The demand for sandstone slabs has been magnifying every day. Its consumption is increasing and different applications in different designs are being made out of these slabs. A flat, broad mold of sandstone, these are honed, polished and calibrated into varieties in size. Architects are very much fascinated with sandstone slabs and is widely used in the arena of architecture.
Areas of Existence
The sandstone slabs are found mainly in Rajasthan - the only place in India with extensive sandstone deposits. Sand stone slabs are hand dressed in different thickness and colors and are extensively exported. The overseas buyers also demand machine cut sandstone slabs. Pink, beige and red sandstones slabs are particularly popular among the buyers.
Usage of Sandstone Slabs
Sandstone slabs was first promoted for monuments and commercial buildings in India. Looking to the beautiful look it provided, some of the architects using sandstone slabs for cladding in residential houses, commercial buildings and hotels. Sandstone slabs are extremely popular for exterior applications such as in cladding and garden pathways.