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Purchasing Guidelines for Marble and Granite Stone

Wed Oct 28, 2009Total posts : 15
kavitha
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Topic: Purchasing Guidelines for Marble and Granite Stone

i need to know which is better for flooring either granite or marble... i came to know that granite or marble wil create pain in the leg for older people when they walk on it for a long time....plz do let me know more about flooring.

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Wed Oct 28, 2009Post  #1
kavitha
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i would like to know more about interior decoration for house.our house has 3 bedrooms with dress rooms and attatched bathrooms, hall,kitchen, dinning, pooja and sit out and portico
 
Fri Oct 30, 2009Post  #2
damodar
damodar

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Please give me marble laying ideas with boarders and skirting with granite.
 
Fri Oct 30, 2009Post  #3
pravin
pravin

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How we could identify the good quality green marble for Kitchen? What are the measure scale to identify it.
 
Wed Nov 04, 2009Post  #4
anand
anand

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can i use marble for wall cladding, for front elvation,how it will look.
 
Mon Nov 16, 2009Post  #5
naina
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i am constructing on top of existing house ground floor. first floor has 4'parapet wall all over,one bedroom and bath and staircase,headroom and foyer. area to be built is 1780 sqft,- 2 bedrooms,2bath,kitchen,storeand utility.in addition 120sqft stairs leading to 2ndfloor, headroom and terrace needs to be built. builder is quoting 24lacs for all of this. providing flush doors, vetrified tiles in all rooms,ceramic tiles in bathroom, upvc door frames. he will use existing 4'feet parapet wall andbuild on top. is this rate correct
 
Sat Jul 24, 2010Post  #6
pravin ballamwar
pravin ballamwar

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b,coz of space problem i have to build staircase in anticlockwise pls tell me what is bad effect as per vastu
 
Thu Jul 29, 2010Post  #7
geetanjali nitave
geetanjali nitave

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what is 1)water cut granite 2)kerosene cutter
 
Sun Aug 15, 2010Post  #8
dhanasegaran
dhanasegaran

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what is mean by flamefinish granite
 
Fri Aug 20, 2010Post  #9
rayhanaparvin
rayhanaparvin

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Hi, May I know if you provide an engineer and masons for constructing house in Chennai
 
Thu Feb 03, 2011Post  #10
praveen
praveen

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what precaution should take while laying crack marble
 
Fri Jun 03, 2011Post  #11
RAMNIK SOOD
RAMNIK SOOD

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Need feedback about good and bad qualities of Sadar Halli granite
 
Fri Jun 03, 2011Post  #12
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)

Join date: Mar 2008

Dear Sir

       Sadar hali granite is cheap in cost in comparision to other granite. As the price indicates, it has some disadvantages , it is soft material and may absorb liquids (tea/coffee etc) and hence the color will fade. If you are planning for walls, it may not affect you.

 
Thu Jan 12, 2012Post  #13
deepak vak
deepak vak

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caution b4 using granite/natural stone in homes. pls read the following links- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Granite#Natural_radiation http://www.epa.gov/radiation/tenorm/granite-countertops.html http://nitishpriyadarshi.blogspot.com/2009/04/think-twice-before-using-radioactive.html
 
Wed Jan 25, 2012Post  #14
HPVO
HPVO

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Hi, I have been told that the slab that I have used as my profile pic is some kind of stone however I have no idea what it is. It is 25mm thick, black/gray in colour and is easily scratched. Is anyone able to help me identify what it may be?
 
Sun Jan 13, 2013Post  #15
Sonu chaudhary
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generally how check marble stone quality for purchasing
 

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