Types of building stones

Building stones have played a pivotal role in humans’ lives since the very beginning of the human civilization as one of the strongest building materials. Moreover, the role of stones in different ancient structures from Stonehenge to Naghsh-e-Jahan square is evident.
Throughout this article, a few of these widely used materials will be introduced and their functions will be touched upon.

Different kinds of natural stones


Variety of colors and patterns, strength and high-quality polishing are among major reasons which have led to the popularity of this kind of stone. Also, affordable price is another important feature of this kind of natural stone. Considering that its stone blocks are extracted from Iranian quarries, the final price is relatively affordable.

Marble usage

This stone can be used as floor-tile, façade (interior façade), stair and stair case, parking floor and occasionally as exterior floor stone, exterior stair, bathroom floor, kitchen floor, etc. Also, some beige marbles can be used as cupboard surface.

Abadeh Marble

Pink flowers on desert soil bed

Pietra Gray

A lightning in darkness, creator of luxury space

Chehrak Marble

As beautiful as peace, as green as olive

Travertine Stone

Variety of colors, its light weight and versatility can be considered as the best features of travertine. Furthermore, travertine stones can be matched with different colors and convey a natural feeling, which are the most important features of natural stones.
The price of this stone is quite reasonable considering the final product.

Yellow Travertine

Yellow spectrum rise from bright sun for sun banquet

Titanium Traverine

A frame of mountains nature usable in all spaces

Red Travertine

Attractive stone with especial color

Crystalline Marble Stone

As the name suggests, its nature is somehow similar to crystal. The main conception regarding this stone is that it is translucent which is correct and this feature is due to transformed silica which exists in crystal. With the advent of advanced technology in stone production , mining and its unique paterns, this stone has become widely popular.

Aligudarz Crystalline Marble

Decorative Crystal Marble with nature painter’s show

Dark Crystalline Marble

Light sparkling in the twilight of a natural picture

Sayman Crystalline Marble

A lightning in darkness, creator of luxury space

Granite Stone

Granite is a light-colored igneous rock with grains large enough to be visible with the unaided eye. It forms from the slow crystallization of magma below Earth’s surface.
Granite is composed mainly of quartz and feldspar with minor amounts of mica, amphiboles, and other minerals. This mineral composition usually gives granite a red, pink, gray, or white color with dark mineral grains visible throughout the rock.
The most noticeable features of granite are its strength, durability and affordable price. These features have made this stone really popular with property developers. This stone is used in stairs and floors of crowded places.