Finishing of natural stnone

Antico - Antique

Antico - Antique

Original, in-house finish of our own that gives the natural stone an aged effect as if the tile has already been used intensively for many years.

Brossato

Brossato

This finish softens the natural roughness of the natural stone, emphasising its intense colours. Pleasant to touch or walk on.

Diamant cut - Sawn only

Diamond cut - Sawn only

Pure, untreated finish for the slab or tile the way it looks after the natural stone block has been sawn. The type of saw determines whether parallel grooves or circular marks can be seen. Mainly used for outdoor applications.

Bouchardino

Bouchardino

This finish lends the natural stone a fine, bush hammered surface with uneven irregularities. This brings out extra colour accents and nuances in the stone. It is smooth to the touch, with an anti-slip effect.

 

Gebouchardeerd

Bush hammered

Working the surface with a pointed hammer creates uneven irregularities in the structure of the tile. Feels rather rough, with an anti-slip effect.

Polisched

Polished 

The shiniest and smoothest finish by far, which presents the colours, veins and fossil structures at their most visible and intense. A mirror effect is created in dark shades. 

Hand honed

Hand honed

Scouring the natural stone considerably reduces the traces of sawing. The result is an even surface. Suitable for outdoor applications.

Flaming

Flamed

The temperature shock after flaming the tile leads to natural cracking on the surface. This gives the natural stone a rough texture. Ideal for outdoor applications thanks to its anti-slip
properties.

Heritage

Heritage

The natural ageing process is perfectly imitated with this special finish.

Natural cleft

Natural Cleft 

The untreated, rough surface of certain natural stone types gives attractive results.

Chisselled

Chisselled 

Based on the well-known, pure craft.Often used for paving stones and façade cladding.The parallel lines on the surface are typical of this finish.

Sablino

Sablino 

A combination of various processes give the natural stone a rough, finely-grained effect.

Satino

Satino 

Semi-rough finish that makes the surface feel somewhat coarse yet matt. Gives the surface a unique feel all of its own.

Honed

Honed 

The surface of the natural stone is scoured until a warm, matt shine is obtained. The grain used for scouring determines the result obtained. Suitable for countless interior applications.

Cleft

Cleft

The robust, cleft surface has large splinters and hollows in all shapes and sizes, irregularly distributed over the surface. Ideally suited to street paving, driveways and façade cladding.

Brosso Vecchio

Brosso Vecchio

Unusual, matt finish for marbles with a unique ‘leather touch' feel.

Vieux Manoir

Vieux Manoir

Working the edges and surface of the natural stone gives the stone an antique, aged effect. Particularly suitable for creating a Burgundian or country style.

Sabbiatino

Sabbiatino

In-house finish that creates a special, pleasant feeling to the touch. Small irregularities in the surface are typical of this finish. Suitable for indoor and outdoor applications.

 

Alligato

Alligato

Unique process that gives the surface the appearance of alligator skin.

Aquaflamed

Aquaflamed

A very robust finish that accentuates the intense, natural colour of the natural stone.

Flamewashed

Flamewashed

A rather solid finish, which highlights the intense, natural colors of the natural stone.

Gelido

Gelido

A surface treatment developed in-house in which the tile retains its rough edge but with a surface that is nonetheless relatively flat. Suitable for outdoor applications with anti-slip
properties.

 

Dark hand honed

Dark hand honed

Scouring the surface lends the natural stone a deep, dark tint. Light colour nuances give the tile a warm, contemporary appearance.

Tumbled

Tumbled

The serrated edges of the tile bring out the aged character that this surface treatment aims to achieve.

Sandblasted

Sandblasted

Sandblasting the stone gives the slab or tile a rough, fine-grained look and feel.

Sabantico

Sabantico

A colourful mixture of our own finishes. It lends the tile an authentic feel with small irregularities on the surface. Very pleasant to the touch.

 

Stonewashed

Stonewashed

An aged appearance with an idiosyncratic, contemporary touch. Exclusively for Kilkenny Limestone.

Vieux Castel

Vieux Castel

The serrated edges and unusual surface process lend the tile a worn effect with an authentic character.

Anzano

Anzano

A somewhat rougher finish, compared to matt or polished finishes, that nonetheless has an especially pleasant feel.

Letano

Letano

The natural colour of the granite is given extra emphasis with this original, matt finish. A ‘leather touch' feel is created.

Sensato

Sensato

Scouring the natural stone considerably reduces the traces of sawing. The result is an even surface. Suitable for outdoor applications.

 

Linea

Linea

Fine vertical lines on the surface are characteristic of this semi-matt, decorative finish.

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