
Residential Property in Mill Hill This property used different types of Jerusalem Stone and Travertine to stunning effect throughout the property. The hallway was tiled in Desert Cream and this was carried down some steps into the cloakroom where a mosaic was used as a decorative feature. The Kitchen was tiled in Antique Travertine. The… Continue reading Residential Projects
These beautiful limestones are in a gamut of colours from beiges and creams reminiscent of the Mediterranean beaches close to their source, to a striking grey tinged with blue. They are available in different sizes and finishes, including tumbled pavers to allow the customer to match the external to the internal floor creating feeling that… Continue reading Mediterranean Limestone Collection
Jerusalem Stone is one of the oldest and most beautiful building materials in the world. The deposits, which are quarried in the Holy Land around Jerusalem, vary in colour from a rich gold to hues of grey and pink and are similar to limestone in appearance but much harder and less porous giving them the… Continue reading What is Jerusalem Stone?
Although stone can appear almost indestructible as a building material, it needs to be maintained to keep its looking its best. Let’s starts with some basic checks. Is the stone floor sealed? Check the stone’s softness Decide on what furniture rests upon the floor It’s a good idea to ensure it is properly sealed particularly… Continue reading Is stone flooring indestructible? How strong is stone