Carrara Bianco Extra marble

What is Carrara Bianco Extra marble?

Carrara bianco Extra Marble, sourced from the prestigious quarries in Carrara, Tuscany, Italy, is renowned for its superior quality and striking aesthetic appeal. This exquisite marble features a predominantly white background with light to medium grey veining that is more pronounced and defined compared to other grades, providing a sophisticated and luxurious look. The uniformity and clarity of the veining patterns make each slab a masterpiece, perfect for creating a high-end, timeless appearance in any space.

What is Carrara Bianco Extra marble used for?

Favored by architects and designers, Carrara Bianco Extra marble is ideal for both residential and commercial applications. Its versatility allows it to be used in flooring, countertops, wall cladding, bathroom vanities, and backsplashes, enhancing any environment with its elegance and grace. The marble’s ability to take a high polish brings out its natural luster, adding a touch of glamour and sophistication.

In addition to its visual appeal, Carrara Bianco Extra marble is valued for its durability and resilience. It can withstand the demands of high-traffic areas, making it suitable for use in spaces that require both beauty and functionality. However, like all natural stones, it requires regular maintenance, including sealing to protect against staining and etching from acidic substances.

What is Carrara bianco Extra slabs and tiles availability?

Carrara Bianco Extra marble‘s exceptional quality and timeless beauty make it a sought-after material for creating spaces that exude luxury and refinement. Its classic aesthetic, combined with its practical benefits, ensures that it remains a top choice for discerning homeowners and designers looking to make a lasting impression. It is available in Slabs and tiles 10 – 20 mm thick (3/4” – 1/8”) in a polished or honed surface finish. ask for actual stock availability!

Carrara bianco extra marble slabs

Carrara marble vanity top
Vanity in Carrara C extra marble cut from Slab with missing corner. polished finish
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TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Specification Description
Material Name Carrara Extra Marble
Origin Carrara, Tuscany, Italy
Color Predominantly bright white background with light to medium grey veining
Veining Patterns Pronounced and defined grey veining, offering a sophisticated and luxurious appearance
Texture Smooth texture with a highly uniform appearance
Applications Flooring, countertops, wall cladding, bathroom vanities, backsplashes, shower surrounds
Finish Options Polished, honed, brushed, leathered
Thickness Commonly available in 2 cm and 3 cm; tiles available in various thicknesses (typically 10 to 20 mm)
Density Approximately 2.7 g/cm³
Water Absorption Typically less than 0.5%, low water absorption rate
Compressive Strength Approx. 80-140 MPa
Flexural Strength Approx. 10-20 MPa
Porosity Low to moderate, requires sealing to maintain appearance and prevent staining
Maintenance Regular sealing recommended; clean with pH-neutral cleaners; avoid acidic substances
Durability Suitable for high-traffic areas; good resistance to wear and tear
Environmental Suitability Suitable for indoor applications; outdoor use not recommended due to potential for weathering and etching
Unique Features High-quality, uniform appearance, pronounced veining, enhances both traditional and contemporary designs
Price Range High-end pricing, reflecting superior quality and rarity
Alternative Names Carrara Bianco Extra, Carrara White Extra
Typical Tile Sizes 12″x12″, 12″x24″, 24″x24″; custom sizes available
Quarry Locations Quarries in the Carrara region of Tuscany, known for extracting the highest quality marble

*If you are a private client, contractor, architect, or designer, we can deliver to you wherever you are. All you need to do is find a stone fabricator or manufacturer in your area where we can deliver our product.

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