Carrara bianco Gioia marble

Carrara Bianco Gioia marble

What is Carrara Bianco Gioia marble?

Carrara bianco Gioia marble, quarried from the famous Carrara region in Tuscany, Italy, is renowned for its elegant and refined aesthetic. This marble features a predominantly white to light grey background with distinctive, fine to medium grey veining that creates a sophisticated and timeless look. The intricate veining patterns are more diffuse compared to other Carrara varieties, giving each slab a unique and subtle beauty.

What is Carrara Bianco Gioia marble used for?

Highly sought after by architects and designers, this marble is ideal for both residential and commercial applications. Its versatility allows it to enhance various spaces, from flooring and countertops to wall cladding, bathroom vanities, and backsplashes. The marble’s ability to take a high polish accentuates its natural luster, adding a touch of glamour and upscale appeal to any environment.

Beyond its visual allure, Carrara Bianco Gioia marble is valued for its durability and resilience, making it suitable for high-traffic areas. However, like all marbles, it requires regular maintenance to preserve its pristine appearance. This includes sealing to prevent staining and etching from acidic substances and cleaning with pH-neutral cleaners.

Carrara Bianco Gioia marble‘s unique combination of subtle elegance and robust functionality makes it a top choice for creating spaces that are both beautiful and enduring. Its timeless charm ensures that it remains a favored material for those seeking to infuse their interiors with a classic yet contemporary feel.

What is Carrara bianco Gioia slabs and tiles availability?

Carrara bianco gioia marble is available in stock, in 20mm thick slabs and tiles (3/4”). Polished and honed finish is recommended to enhance the beauty of this marble. Ask for actual stock availability photos now!

Carrara bianco Gioia marble slab

Carrara bianco C gioia venatino
Slab of Carrara bianco C Gioia grade 20mm thick (3/4'') polished or honed. Ideal as kitchen countertop worktop island or bathroom wall and floors

Carrara Bianco Gioia marble close up

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TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Specification Description
Material Name Carrara Bianco Gioia Marble
Origin Carrara, Tuscany, Italy
Color White to light grey background with fine to medium grey veining
Veining Patterns Intricate, diffuse grey veining that creates a subtle and elegant 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 Subtle and diffuse veining, highly uniform appearance, versatile applications, timeless elegance
Price Range Moderate to high, depending on slab quality and thickness
Alternative Names Carrara Gioia, Carrara White Gioia
Typical Tile Sizes 12″x12″, 12″x24″, 24″x24″; custom sizes available
Quarry Locations Quarries in the Carrara region of Tuscany, known for extracting high-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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