What Are Travertine Pavers?
Travertine is a kind of natural stone formed as a result of precipitation of calcium carbonate which is dissolved in cold or hot underground waters. Due to different minerals in natural spring water travertine pavers may contains different colors like brown, cream, yellow, gray, red and pink. Different patterns can be processed in different ways according to the formation of the stone in nature. Travertine is a softer rock than marble and granite which creates a beautiful and original look. Travertine pavers can be used almost all indoor& outdoor flooring and wall covering by cutting and surface treatments suitable for the intended use.
Outstanding Features of Travertine Pavers
Travertine pavers are chemical sedimentary stones formed by
the precipitation of calcium carbonate minerals in the cavities or places where
the thermal groundwater with calcium biocarbonate emerges. Natural stones like
travertines, are healthy, antibacterial, hygienic coating and flooring
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Travertine pavers have decorative appearances and their long life is another preferred reason for the users. They are not affected by the external environment and physical factors. Because travertine stones are natural, they are very resistant to changing weather conditions. Compared to other materials, they are included in the coating and flooring decoration materials which have a longer life.
It is known that Travertine improves with age. Colors will not fade over time. Travertine pavers will maintain their natural color for decades.
- Durable: There is a misconception about travertine, which suggests that the perforated and soft tissue of the travertine is fragile and delicate. However, one of the main benefits of travertine is, it is one of the most durable stones. Its soft and delicate texture is actually a different manifestation of its robustness. It has white, yellow, beige and even brown colors due to its iron oxide and hydroxide content.
- Easy to Clean: Travertine depending on its finish and wether it’s sealed or left in its natural state. They do not need maintenance. For maintenance, outdoor stones need to be washed, and indoors need to be removed from the dust.
- Safe: Travertine Pavers are also ideal for use around the pool and patios areas because they will stay cool on the feet and are freeze-thaw compatible. As an another benefit of travertine pavers, it have a non-slip surface finish as they have a high co-efficient of friction. This means that Travertine Pavers will provide a safe walking and play surface area for the whole family.
- Affordable: Natural stones are considered among the most economical architectural decoration coating and flooring materials if all these properties are considered and compared with other material prices. Today, competitive conditions, increase in stone variety, increase in production, renewal of machinery, etc., have led to natural stone prices to be cheaper and to increase suppliers.
In this content we tried to tell you the benefits of trevertine pavers. You can contact us at any time for more information.