The Natural stone is a solution for outdoor covering, floors and walls that never goes out of style. The versatility of this type of material allows it to be used in the construction sector, both for internal and external parts. There are different types of natural stone for outdoor flooring and wall covering: some are particularly valuable, by virtue of their structural characteristics, aesthetic appearance and reaction to time and atmospheric events..
The characteristics of outdoor flooring
The most used outdoor stones are porphyry and Luserna stone. Their physical characteristics make them perfect for outdoor flooring. These materials are in fact very resistant to frost, wear and maintain their characteristics over time. Luserna stone, in particular, thanks to its high flexibility, resists external stresses even in much reduced thickness. Among the outdoor floor items, we find pavers, strips, cubes, squared floors, flagstones.
Outdoor Stone Cladding
Stone wall cladding give an elegance and refinement of another time. There are different types of cladding materials, some more modern, such as square tiles, others more rustic such as cladding strips and wall stones, the latter widely used in mountain chalets. In addition, wall stone coverings ensure high thermal and acoustic insulation, keeping the rooms cool in summer and warm in winter.
Outdoor driveway stone flooring
Il Outdoor driveway stone flooring has to last over time. To make quality flooring on all outdoor surfaces, subject to the constant passage of vehicles and people, Luserna stone is an optimal solution. The thickness of the slabs is generally between 4 and 12 cm.
Another particularly performing solution is the ALPINKER 3.0, which is a faithful reproduction of Luserna stone in 3 cm thick porcelain stoneware tiles, certified for vehicles. Ideal for outdoor floors, this material is very resistant despite its thickness of just 3 cm
Indoor stone cladding
Stone claddings are nowadays widely used also inside homes. They give a rustic and precious aspect to the rooms. Luserna stone, in particular, in its numerous chromatic variations, constitutes a truly sophisticated solution. In addition, the stone insulates the rooms well, which remain cool in summer and warm in winter.