“Sandstones” a precious gift of nature

Indian SandstoneIndia is the only country where sandstone can be found in most of its region. It can be seen in Bari Railway station in Bharatpur district, Jodhpur, Kota, Sawai, Madhopur, Bundi, Bikaner, and BhilwaraIndore, Damoh, Bilaspur, Rewa, Nimar, Sagar, Satna, Raigar, and Shahdol districts in Madhya Pradesh, Dholpur, Sawaimadhopur, Chittorgarh, Nimbhahera, Jhalawar, Pali and Jaisalmer in Rajasthan and many more places. Sandstones are sedimentary rocks which are hard and compact mainly composed of silica. The hardness and the rest feature may differ from origin to origin. There are varieties of sandstones whaich can be used for various purpose based on their feature. Since decades in India architectures been using it for various purpose. The sandstone walls added a great value and beauty to the historical monuments. The most common uses is for building forts, palaces, flooring, fire place and as a garden decorative.

Following the trend of the yesteryears, the architectures of the contemporary age acknowledges the value of sandstones. The sandstone blocks are used as foundations and stonewalls for most houses built near sea beach due to its aich can be used for various purpose based on their feature. Since lkaline resistance whlkaline resistance which will protect the walls from corrosion and weathering. Using sandstone as stonewall isn't only about the durability but now it has become a trend.

Using polished natural sandstone as floorings are popular these days, it it ideal for office flooring, houses, shopping malls and even as stepping stones in amusement parks. Sandstone flooring isn't only about durability but gives an unusual classic finish which sooths your eye and easy to clean as well. It is used as flooring in chemical industries due to its acid resistance properties. Since decades its been used for making fireplace s and still we can see the same in contemporary age. Generally the rough and weathered sandstones are used for fireplaces and walkaways. It is also used in manufacturing of plate glass, fine table glassware, and common glassware.

Sandstones are precious gift to humankind from nature. You can choose your best option from varieties of reformed sandstones which are easily available in the market.

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