sheffield vein cut limestone

specifications

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Sheffield Limestone Vein Cut offers a subtle, striated appearance. Because of its excellent properties and performance, and warm color, architects repeatedly specify this natural limestone for interior stone flooring, stone treads and risers, fireplace surrounds and stone wall cladding. Sheffield Limestone Vein Cut is available in honed and sandblasted finishes.

stone type

limestone

color

Tan with a subtle, striated appearance.

weathering characteristic

Like all limestones, Sheffield will fade when used outside or when exposed to direct sunlight for long periods of time.

properties

A high quality dolomitic limestone. It is hard, dense and durable and has a low absorption rate. Naturally occurring, small holes are visible. Like all limestones, Sheffield is affected by acids. No detrimental effects on the environment.

suitability

interior

maintenance

Depending on the application, impregnating sealers may be required. Contact us for information regarding the use of sealers, impregnators, cleaning, etc.

samples

upon request

ASTM results

upon request

finishes

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Honed Finish
Honed Finish
Sandblasted Finish
Sandblasted Finish

Finishes Descriptions

Honed – an extremely smooth, eggshell finish. Achieved with the use of fine diamonds.

Sandblasted - muted appearance in a flat, gritty finish.