Calacatta Marble Slabs
Calacatta Marble slabs has been one of most sought after marbles since the time of Ancient Rome. This Italian marble is quarried from the heart of the Apuan Mountains in the Masa-Carrara Region of Italy.
Calacatta Marble Slabs are perfect for those seeking to add a touch of luxury and elegance to their home or commercial space. There are a number of Calacatta Marble varieties, including the famous Calacatta Oro and Calacatta Statuario Marble. Avant Stone Stocks both Calacatta Oro and Calacatta Statuario Marble slabs in Sydney, along with lesser known varieties such as Calacatta Bella, Calacatta Vagli, Calacatta Verde, Calacatta Viola, and Calacatta Corchia.
Calacatta Oro marble slabs typically have a distinct pure white background and bold light grey or gold veining. Calacatta Statuario marble slabs are famous for white cloudy background and bold, dark grey veins. Both Calacatta Oro and Calcatta Statuario are considered one of the most precious marble varieties and the uniqueness of each of the slabs results in a distinguished, luxury finish to your home or commercial space.
As the leading supplier of Calacatta marble slabs in Sydney, Avant Stone at all times of the year, stocks a large collection Calacatta marble slabs in our Sydney showroom. Our Calacatta Oro and Calacatta Statuario Marble slabs are handpicked, slab by slab, as we aim to only stock slabs that are of a size and pattern most desirable to the end consumer. We at all times, hold slabs that are large sizes 3.0m+ to ensure that there is minimal joints required in the masonry.
We invite you to come visit our showroom to find the best Calacatta Marble in Sydney. Our friendly and experienced staff will help you through this process to find your perfect piece of natural art.
Calacatta Marble for Kitchen, a stunning Italian marble in white and gold, comes from quarries found in the Apuan Mountains in Carrara, Italy. Here at Avant Stone, Sydney’s premier supplier of marble slabs, we offer more than thirty different marbles. Our primary focus is finding quality materials, sourcing only the marble slabs that feature patterns and colours suited to the modern Australian architectural palette. From Calcatta Viola to Calacatta Statuario, we offer a wide range. This stone is used to create benchtops, kitchen islands, backsplashes, and more.
What is the difference between Calacatta and Statuario marble?
Statuario Marble, regarded as one of the most prominent white marbles, is a more exclusive stone. With a dramatic, strong pattern and prominent grey and gold veining, this marble blends dramatic and delicate patterns. Calacatta Marble follows a linear pattern typically regarded as one of the most opulent and immaculate in appearance. Calacatta Marble sports bold veining in brown and gold undertones on a bright white surface.
Does Calacatta marble stain?
Yes, this marble is more porous compared to other stones and more vulnerable to damage. Staining, acid etching from acidic cleaners or foods, and scratches will if not taken care of and cleaned correctly.
How to clean Calacatta marble Benchtop?
Here’s how you can clean and care for your marble:
- Invest in a premium marble sealer. It will create a barrier between the marble and the surface, thus making it less vulnerable.
- Use pH-neutral cleaners to clean as ordinary cleaners have acidic properties. The acid will wear off the sealant and stain your marble.
Is Calacatta marble durable?
This strong, natural stone is heat resistant. Regularly sealed, it is durable for kitchens and bathrooms. Extra care is required. Nonetheless, the look and feel of the marble will make up for it.
Here, at Avant Stone, we offer the following marble choices:
- Calacatta Oro
- Calacatta Vagli
- Calacatta Corchia
- Calacatta Statuario
Among the most sought-after marbles globally, Calacatta Oro is an elegant marble with a pristine white background contrasted with bold grey veining. It pairs beautifully with benchtops, fireplaces and bathrooms, radiating sophistication. This classic Italian marble, used on high-end luxury developments for centuries, is one of the most prized marbles in the Avant Stone range. The timelessness and magnificence of this marble will visually enhance your home.
A warm white marble with soft earthy grey-gold veining, Calacatta Vagli has a dreamy look to it. Although striking in appearance, this marble can be used for large and small format applications. Benchtops feature walls and kitchen islands to shower niches and fireplace hearths; this stone leaves you with grace and luxury.
Calacatta Corchia, a stylish marble, has hints of cream in its veining, combined with silky wisps of grey, taupe, and charcoal, creating a dramatic effect that contrasts with its excellent white background. This beautiful marble has a classic and elegant appeal in both indoor and outdoor settings. This stone is perfect for large and small formal applications.
Prized for its dramatic dark grey veining and sharp angular patterns, Calacatta Statuario is a favourite. A trendy stone in today’s kitchens, it is the perfect marble to display your design choices. Perfect for benchtops, feature walls and kitchens, this stone is a very desirable option. This marble will enhance the space it is at.